John L. Hick, MD

Emergency Medicine

Specialty Centers


Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

"I want to help patients feel better, and provide them with the tools and follow up to attain the best health possible."

Clinical Expertise

Dr. Hick is board-certified in Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medical Services. He trained in Emergency Medicine and EMS at HCMC and currently serves as Deputy Chief Medical Director for Hennepin EMS and Medical Director for Emergency Preparedness at HCMC.

Credibility

  • Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota
  • Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians

Honors

  • Minneapolis/St. Paul magazine 'Top Doc' 2006-2009
  • Medica / Twin Cities Business 'Health Care Hero' 2009
  • HCMC Emergency Medicine 'Teacher of the Year' 2010

Publications

  • Oakley E, Ho JD, Johnson V, Vancamp J, Melson T, Hick JL. Last 5 publications as of January 2016, Splenic Artery Aneurysm: An Important Cause of Hemoperitoneum and Shock. Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2013 Oct 17
  • Hick JL, Hanfling D, Courtney B, Lurie N. Rationing Salt Water: Disaster Planning and Daily Care Delivery. NEJM 2014;370(17):1573-6
  • Einav S, Hick JL, Hanfling D, Erstad BL, Toner ES, Branson RD, Kanter RK, Kissoon N, Dichter JR, Devereaux AV, Christian MD; Task Force for Mass Critical Care. Surge capacity logistics: care of the critically ill and injured during pandemics and disasters: CHEST consensus statement. Chest. 2014 Oct;146(4 Suppl):e17S-43S.
  • Hick JL, Einav S, Hanfling D, Kissoon N, Dichter JR, Devereaux AV, Christian MD; Task Force for Mass Critical Care. Surge capacity principles: care of the critically ill and injured during pandemics and disasters: CHEST consensus statement. Chest. 2014 Oct;146(4 Suppl):e1S-e16S.
  • Devereaux AV, Tosh PK, Hick JL, Hanfling D, Geiling J, Reed MJ, Uyeki TM, Shah UA, Fagbuyi DB, Skippen P, Dichter JR, Kissoon N, Christian MD, Upperman JS; Task Force for Mass Critical Care. Engagement and education: care of the critically ill and injured during pandemics and disasters: CHEST consensus statement. Chest. 2014 Oct;146(4 Suppl):e118S-33S.

Personal

"I enjoy working with students, residents, and patients, and participating in care in the hospital as well as the pre-hospital and rescue environments."

 

Medical School

Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN, USA

Residency

Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA

Fellowship

Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA