Long-term Care Testing: COVID-19 - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Long-term Care Testing: COVID-19

Testing guidance, recommendations, and resources for long-term care (LTC) facilities.

On this page:
Overview and Guidance
Point Prevalence Survey (PPS) Toolkit
Testing Resources
Antigen Testing
Employee Testing Posters

Overview and Guidance

Testing guidance and resources for long-term care (LTC) facilities.

Point Prevalence Survey (PPS) Toolkit

Toolkit components provide broad recommendations to plan for, conduct, and respond to a point prevalence survey (PPS) in long-term care facilities. A majority of the content is relevant for all facilities, whether conducting testing on their own or with state support. Any facility performing PPS should refer to the resources in the section below.

As of 6/24/20

Testing Resources

Resources for facilities undergoing resident or staff testing.

Antigen Testing

Considerations for antigen testing in long-term care facilities.

Employee Testing Posters

Posters for long-term care facilities can download and print to promote employee testing.

Updated Friday, 18-Sep-2020 10:14:36 CDT