6 Health resources for our F&B community
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the assuredly soon to be crowded hospitals, doctors offices, and clinics, we encourage you all to steer clear of large gatherings if at all possible to lesson the spread of this virus. To aid in this effort we encourage everyone to remain vigilant and proactive. Below we have listed 6 Health resources for our F&B community that are now at your disposal:
1. New Benefits, ltd and their Lifestyle Enrich Programs
Provides access to low cost telehealth, pharmacy and testing services to each of our valued SnapShyft community members:
- On-demand healthcare—wherever, whenever
- Treatment for common medical issues such as colds, flu, poison ivy, respiratory infections, bronchitis, pink eye, sinus problems, allergies, urinary tract infections and ear infections
- 10 minute average doctor response time
- Visits for all ages—from children to seniors
- U.S. board-certified doctors with an average 20 years practice experience
- Upon member request, Teladoc can share visit information with their doctor
- To access this perk, simply open the SnapShyft mobile app, access the menu, and select Community Benefits. All benefits are available to businesses and professionals on the SnapShyft platform.
About New Benefits, ltd: New Benefits is a privately held company headquartered in Dallas, TX. For more than 25 years we’ve pioneered the non-insured health and wellness benefits industry, bringing together a versatile array of products and services to help any organization differentiate themselves and increase customer loyalty. We encourage you to contact us today at 800-800-8304. Access Benefits
2. Coronavirus Telehealth Assessment
If you think you may be experiencing signs or symptoms of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), complete the online assessment and, if appropriate, we’ll connect you with a doctor for a free video consultation. Roman— Start Assessment
3. DrSays Online Clinic
- $35 flat rate
- Audio or video visit
- Licensed physicians
- New or prescription refill
- Common & minor illnesses
- Doctor’s note when applicable
- Labs (discounted through DrSays)
- Coronavirus risk assessment*
- Antibiotics for bacterial infection
- No controlled drugs
- No serious injury or emergency
- No insurance needed (optional)
Available to residents of California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin DrSays Online Clinic
4. For Indiana residents:
IU Health has launched a virtual clinic to offer individuals in Indiana regardless of age free Coronavirus (COVID-19) screenings using the IU Health Virtual Visit app. Staffed 24/7 with IU Health physicians, advance practice providers and registered nurses, the clinic will screen patients from home, potentially eliminating the need to visit physician offices, urgent cares or emergency departments. IU Health Virtual Visit
5. For Illinois residents:
If you don’t have a primary care doctor, the state has set up a hotline for people to call with questions about the virus. Chicago residents should call (312) 746-4835 Monday through Friday during business hours, and 311 during evenings, weekends and holidays, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org NOTE— all COVID-19 testing is free and covered by the state of Illinois, including and especially for those without insurance. The team will recommend and facilitate appropriate pathways for care, and provide direct access and communication with local hospitals as medically appropriate.
6. For Colorado residents:
CO-HELP is Colorado’s call line for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). People who have general questions about COVID-19 can call CO HELP at 303-389-1687 or 1-877-462-2911, for answers in many languages, or email them at COHELP@RMPDC.org for answers in English.
As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and it’s effects on our industry, and our way of life, we will do our absolute best to provide updates as more resources become available that have direct impact on our F&B markets. Stay safe, and wash your hands.
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