CORONAVIRUS UPDATES
 Slow the Spread!
  • Listen and follow the directions of your State and Local Authorities.
  • If you feel sick, stay home.  Do not go to work, contact your medical provider.
  • If someone in your household has tested positive for the coronavirus, keep the entire household at home.  Do not go to work.  Contact your medical provider.
  • If you are an older person, stay home and away from other people.
  • If you are a person with a serious underlying health condition that can put you at increased risk (for example, a condition that impairs your lung or heart function or weakens your immune system), stay home and away from other people.

Do Your Part to Slow the Spread of the Coronavirus!
Even if you are young, or otherwise healthy, you are at risk and your activities can increase the risk for others.  It is critical that you do your part to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
  • ​Work or engage in schooling FROM HOME whenever possible
  • AVOID SOCIAL GATHERINGS in groups of more than 25 people.
  • Avoid eating or drinking at bars, restaurants, and food courts - USE DRIVE-THRU, PICKUP OR DELIVERY OPTIONS
  • AVOID DISCRETIONARY TRAVEL, shopping trips, and social visits
  • DO NOT VISIT nursing homes or retirement or long-term care facilities unless to provide critical assistance.

Practice Good Hygiene!
  • WASH YOUR HANDS FOR AT LEAST 20 SECONDS, ESPECIALLY AFTER TOUCHING ANY FREQUENTLY USED ITEM OR SURFACE
  • AVOID TOUCHING YOUR FACE
  • SNEEZE OR COUGH INTO A TISSUE, OR THE INSIDE OF YOUR ELBOW.
  • DISINFECT FREQUENTLY USED ITEMS AND SURFACES AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE.
Aetna Medicare Advantage
(Retiree Plan)

​This website page helps Members
with Frequently Asked Questions




Aetna's latest News Release announces that they are waiving all Member cost-sharing inpatient stays related to COVID-19




CVS has waived all delivery fees for medication at this time:



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​RETIREE'S HEALTH INSURANCE:

Both Aetna Medicare Advantage and Highmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield are providing resources to help members during the COVID-19 outbreak.  See below for valuable information.
Highmark BC/BS Plan
(Retiree Plan)

Highmark will cover Coronavirus, or COVID-19, testing at 100% when recommended by a medical professional. This means copays, deductibles, and coinsurance do not apply for this testing.




Highmark will cover In-Network, In-Patient Hospital Stays 100%




Find a Doctor:

CDC
More for Aetna Medicare Advantage Members:

Your health and peace of mind are behind everything we do. That’s why we have extra benefits to help you stay protected during the coronavirus, or COVID-19, outbreak.

Here are a few actions we’re taking for our Medicare members:

• We’ll waive your copay for all testing related to COVID-19 if it’s requested by your doctor. (Note: there may be a cost associated with your doctor visit)

• We’re offering a $0 copay for telemedicine visits with your doctor.

• You won’t have to pay a fee for home delivery of your prescription medications from CVS Pharmacy® stores.

• You can get your refill early, if your Aetna Medicare plan has Part D drug coverage. And for many of the medications we cover, you can get a 90-day supply.

• You’ll have 24/7 access to the Resources For Living program to help find services and resources in the community, or just talk with someone for emotional support. Simply call us at 1-833-327-AETNA (1-833-327-2386) (TTY: 711).

• You can speak with a nurse anytime day or night by calling the Aetna Nurse Medical Line. You’ll find the telephone number on the back of your Aetna medical ID Card.

Our main priority is to help keep you safe, healthy and informed during this period of uncertainty. And just remember, we’re with you every step of the way.
IRS
FEMA
Anthem
(Active Employee Plan)

​Anthem will cover Coronavirus, or COVID-19, testing at 100% when recommended by a medical professional. This means copays, deductibles, and coinsurance do not apply for this testing.  They will also cover In-Network, In-Patient Hospital Stays 100%




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DANA EMPLOYEES
HEALTH INSURANCE:

See link below regarding Anthem's response to COVID-19. Includes: How your plan will work treating the virus; prevention and treatment; and FAQ's:
State of Indiana
Affordable Care Act (ACA)

If you have lost your job or experienced a reduction in hours due to COVID-19, you may qualify for coverage through the ACA.  See the HealthCare.gov link below to see if you qualify:




Indiana Medicaid

To see if you qualify for Indiana Medicaid or to apply:
Important
Links
  From the CDC:
Watch for symptoms
People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported.
Ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness.  
These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus:

Fever, cough, chills, headache, sore throat, muscle pain, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, repeated shaking with chills, 
new loss of taste or smell

When to Seek Medical Attention
If you have any of these emergency warning signs* 
for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately:

Trouble breathing, persistent pain or pressure in the chest,
new confusion or inability to arouse, bluish lips or face

*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider 
for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.

Call 911 if you have a medical emergency: Notify the operator that you have, 
or think you might have, COVID-19. If possible, 
put on a cloth face covering before medical help arrives.
USW: Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA):
USW Coronavirus Laws & You:
FMLA in The Time of COVID-19:
American Roots: USW Local 366 Making Medical Supplies:
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