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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Screening and Testing
Late last week California regulators issued guidance requiring all commercial health plans to provide coverage for medically necessary Covid-19 screening and testing at zero cost-sharing.

All major California carriers have since announced their zero cost-sharing coronavirus policy. Get the details.

Get The Details

Heal: Physician Home Visits
The Coronavirus health concern is resulting in more employees and their dependents staying home, either for work or as a health precaution. Now is a good time for employers with a qualifying Blue Shield or UnitedHealthcare plan to remind employees of the availability of physician home visits through Heal.

Learn about Heal physician home visits through Blue Shield and UnitedHealthcare.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
In response to the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) health concern, many businesses are reviewing their employee travel policies. To help employers, advise them about carrier travel assistance programs that may be available, either through their existing lines of coverage or through additional lines of coverage they may want to consider.

Carrier Travel Assistance Programs typically provide emergency assistance to members while traveling and can include:

  • Physician Dispatch
  • Emergency Evacuation and Repatriation
  • Critical Care Monitoring
  • Legal Consultations
  • Emergency Cash

Learn more about carrier travel assistance programs and eligibility.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for Brokers
As COVID-19 becomes a growing public health concern, you and your clients should have plans that focus on preparation, not fear. Make sure everyone stays up-to-date with the latest government and regulatory actions, new carrier policies, and advice from industry trade groups.

Get answers to common questions and the latest COVID-19 resources to advise your employer groups.

Get The COVID-19 Resources


Zero Cost-Sharing
Coronavirus Screening 
and Testing
Heal: Physician Home
Visits Through 
Blue Shield and

Carrier Travel
Assistance Programs
Coronavirus Resources
for Brokers

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Healthcare Reform
Knowledge Center

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March 13
• EBPA Employee
  Benefit Summit
• VCAHU Symposium

March 17
• GGAHU Social Media
  Strategies for Health
  Insurance Agents

March 18
• SAHU Lunch
March 19
• DCAHU Lunch & CE
• GGAHU Medicare
  Marketing & Retention
• SDAHU Lunch

March 24
• Application Deadline:
  - Covered California
    for Small Business

March 25
• Application Deadline:
  - Chinese Community
    Health Plan
• CAHU Women's

  Leadership Summit
March 26
• NCAHU Bocce Mixer
March 27
• SAHU Vanguard Mixer
March 31
• Application Deadline:
  - Reliance Standard

April 3
• Application Deadline:
  - DeltaCare
  - Delta Dental
  - Humana

April 6
• Application Deadline:
  - Blue Shield of CA

  - MetLife
April 7
• Application Deadline:
  - Beam Dental
  - Choice Builder
  - Principal
  - UnitedHealthcare

April 8
• SBAHU Lunch & CE

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