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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Screening and Testing
Here's the latest Coronavirus news impacting brokers and employers:
  • Humana publishes Covid-19 Employer FAQs. Provides information on waived Covid-19 testing costs, waived telemedicine costs, early prescription refills, and member support line.
  • UnitedHealthcare offers special Covid-19 Enrollment Opportunity to enroll employees who did not previously enroll in coverage.
  • California DOI provides guidance for the insurance industry on how to interpret the term “Essential Businesses” in the recent California “shelter-in-place” order.
  • CCSB reminds employers that employees who experience a Qualifying Life Event (QLE) such as a loss in coverage can apply for an individual plan with Covered California. Separately, Covered California also announces the extension of the individual exchange special enrollment period through June.
  • Governor Newsom announces California statewide “shelter-in-place” order impacting all residents and businesses except those involved in “essential businesses.”
  • Blue Shield provides Teladoc Health’s virtual care service at $0 cost.
  • President Trump signs Coronavirus relief law which includes provisions for emergency paid leave for workers.
  • The US Small Business Administration (SBA) is providing low-interest loans to help small businesses recover from the impact of the Coronavirus.

Visit Claremont’s Coronavirus broker resources page to learn more.

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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.

Access The COVID-19 Resources

Other New: Carrier and Industry Updates
We understand the Coronavirus is the top priority for you and your clients, but you'll likely want to stay informed about other non-Coronavirus developments including:

For additional industry and carrier news, visit our website.

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Healthcare Reform
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March 25
• Application Deadline:
  - Chinese Community
    Health Plan

March 26
• NCAHU Bocce Mixer

March 27
• SAHU Vanguard Mixer

March 30
• Choice Builder
  COVID-19 Webinar

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
• CAHU Webinar:
  ACA Hot Topics
• SBAHU Lunch & CE

April 9
• IEAHU Lunch & CE
April 14
  Certification Course
• VCAHU Short Talks

April 15
• SDAHU Dancing
  with The Stars

April 20
• OCAHU Take a Swing
  Fore The Cure Charity
  Golf Tournament

April 22
• LAAHU Symposium

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