March 23rd, 2020 Employee Email Update
March 23, 2020
I hope this email finds you safe and in good health. We care to know about your physical, emotional, and financial status. If you are in need of any resources or just need to talk to someone, please contact Sanjay Patel orDyonnaSmith; or you can simply reply to this email.
STAY AT HOME ORDER The Governor of Ohio has issued a "Stay at Home" order. The order will go into effect beginning Monday, March 23, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. and will remain in effect until 11:59 p.m. on April 6, 2020. STAY AT HOME ORDER: https://content.govdelivery.com/attachments/OHOOD/2020/03/22/file_attachments/1407840/Stay%20Home%20Order.pdf STAY AT HOME ORDER FAQ (Updated 03/22/2020): https://mcusercontent.com/02cf748954176a48226412e6e/files/c5c4580a-f800-4868-b250-9e24be252ee4/Stay_At_Home_FAQ_03.22.20.pdf
Home Health care is considered an essential service; we will continue to provide services to our clients as best we can. Do your best to limit non-essential movement, practice safe social distancing, and wash your hands. Please keep this letter with you, should you need to identify yourself as an essential employee: https://mcusercontent.com/02cf748954176a48226412e6e/files/bc81bd15-38bb-417e-ba43-8d8a185aad10/20200323_Identification_of_Essential_Employees.pdf Most office staff are working remotely and fully available Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. The office will stay open with a limited staff of 2-3 people maximum. After hours/On-call is for scheduling related issues or emergencies only.
Pandemic Child Care Centers
There have been 900 Pandemic Child Care Licenses approved through ODJFS. The approved programs are listed at http://jfs.ohio.gov/CDC/, under the “Family Pandemic Child Care Information” button.
Client Wide Open Enrollment
Starting Monday, March 23 through Sunday, April 5, Benefits in A Card (BIC) is offering an “all client wide” open enrollment. You will be able to either add or change coverage, including employees that have previously declined coverage. More details about coverage options found here: https://www.mybiac.com/biac/biac/GroupLanding?gp=a1nursingcare Updates are posted regularly to our website: http://carecolumbus.com/