The Latest on COVID-19

The Latest

The holiday season is upon us, and families and residents are hoping for a year of togetherness. We are happy to share that 2021 will not hold the same restrictions as last year. Please view the letter from our Executive Director of Quality and Corporate Compliance for more information about visitation and the holidays.

For current restrictions and regulations for specific communities, please reach out directly to them to learn more. You can also learn more in our FAQs.

Here is a list of past communication from the Walker Methodist Leadership team.

Past Communication


Lessons learned from 2020

Renewed hope

Partnership with Lifesprk helps seniors in unique ways

September Guidance in moving from Level 1 to Level 2

August MDH visitation and status update

July More about Essential Caregiving, July status update

July Essential Caregivers Program, status update

July Letter to the Editor of the Star Tribune

July  Visits, status update

June Father's Day, outdoor visitations, and status update

June Message from Anneliese Peterson

June Send us your questions

May Memorial Day reflection and status update

May Status update

May What it means for Walker Methodist as the state is beginning to reopen

May Status update, testing, and PPE

May Safety and companionship

April Status update

April Helping to keep residents from feeling isolated 

April So much good is still happening in our communities

April Walker employees receive additional temporary pay increase during COVID-19 crisis

March Resident tests positive

March Employee tests positive

March Letter from Walker's president: Our promise

March Minnesota and Wisconsin governors issue orders to stay home

March To ensure safety, Walker Methodist moves to highest levels of precaution

March Walker Methodist adds further visiting restrictions: no non-essential visitors at this time

March Walker Methodist increases safety measures surrounding COVID-19

March Open letter regarding the coronavirus and staying healthy