Updated Daily Aetna: What you need to Know about COVID-19 Aetna has created an all-in-one resource site for members. Find links to COVID-19 testing sites, ways to protect yourself, and more. Visit the site.
October 21, 2020 Aetna: Small Group Updates for 2021 Aetna has some additional, important updates for brokers and 1-100 size groups in California. Read more.
March 30, 2020 Aetna: Coverage FAQs FAQs regarding coverage.
April 3, 2020 Ameritas: BenefitEd Program Information regarding the recent passing of HR 748 in the COVID-19 stimulus bill allowing employers to contribute up to $5,250 per year on a tax-free basis to an employee’s student loan.
March 30, 2020 Ameritas: Coronavirus FAQ Ameritas is working around the clock to answer commonly asked questions for customers and business partners. Read more.
Anthem Blue Cross
Updated Daily Anthem Blue Cross:What you need to know about COVID-19 It’s normal to have some questions about what COVID-19 is and to think about protecting yourself and the people you care about the most. Anthem Blue Cross is working to keep you updated. Visit the site.
December 22, 2020 Anthem Blue Cross: COVID-19 FAQs Anthem releases FAQs to brokers and employers. Read more.
June 16, 2020 Anthem Blue Cross: Small Group Updates Anthem releases updates for small groups. Read more.
March 26, 2020 Avesis: COVID-19 FAQ for Brokers Read the lastest broker FAQ. Read more.
March 23, 2020 BEST Life: COVID-19 Policy Updates BEST Life is making some changes to support you during this time and is working behind the scenes to find more ways we can make sure you don’t lose access to the services you need to help you stay healthy and have some peace of mind. Read more.
Blue Shield of California
Updated Daily Blue Shield of California: COVID-19 Resources Blue Shield of California has released a resource page for members. Blue Shield is taking immediate steps to support Gov. Newsom’s action to expand coronavirus coverage to promote the health, safety, and well-being of all members.
February 2, 2021 Blue Shield: Extension of Waivers Blue Shield of California is extending cost-sharing waivers through February 28, 2021, for COVID-19 treatment. Learn more.
December 17, 2020 Blue Shield: COVID-19 Vaccines: Here's What You Need to Know About Coverage It's important it is to have reliable information about the availability of FDA-emergency use authorized vaccines while maintaining the fight against COVID-19. Read more.
May 6, 2020 CalCPA: Actively at Work Provision CalCPA Health has implemented modifications to the actively‐at‐work provision as a result of the COVID‐19 pandemic. Learn more.
March 18, 2020 CalCPA: COVID-19 Notice CalCPA issues a notice to all members. Read the notice.
April 1, 2020 CaliforniaChoice: COVID-19 FAQs Get answers to your questions. Read more.
March 12, 2020 CaliforniaChoice: Partner Resources CaliforniaChoice releases details on how health plan partners are responding to COVID-19. Read more.
April 1, 2020 ChoiceBuilder: COVID-19 FAQs Get answers to your questions. Read more.
June 2, 2020 Cigna: Dental Client Relief Program Cigna is implementing a program designed to provide assistance and relief to clients who were active during the month of May. This program is offered to Cigna Dental fully insured clients. Learn more.
April 30, 2020 Cigna: Treatment and Vaccine Update Podcast Listen to Cigna's informative podcast. Listen now.
April 20, 2020 Cigna: Using Home Delivery Benefits Let Cigna help by delivering the medications you and your family take every day, right to your home. Learn more.
Community Care Health (CCH)
Updated Daily Community Care Health: Response to COVID-19 Coverage Community Care Health (CCH) is monitoring COVID-19 and actively working to ensure that cost does not inhibit enrollees’ access to medically necessary screening and testing. Read more.
April 14, 2020 CCH: Broker Partner Information Community Care Health (CCH) summary of information relating to COVID-19. Read more.
April 1, 2020 CCH: Special Enrollment Opportunity Community Care Health (CCH) is offering a special enrollment opportunity due to COVID-19. Read more.
November 2, 2020 Blue Shield of California’s Premium Credit Program Blue Shield of California has announced that they will be applying a one-time premium credit for customers to help ease the financial burden during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more.
May 28, 2020 Offering Grace Period & Premium Deferral Program Covered California for Small Business launched a new program aimed at helping hundreds of small businesses continue to provide insurance to their employees during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Program details.
April 7, 2020 Covered California: Extended SEP & NB Deadline New SEP and NB deadline. Read more.
April 7, 2020 Dental Select: COVID-19 FAQ Read the FAQ from Dental Select. Read more.
Updated Daily Delta Dental: COVID-19 Updates Stay updated with Delta Dental. Visit the site.
July 14, 2020 Equitable: How Has COVID-19 Changed What Keeps Your Clients Up at Night? With COVID-19 still present in our everyday lives, business owners are being forced to think in different ways. Learn more.
June 2, 2020 Equitable: Extended Coverage for Employees Across Group Life/AD&D, Dental, Vision, Critical Illness and Accident products, coverage for current insureds may be extended for three months beyond the last day worked for non-FMLA leaves of absence, furlough, layoffs, and reductions in hours. Learn more.
June 2, 2020 Equitable: Rate Stability Equitable has decided to extend rate stability for these groups through the end of 2020, so clients with 500 or fewer employees who have renewals between May 1st and December 31st, 2020 will renew at their existing rates for the following 12 months. Learn more.
Updated Daily Guardian: Coronavirus Updates Guardian has created an all-in-one resource site for members and brokers. Visit the site.
May 21, 2020 Guardian: Pandemic Support Program Guardian has rolled out a significant, comprehensive program for dental and vision products to help existing and new clients during this challenging time. Learn more.
April 21, 2020 Guardian: WorkLifeMatters EAP Learn more about Guardian's EAP.
June 16, 2020 Health Net: Delivering Small Business Solutions in Q4 Health Net is here for you, and your clients, with coverage choices to help businesses stay strong, and run smoothly, in Q4 2020, and in the face of ongoing COVID-19 impacts. Learn more.
April 20, 2020 Health Net: COVID-19 FAQs New updates to the COVID-19 online FAQs are live for brokers, employers, and members. Broker
April 7, 2020 Health Net: SEP for Group Businesses Due to the COVID-19 virus, a Special Enrollment Period has been created for group businesses and is open now through April 20 for those employees, spouses, and children who need 2020 health care coverage. Learn more.
April 27, 2020 Humana: COVID-19 Agent Response Manual Members are looking to agents for support. Humana has you covered. Read more.
March 30, 2020 Humana: Waiving Copays & Expanding Telehealth Access Humana releases two press releases regarding COVID-19.
March 23, 2020 Humana: COVID-19 Employer FAQs Humana FAQ regarding COVID-19 and employers. Read more.
Updated Daily Kaiser Permanente Novel Coronavirus FAQ Your health and safety are always Kaiser Permanente’s top priority. To help you protect yourself and your loved ones, we’ve gathered the most important information and guidance on the coronavirus and COVID-19. Read more.
September 11, 2020 Kaiser Permanente: Skilled Nursing & Long-Term Care Workers Kaiser Permanente offers COVID-19 diagnostic testing for qualifying members who work at skilled nursing and long-term health care facilities. Learn more.
June 1, 2020 Kaiser Permanente: COVID-19 Testing As you help employees stay healthy, COVID-19 testing should be conducted when clinically necessary. Learn more.
Lincoln Financial Group
Updated Daily Lincoln Financial: COVID-19 Guidance Bookmark this page for important updates on legislative changes specific to our offerings, employer best practices, and resources to support you as we navigate this unprecedented situation together. Visit the site.
March 30, 2020 Lincoln Financial: EmployeeConnect Services The resources you need to meet life's challenges. Read more.
MediExcel Health Plan
May 19, 2020 MediExcel: May Newsletter Check out the May newsletter from MediExcel. Learn more.
March 27, 2020 MediExcel: Member Service Line The 24/7 member service line is here for all your needs. Learn more.
March 17, 2020 MediExcel: Health Plan COVID-19 Update MediExcel Health Plan releases details regarding waiving cost-sharing for COVID-19 testing. Read more.
April 24, 2020 MetLife: Credit for April and May Customers with fully insured dental PPO plans will receive a premium credit on a future bill in the amount of 25% for the months of April and May 2020. Read more.
March 26, 2020 MetLife: EAP Resouces Professional support and guidance for everyday life. Read more.
March 23, 2020 MetLife: COVID-19 U.S. Customer Update MetLife issues updated information to all members. Read more.
March 23, 2020 National General: COVID-19 FAQ National General releases updated information. Read more.
Nippon Life Benefits
Updated Daily Nippon Life Benefits: COVID-19 Resource Center Stay up to date with the COVID-19 situation. Visit the site.
April 6, 2020 Nippon Life Benefits: Waiving Treatment Costs Nippon Life will waive costs associated with COVID-19 treatment. Learn more.
March 26, 2020 Nippon Life Benefits: EAP Resources Nippon Life EAP resources for members.
April 7, 2020 The Hartford: Claim Flyer New information on claim handling. Learn more.
March 30, 2020 The Hartford: Ability Assist Counseling Getting support should be easy. Read more.
Updated Daily The Standard: COVID-19 Resource Center Get answers to your questions. Read more.
March 26, 2020 The Standard: A Helping Hand When You Need It Support, guidance, and resources for members. Read more.
March 24, 2020 The Standard: COVID-19 FAQ The Standard has provided a statement regarding the scope and complexity of the coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis. Read more.
Sharp Health Plan
March 20, 2020 Sharp Health Plan: COVID-19 Updates In accordance with guidance from the DMHC, we have reduced the cost-sharing to $0 for all medically necessary screening and testing for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. Read more.
March 19, 2020 Sharp Health Plan: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Important information from Sharp Health Plan What you should know and how to prepare. Read more.
Sutter Health Plus
February 5, 2021 Sutter Health Plus: Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations for 65+ Providers are working to expand vaccine appointment availability while prioritizing people who are high risk according to government guidance. Read more.
December 23, 2020 Sutter Health Plus: Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations As the first Californians begin receiving the COVID-19 vaccination, many of us have a renewed sense of hope and optimism. Read more.
April 23, 2020 Sutter Health Plus: Additional Steps to Help SHP takes additional steps to help members during the pandemic. Read more.
United Concordia Dental
May 28, 2020 United Concordia: COVID-19 FAQs We know you have a lot of questions right now and maybe considering placing employees on furlough or part-time status. We want to ensure that your employees continue to have access to the dental care they need. Read more.
March 30, 2020 United Concordia: Teledentistry For dental emergencies and urgent dental care. Read more.
March 25, 2020 United Concordia: Toothbrush Safety Keep your toothbrush safe from COVID-19. Read more.
Updated Daily UHC: COVID-19 FAQs Learn more about COVID-19 with UnitedHealthCare's FAQs. Read the FAQ now.
June 18, 2020 UHC: Sharing the latest Specialty Benefits updates UnitedHealthcare Specialty Benefits has taken several steps to help members access care, provide financial relief, and ensure our collaboration endures beyond these extraordinary events. Learn more.
May 18, 2020 UHC: Special COVID-19 Dental & Vision Enrollment Opportunity To assist members in accessing care in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, UHC is providing its fully-insured dental and vision plan customers with a one-time Special COVID-19 Dental and Vision Enrollment Opportunity. Learn more.
Updated Daily Unum: Coronavirus Updates Live updates from Unum.