Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

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UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute is complying with and exceeding existing coronavirus disease (COVID-19) control protocols outlined by the CDC.

If you have questions, feel you may have been exposed, or are sick, contact the Douglas County Health Department hotline (Monday-Friday) at 402-444-3400. Additional information is available by reviewing the following links and documents:

People with disabilities are most at risk in our community. We can all help to keep them safe! See what MMI is doing on-site.

How can you help?

Spread the word (not the virus)


Coronavirus Self-Checker [link to]
This automated tool is not designed to diagnose coronavirus but is a guide to help you make decisions and seek appropriate medical care.

Shelter in Place

What exactly do these words mean? [link to]

General Resources

Information on Coronavirus in plain language:  English [PDF]  |  Español [PDF]

Multilingual resources on COVID-19 [link to Switchboard blog]

Multilingual videos on COVID-19 provided by Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska [link to youtube]

World Health Organization (WHO) Updates [link to]

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 Partner Toolkit [link to]

Division of Children and Family Services Provider and Partner FAQs [link to Nebraska DHHS]

Special Olympics provides "What You Need to Know about the Coronavirus Outbreak," including latest news and frequently asked questions. [link to]

States’ Responsibility for Special Education during COVID [link to U.S. Department of Education]

Talking with children about Coronavirus: Messages for parents, school staff, and others working with children [link to]

Community Resources

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation: Policy changes, opportunities for communities, and general updates connected to response to COVID-19 [link to]

Outlook Nebraska: Transportation/pick up services, rent/utility/bills and food/grocery assistance, and mental health hotlines [link to]

United Way Coronavirus Community Economic Relief Fund [link to]

Healthy at-home

Special Olympics provides guides to:

Fun at-home

MMI has created this resource page because the content serves the public good and is consistent with our mission of providing outreach and extraordinary patient care to individuals throughout the I/DD community. The provision of this information should not be considered an endorsement.