Pandemic Influenza Planning

The next influenza pandemic will affect everyone, all over the world. Find out what you need to know, and what you can do now to start preparing. Also find out about the community planning that is needed for schools, hospitals, businesses, and your government, to make sure you can continue to receive the services you need.

  • Pandemic Basics
    Start here! Get background information on pandemics, the effect they might have on Minnesota, and what you can do to prepare now.

  • MDH Pandemic Planning
    The Minnesota Department of Health leads the human health aspects of pandemic planning for the state.

  • For Schools
    Should schools close? What role do schools have in teaching proper hygiene?

  • For Health Professionals
    Materials for healthcare professionals, including hospitals, home health care, medical offices and clinics, emergency medical services, and medical transport.

  • For Local Public Health
    Resources to help in planning for the next pandemic, as well as for assisting local government, emergency management, and other parts of your community to prepare.

Updated Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 12:21PM