Closed POD (Point of Dispensing) Partner Resources
Closed PODs are sites where medications are dispensed to people affiliated with that location. Universities, community agencies, extended care facilities and other organizations can serve their students, residents and employees.
Closed PODs in Minnesota
- Closed POD organizations become partners of public health to develop an agreement and a response plan, and to operate in accordance with guidance of CDC and MDH. Materials and training are provided to the closed POD administrator, medical director, and staff. Opportunities for workshops and exercises may be provided. Use the resources below to become a closed POD partner in Minnesota
Connect with your public health agency
- Find Your Local Health Department of Community Health Board
Private business or healthcare organizations should contact their local health department.
State or federal agencies should contact MDH's SNS program.