COVID-19 Resources

The Florida Alliance for Healthcare Value has assembled the following COVID-19 resources to assist employers. If you would like to add material to this list, please email our President & CEO Karen van Caulil.

COVID-19 Employer Microsite
COVID-19 Employer Toolkit
Florida Blue

The Addiction and COVID-19 ConnectionAddiction Center

COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates at Work Promise Employer Headaches
Bloomberg Law

COVID-19: A Consumer’s Guide to the Coronavirus

How to Deal with Anxiety

CDC: Coronavirus Resources for Business and Employers

Getting Back to Business – Resources to Help You Reopen Your Business Safely
Orlando Health

Legal Guidance – Coronavirus (COVID-19): What You Need to Know 
Baker Donelson

Value-Based Insurance Design and the COVID-19 Pandemic
Center for Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) provides a search tool for people to enter their state and county, and with one click, view a list of nearby COVID-19 testing centers. Each result has key details listed with it, including address, phone number, location type, cost and instructions to make an appointment.  

Florida Blue and New Directions Behavioral Health
Florida Blue and New Directions Behavioral Health have teamed up to offer a hotline to help Floridians deal with their anxiety over the COVID-19 crisis. Specially trained behavioral health counselors answer the phone 24 hours a day and offer assistance in both English and Spanish. To receive assistance, please call 833-848-1762.

Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard 

Florida Retail Federation – COVID-19 Resource Center

U.S. Short-Term Disability (STD) and Sick Leave Cost Projections for Employee COVID-19 Cases 
Integrated Benefits Institute (IBI) 

COVID-19 Resource and Information Guide
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 

Novo Nordisk Resources:

Optum Emotional Support Help Line at 1-866-342-6892 is free of charge and available to anyone. Caring professionals will connect people to resources, and it is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Optum Employer Resource Page

Community Resources to Help Students and Employees
Valencia College

Tips For Social Distancing, Quarantine, And Isolation During An Infectious Disease Outbreak 
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions Resources