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.
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.
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
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.