COVID-19 INFORMATION - Updated 10/19/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is an ever changing situation. It is difficult to disseminate the most up-to-date information in a timely manner. With the concerns about coronavirus, we want to reassure you that the Board of Chiropractic Examiners (MBCE) is remaining focused on our mission of public health and protection during these unprecedented times.
The MBCE encourages all chiropractors to stay up-to-date with recommendations and protocols established by the World Health Organization (WHO), the U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and local health departments in regard to COVID-19.
Minnesota Chiropractic Association COVID-19 Information
CDC COVID-19 Information
WHO COVID-19 Information
Health and Human Services, Office of Civil Rights tele-medicine link
Governor Tim Walz Executive Order 20-04
Governor Tim Walz Executive Order 20-08
Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 Information
COVID-19 Communication to Patients
Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards (FCLB)- COVID-19
March 23, 2020: All licensees are advised that anyone making claims that adjustments can provide immunity to the flu or coronavirus is likely in violation of statute and rule relating to both scope of practice and advertising claims.
The Governor's Executive Orders allow resumption of non-critical care. While transitioning to the new executive orders we recommend that you continue to use heightened screening protocols with patients regarding travel/exposure/illness and those with increased risk/vulnerability, before accepting them into your clinic. For further guidance please contact the CDC/MDH.
Once a report of exposure is made please contact the CDC for further guidance regarding self-quarantining and reporting the exposure.