Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)

Medical Plan Updates: 11/16/2020


Kaiser Permanente (Kaiser)

  • Kaiser has introduced, Calm Afternoons, a four-week webinar series, designed to lower stress and reduce anxiety. Calm Afternoons are 30-minute afternoon sessions held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., beginning the week of November 9, 2020



  • Cigna created an “Understanding COVID-19 Vaccines FAQ” to help employers plan vaccination strategies. Topics include:
    • When will a vaccine be available
    • How will the vaccine be covered and how much will it cost
    • What can employees and their workforce do now
    • How will vaccines be distributed
    • Helpful resources for employers



  • No new updates


Anthem Blue Cross

  • No updates provided


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The Department of Human Resources (DHR) works closely with the County-sponsored medical plans available to our employees, and receives regular updates concerning the COVID-19 crisis.  Watch this page for weekly news, as well as any urgent updates on how to get treatment and new recommendations concerning social distancing, self-quarantine, and more.