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Educational Resources

Updated February 15, 2021

As the Global COVID-19 Pandemic continues, resources for nursing and health sciences faculty will be consolidated on this page. Please check back often.

Vaccination Resources:

Process to gather information needed by local public health for vaccination purposes: a memo to Minnstate COVID Liaison Officers 1/19/21

Vaccination Survey Templates: Do not "open" this file. Instead, import it to your Qualtrics account. This is a survey to use gathering information from students and faculty about who may fall into different phases. Right click here and choose "save link as". Save the file to your computer and then import it into your Qualtrics account. The survey is also available in Microsoft Forms. Click here and then click "Duplicate File."

Excel Spreadsheet to Track Students and Faculty Requiring Phase 1a Vaccines.

Excel Spreadsheet to Track Students and Faculty Requiring Phase 1b Vaccines.  email: for access to this site.

For more information, and to find your local public health contact information for your college/university, see the "Vaccination Resources" tab on this MDH Sharepoint Site. If you cannot yet access that site, email:

Need Long-Term Care or Assisted Living Placements for your School? 

Please let us know and we will work with Care Providers of Minnesota and LeadingAge Minnesota to see if we can match you up with a facility to take your students. CLICK HERE

Other resources:

Academic-Practice Partnerships

County Positivity Rates (request access as needed HERE)

COVID-19: What you need to know (free course)

COVID-19 Community Testing Events: free testing for students/faculty

End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium support for nurses during COVID-19

Equity and Inclusion

Nursing Assistant Resources (note: many of the other resources on this current page also apply to Nursing Assistant education)

Nursing Regulatory and Accreditation Resources

Online Teaching Resources

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Information & N95 Fit Testing

Planning Resources for COVID-19

Self-Care Resources for Healthcare Workers

Simulation Resources during COVID-19


Note: The presence of any link on this webpage does not endorse the content of the linked websites. These links are for informational purposes only.

 If you have resources to add to this website, or for questions or concerns, please contact Jennifer Eccles, PhD RN, System Director of Nursing Initiatives, at