Disease Prevention & Immunization


Immunization Information

Immunization are available for children and adults who:

  • Have no health insurance
  • Are enrolled in a Minnesota Health Care Program (MHCP): MN Medical Assistance (MA), Minnesota Care (Mn Care), or Prepaid Medical Assistance Program (PMAP)
  • Have insurance that will not pay for vaccines, that covers only selected vaccines
  • Have insurance that caps vaccine coverage at a certain amount

Immunization Clinics:
Public Health Offices, 1117 Center St., New Ulm.  For an appointment, call (507) 233-6820

Immunization Schedules:

Immunization Basics (Link)
Understanding Vaccines (Link)

Disease Reporting and Information

Foodborne Illness Hotline - Call to report foodborne illness to Minnesota Department of Health (877) 366-3455 or 1-877-FOOD ILL or call your local Public Health Department or the Brown-Nicollet Environmental Health at (800) 931-4140

Minnesota Department of Health Infectious Disease Information: (877) 676-5414 or (651) 201-5414