Emergency Preparedness Communications

Preparedness communication strategies include MDH news releases, preparedness newsletters, outreach efforts to non-English speaking people, risk communication techniques and amateur radio.

On this page:
News releases
Newsletters
Radios - backup communications
Risk communications
Translations

News releases

  • MDH News Releases
    A listing of the news releases produced by the Minnesota Department of Health.

  • Health Alert Network
    Learn about the program that delivers information to public health and health care providers across Minnesota in the event of a disease outbreak, environmental threat, natural disaster, or act of terrorism.

Newsletters

  • Ready to Respond MDH Preparedness Newsletter
    The Ready to Respond MDH Preparedness Newsletter focuses on health emergency issues, including statewide preparedness activities at the Minnesota Department of Health, in the healthcare system, district offices and more. updated quarterly

  • MDH Pandemic Influenza Newsletter
    A newsletter for Minnesota organizations preparing for a possible influenza pandemic.

Radios - backup communications

Risk communications

Translations

  • Emergency and Community Health Outreach
    ECHO TV produces a twenty-minute television program each month on a current health and safety issue in multiple languages. Topics range from influenza prevention to winter survival. Attention: Non-MDH link

Updated Wednesday, 08-Dec-2010 11:49:56 CST