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Posted on: April 19, 2023

FREE Workforce Workshop for today's staffing struggles by Mission Critical Partners (MCP)

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Discover Solutions for Workforce Issues in Our Free Virtual Workshop

Mission Critical Partners is hosting our first virtual "Workforce Workshop" beginning on May 23. This multiweek interactive workshop is tailored to support public safety agencie...

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View the Upcoming Events for 9-1-1 page for dates Statewide Newsflash ( News)
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Cleaning and Disinfecting Guidelines for COVID-19 Response

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In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, radio manufacturers have provided recommended cleaning and disinfecting instructions for their radios and accessories, consoles, monitors and network infrastructure equipment.

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View Quick Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidelines Statewide Newsflash ( News)
Posted on: October 19, 2021

ECN Monthly Newsletter for October 2021 is Now Available on MNECB

ECN Monthly Update

To sign-up for notifications of the latest ECN Monthly Updates click on the Notify Me button and choose the Statewide Newsflash.

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ECN Monthly Updates Statewide Newsflash ( News)
Posted on: March 4, 2021

Resources and Documents from ECN

Notice to Emergency Communications Personnel

Our role at the Minnesota Department of Public Safety division of Emergency Communication Networks (DPS-ECN) is to provide support and to help public safety communicators navigate through uncertain times. DPS-ECN is sharing the following recommendations a...

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View Emergency Communication Networks Bulletin Statewide Newsflash ( News)
Posted on: April 23, 2020

FEMA Non-Healthcare COVID-19 PPE Needs Fact Sheet

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FEMA has recently published a fact sheet regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Addressing PPE Needs in Non-Healthcare Setting.

This guidance summarizes how organizations should consider and manage their personal protective equipment (PPE) needs while ...

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FEMA Fact Sheet Statewide Newsflash ( News)
Posted on: June 4, 2020

CISA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources


CISA Guidelines for 911 Centers: Pandemic document suite (June 2020) 

Developed to support public safety partners across all levels of government when developing plans and actions regarding governance, procedures, staffing, and cleaning and disinf...

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CISA Coronavirus page Statewide Newsflash ( News)
Posted on: March 26, 2020

NENA’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources


NENA’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

View NENA’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources page:

  • Navigating the COVID-19 Pandemic From the 9-1-1 Center Webinar on March 25th (Note: Webinar access is free, but you still need to register to view it)

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View NENA’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources Statewide Newsflash ( News)