Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)
Minnesota Health Information Clearinghouse
625 Robert St N, St. Paul, MN, 55155
Distance: 1033 Miles
Get information and resources about health and health care in Minnesota.
The clearinghouse helps families, individuals, employers, health care providers, health plan staff, government agencies, and anyone else with health or health care questions. They provide both answers and connect people to other organizations.
They can answer questions about:
* Health coverage
- Health coverage options
- Health care complaint information
- Guide to purchasing health insurance
* Medical records
- Medical records information
- Locating hospital medical records
- Clearinghouse resource list
- Guide to health care resources
* Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) action plan and collaboration plans
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Certificates and Records
- Children and Youth with Special Health Needs (CYSHN)
- COVID-19 Information
- Diseases and Conditions
- Emergency Preparedness & Response
- Find a Funeral Home
- Find Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support
- Follow Along Program Online Enrollment Form
- Health Care and Coverage
- Health Care Facility and Service Complaints
- Health Regulation
- HIV/AIDS Testing
- Immunizations and Vaccine Information
- Infectious Disease, Epidemiology, Prevention and Control
- Injury, Violence and Safety
- Medical Cannabis Program
- Prevention and Healthy Living
- Stroke Designated Hospitals
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
LH-3500.2500General Health Insurance Information/Counseling Definition
Programs that help people in need of health insurance evaluate the full range of alternatives available to them and select the coverage that best meets their needs.
LH-3500.4800Managed Health Care Information Definition
Programs that provide information and guidance regarding available managed health care options with the objective of helping people become more knowledgeable health care consumers. Managed health care deals with the variety of methods for financing and organizing the delivery of health services in which costs are contained by controlling the provision of services.
LH-3500.8000State/Local Health Insurance Information/Counseling Definition
Programs that offer information and guidance for people who do not qualify for Medicaid, do not have access to insurance provided by an employer or cannot afford privately purchased health insurance regarding their state and/or local government health insurance options (including insurance programs administered by the state or at the local level and public/private partnerships between state and/or local government entities and health insurance companies or other private organizations) with the objective of empowering them to make informed choices. Some programs may also help people who qualify with enrollment.
TJ-3000.8000Specialized Information and Referral Definition
Programs that maintain information about community resources that are appropriate for a specific target group or human services sector (for example, youth programs or addiction services) and which link individuals who are in need of specialized services with appropriate resources and/or which provide information about community agencies and organizations that offer specialized services.
TJ-3200.5000Medical Information Services Definition
Programs that provide information about specific health and health-related topics including diseases and conditions, birth control, alcohol and drug abuse, mental health, safety and other similar topics that interested individuals can access on a website or in person, or by telephone, email, chat, text or other communication channel. Information may be in a self-serve, browsable format (for example a web resource directory or library of audio recordings) or provided by live agents with expertise in the field.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YJ-8800People Without Health Insurance Definition
Individuals and families who have no health care insurance coverage and who may not be receiving adequate medical care as a consequence.
YZ-3050Health Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of health problems and/or care.
YZ-6910Public Health Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topics of environmental health, communicable disease control, immunizations and other public health issues.