MDH Pandemic Planning
The Minnesota Department of Health leads the human health aspects of pandemic planning for the state.
All year long, MDH is monitoring for unusual flu strains in Minnesota that could become the next influenza pandemic, as well as helping people prepare for a pandemic. During a pandemic, MDH has strategies to slow the spread of the disease as well as to protect the health of all Minnesotans.
Pandemic Influenza Plan (PDF: 229KB/33 pages)
The entire plan: This Support Annex to the MDH All-Hazards Response and Recovery Plan gives details of MDH's activities during and in preparation of an influenza pandemic. July 2011.
- MDH Emergency Preparedness Plans
Various plans including the MDH All-Hazards Response and Recovery Base Plan detail what MDH will do during emergencies.
State Agency Planning
What is Minnesota doing to prepare? Which agencies are preparing?
- Ethical Considerations in a Pandemic