Important information about your Allied health plan.
Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to questions we've received from members, employers and agents.
Allied Health Plans Cover Testing
All Allied group health plans cover testing for COVID-19 at 100% (no member copay or responsibility) in or out of network.
Allied Health Plans Cover Vaccines
All Allied group health plans cover vaccines for COVID-19 at 100% (no member copay or responsibility) in or out of network.
AiRCare Behavioral Health Assistance
AiRCare, a behavioral health company that works with our Allied HealthCare Assistant program, can now provide telephone counseling to all of our major medical members for the duration of the crisis. The benefit for this will be covered at 100%.
Diabetes Management Assistance
GEMCORE's at-home Diabetes Management Program allows members to stay healthy and manage their diabetes from home with remote health coaching, online ordering and supply/medication home delivery.
COBRA Subsidies under the
American Rescue Plan Act of 2021
The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021 includes a 100% federal COBRA subsidy from April 1 -September 30, 2021, for some employees. This applies only for employees who experienced a reduction in hours or involuntary termination of employment which triggered an offer of COBRA coverage. The triggered COBRA coverage does not have to be a result of the Pandemic. The premium subsidy is available to the employee, the employee’s spouse, and dependents (qualified beneficiaries) who lost coverage as a result.
Federal Legislation & General Assistance
Public Health Emergency Extended
The deadline for health plans to cover the costs of COVID-19 testing and for non-grandfathered plans to cover vaccine costs has been extended to April 20.
Legislation and impacts for your business.
Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to questions regarding federal legislation designed to help citizens and employers.
Centers for Disease Control COVID-19 Resources
Information on how to protect yourself and what to do if you are sick.
The Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act
This guide and FAQ list provides information about the major programs and initiatives available from the Small Business Administration (SBA) to address these needs, as well as some additional tax provisions that are outside the scope of SBA.
Coronavirus Small Business Guide
Resources for employers and their businesses from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
IRS Get My Payment
Track your Economic Impact Payment here.
Paycheck Protection Program Forgiveness Act (PPPFA)
The PPPFA was signed into law on June 5, 2020, to correct flaws in the CARES Act. The new law allows employers who received a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan more flexibility in spending the money and meeting certain deadlines.
Centers for Disease Control COVID-19 Vaccines
Information on what to expect at your COVID-19 vaccination visit, side effects and much more.
Coronavirus Small Business Issues and Solutions Guide
ChamberofCommerce.org answers to top 6 questions businesses are asking.
Studies Point To Big Drop In COVID-19 Death Rates
October 20, 2020 4:42 PM ET
Heard on All Things Considered
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