COVID-19 (coronavirus) Resources

Coronavirus updates

Stay informed & stay well

We have a lot of resources available on COVID-19, but have you seen these latest news and resources pertaining to COVID-19?
  • The amount of SARS-CoV-2 virus detected in the Twin Cities metro area appears to have risen significantly in recent days, with both the University of Minnesota and the Metropolitan Council posting rising figures in updates this week—Learn more here
  • On October 26, 2022, CMS published revised guidance for staff vaccination requirements (for all provider-types) related to assessing and maintaining compliance with the staff vaccination regulatory requirements
  • Stay "up to date" with vaccines including boosters—learn more from the CDC here!
  • With the flu season fast approaching, remember that Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC’s) “Interim Clinical Considerations for Use of COVID-19 Vaccines” supports administering COVID-19 vaccine with other vaccines, including flu, on the same day
  • Keep up to date by checking the “Vaccine Data Dashboard”, which tracks Minnesota's progress on the following: distribution of COVID-19 vaccine throughout the state; doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered; and who's getting vaccinated

Helpful resources
Resources & Tools

Communication during a crisis

Working with the media can be one of the most effective ways to make a positive impression, to communicate ideas and information, to educate the public, and to correct misconceptions. These resources will help you navigate communications during a crisis.

Communicating during a crisis brochure
Communication During a Crisis


You are welcome to call MDH with any questions regarding COVID-19. View the COVID-19 MDH staff contact list here.           

Of course, you can also contact us for questions or help. Our toll-free number is 1-800-462-0024.

Doug Beardsley
Doug Beardsley
Vice President of Member Services

Michaun Shetler
Michaun Shetler
Director of Assisted Living

Nicole Mattson
Nicole Mattson
Vice President of Strategic Initiatives

Patti Cullen
Patti Cullen, CAE