Emergency Contacts - EH: Minnesota Department of Health

Emergency Contacts

When to call the duty officer:

Minnesota Duty Officer Contacts:

Weekdays: 651-649-5451
Toll-Free: 1-800-422-0798
Satellite Phone: 1-254-543-6490

Be ready to provide the following information when contacting the Minnesota Duty Officer:

  • Name of caller
  • Telephone number for call-backs at the scene or facility
  • Have local officials been notified of incident
    (fire, police, sheriff)
  • Date, time and location of the incident
    (will need specifics)
  • Materials and quantity involved in the incident
  • Responsible party of the incident
    (trucking firm name, property or business owner name, etc.)
  • What kind of assistance is requested
    (informational, specialized team assets, etc.)
  • What has happened or what is happening

Other MDH Emergency Resources:

For Non-Emergencies:

  • MDH Main Receptionist:
    651-201-5000

  • MDH Communications Office:
    651-201-4989

  • MDH Food, Pools and Lodging Services (FPLS) Program:
    (for food supply safety and security)
    651-201-4500

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Updated Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 09:11AM