Category Archives: COVID-19

When can I get my COVID Vaccine?

Minnesota has put together a timeline, please click on the link to see the timeline  – COVID Vaccine Timeline 


COVID-19 Vaccine

The Cook Hospital is collaborating with the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) to provide COVID-19 vaccine administration.  We have been provided a small amount of vaccine to be administered based on current guidelines.  We will be immunizing patients 65 years of age and older.  Please click here to sign up. As we receive the vaccine…


COVID-19 Update January 2021

As we enter the new year, the COVID-19 pandemic remains a major problem in our country. The health care team at the Cook Hospital and Care Center want the public to be aware that we have been vaccinating our staff, residents, and local EMS providers. We encourage the public to be proactive and obtain the…


COVID-19 Care Center Update September 2020

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has issued recommendation for long-term care visitation and activities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Cook Care Center is in: LEVEL 1 LEVEL 1 visitation guidance Non-essential visitors are not allowed in the facility. Exceptions will be made for compassionate care visits. Outdoor visits are allowed (please call Nettie at 218-666-6218…


COVID-19 Update September 2020

All persons who enter our facility will be required to undergo an active screening process for COVID symptoms.  Your temperature will be taken and you will be asked several questions.  Everyone is also required to wear a face covering, per the Governor’s Executive Order.  We encourage you to wear your own face covering, if you…


COVID-19 Update July 2020

All persons who enter our facility will be required to undergo an active screening process for COVID symptoms.  Your temperature will be taken and you will be asked several questions.  Everyone is also required to wear a face covering, per the Governor’s Executive Order.  We encourage you to wear your own face covering, if you…


Thank You!!

Thank you to an anonymous donor for an employee lunch provided by Pattenn’s Café.”  


COVID-19 Triage

If you have signs or symptoms relating to COVID-19, please utilize one of the triage procedures listed below before presenting to our emergency room.  They will inform you if you need to present to the emergency room. The Cook Hospital has partnered with these facilities below to offer COVID-19 Telephone and Online Triage Services for…


COVID Mask Donation

Thank you to everyone who has inquired about donating face masks to our facility.  We are overwhelmed by the numerous offers and generous support of our community. The Cook Hospital is in urgent need of industrial-grade face masks (N95s and all other kinds) and full-face shields.  Fabric, handsewn masks are also requested and will be…


Coronavirus – Care Center Visitation Policy

March 23, 2020 To Our Residents and Family Members: We appreciate the concern and understanding that you’ve shown during this challenging time as we deal with the Coronavirus situation here at Cook Hospital & Care Center.  Protecting your health and safety is our top priority, so we have needed to respond to the latest COVID-19…