Beating the COVID-19 Pandemic:
Your restaurant can survive the fallout from COVID-19
Results Thru Strategy, Inc. has launched a video series (“Surviving the Pandemic”) to aid the restaurant industry struggling with the effects on their business of the novel coronavirus. It is hosted by RTS Founder, Chaos Strategist and Change Agent, Fred LeFranc. Fred and RTS Partners will focus on delivery/takeout, human resources, technology, culinary, finance, real estate and marketing. The series is designed to help owners, managers and team members regain and even improve business.
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UHC Latest news:
Sanvello Offers Free Premium Access to Help People Cope With Mental Health Impacts of COVID-19
Sanvello Health, Inc., a leading provider of digital and tele-mental health solutions to individuals, businesses and payers, today announced free premium access to its digital care delivery platform. This offer, available globally, makes Sanvello’s clinically validated techniques, coping tools and peer support free to anyone impacted by COVID-19 immediately for the duration of the crisis.
UnitedHealthcare Expands Access to Care, Support and Resources to Help People and Families Address COVID-19
UnitedHealthcare announced today several updates for UHC members that provide people and families expanded access to the care, support and resources they need to navigate through this unprecedented time. These actions will expand access to testing and medical care, medication, telehealth services and virtual care including rollout of an innovative, personalized digital platform which includes a symptom checker to help members rapidly assess their risk for COVID-19. The company is also expanding its efforts to engage those people with the highest risk of contracting serious illness.
Free emotional support for all: Call our emotional support line any time at 866-342-6892. This 24/7 Optum Help Line is staffed by professionally trained mental health experts. It is free of charge and open to anyone. This free help line is available to anyone who may be experiencing anxiety or stress related to COVID-19.
UnitedHealthcare Offers Special Enrollment and Reduces Administrative Requirements to Improve Access to Care and Coverage in Response to COVID-19
UnitedHealthcare announced today several updates to its programs in response to the COVID-19 national emergency. In addition to previously announced telehealth and virtual care expansion, the company will open a special enrollment period for some of its existing commercial customers to enable people to get coverage for their health care needs. The company is also further easing administrative requirements to access care through reduced prior authorization requirements.
Active Minds – additional mental health resources:
We recognize for many, these drastic changes are causing a social disconnect that can have serious implications on mental health. At Active Minds we are making adjustments to meet the needs of our community - wherever they may be - by providing mental health awareness and education tools relevant to the current pandemic situation.
RESOURCE HUB: Actionable Tools for Creating Community in a Time of Social Distancing
BLOG: Coping and Staying Emotionally Well During COVID-19 Social Distancing
LIVE EVENTS: Three live webinars hosted March 24-26 by Active Minds leader.
New Programs to promote to members:
HealthiestYou from Teladoc
Members who may appreciate this right now:
· Those with working staff members who do not have health insurance. Access to telemedicine is an ideal way for employees to manage and address health concerns with a doctor from the privacy and safety of their own home. This allows employees and their families to receive care for everyday health issues as well as early screening for any symptoms of covid-19.
· Those with furloughed staff that the business intends to bring back following the reduction in business or temporary closure as a way to help these employees and maintain good will during this difficult time.
HealthiestYou from Teladoc will be offered at a members-only negotiated price of $7 per employee per month ($7/mo includes employee + entire family) with $0 copays.
Let’s Get Checked: At Home Lab Testing:
Allows employees to take their health into their own hands. An accessible, affordable and convenient home health lab testing service is available to employees for a members only negotiated 20% discount off retail.