New waivers and modifications
The commissioner temporarily waived the rule requiring a doctor’s order to provide a resident on Medical Assistance in a skilled nursing facility a private room for up to 14 days if there is a documented COVID infection control risk.
Help is available for hungry Minnesotans
As the struggle to put healthy food on the table has increased, there is more help available from state and local sources.
Awards honor excellence in human services
The Minnesota Department of Human Services has announced the winners of its Circle of Excellence awards, which recognize organizations that have partnered with DHS and done an exemplary job of providing food, shelter and other assistance to Minnesotans in need.