COVID-19 Resources and Updates

 


The overall health and wellbeing of our members and the greater NEEBC community are of the utmost importance to us, especially in the midst of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak.  We urge you to rely on the experts and most trusted sources for your information, resources and guidance.

Massachusetts Updates - MA Department of Health's COVID-19 Website

Baker-Polito Administration Extends Non-Essential Business Closures to May 18th

Governor Baker ordered all non-essential businesses to cease in-person operations

Baker-Polito Administration announced emergency actions to address COVID-19 

Governor Baker declared a state of emergency                                   

MA Emergency Mgmt. Agency
COVID-19 Response Command Ctr.

Daily Newsletter
June 2, 2020 

Connecticut Updates - Connecticut Department of Health's COVID-19 Website

Maine Updates - Maine Department of Health's COVID-19 Website


Federal Government Updates

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law. (March 27, 2020)

The coronavirus emergency aid package, Family First Coronavirus Response Act, which includes provisions for emergency paid leave and free coronavirus testing was signed into law. (March 18, 2020)

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced that it will waive potential HIPAA penalties for good faith use of telehealth during the nationwide public health emergency due to COVID-19. (March 17, 2020)

The Internal Revenue Service today advised that high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) can pay for 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)-related testing and treatment, without jeopardizing their status. (March 11, 2020)


 

Federal Government Resources