Covid-19 Resources

RESOURCES

Did you know you can claim PDCs for your efforts related to Covid 19? Click here for an FAQ with more information about how to claim credits towards your SHRM certification.

SHRM Coronavirus/Covid-19 resources page. You can access a great deal of information without being a SHRM member. If you are a member, even more information is available.

Ford Harrison has several pages on their site dedicated to Coronavirus. You'll find free webinars and articles as well as links to other resources.

Latest Treasury FAQ (updated May 6) here: https://home.treasury.gov/system/files/136/Paycheck-Protection-Program-Frequently-Asked-Questions.pdf

EEOC also updated its guidance on COVID May 7- including what can ask (from ADA standpoint) and accommodations related issues tied to COVID-19: https://www.eeoc.gov/wysk/what-you-should-know-about-covid-19-and-ada-rehabilitation-act-and-other-eeo-laws

Finally, DOL added new questions to its FAQs if your company is subject to paid leave under FFCRA- including questions on domestic worker and temporary employee paid leave rights, issues if employee claims can no longer telework due to childcare needs, what documentation can be requested, and what happens with E-FMLA child care leave once the school years ends. Details can be found here: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic/ffcra-questions

For those subject to paid leave requirements under the FFCRA, the DOL added 8 more FAQs this week (80-88)- intended to answer, among other things, questions on how to calculate employee pay when hours vary as well as regular rate questions.  Also speaks to how EPSLA and E-FMLA work with existing leave accruals under an employer’s policy and impact of “stay-at-home” orders: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic/ffcra-questions

OSHA has issued one-page COVID-19 advice sheets for various industries:

https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA4000.pdf (construction)
https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA4002.pdf (manufacturing)
https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3996.pdf (retail)
https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/ (OSHA resource page)

Omni Healthcare has opened a drive through testing center in Melbourne. Pre-screening/pre-registration is required.  Click here to visit the Omni Healthcare site for more information.

State of Florida list of Executive and Division of Emergency Management Orders

Brevard County Emergency Management Office Coronavirus/Covid-19 website

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Coronavirus website for Businesses and Employers

World Health Organization (WHO) Coronavirus website

211.org is a United Way supported program that provides free, confidential assistance in finding local resources and support in a variety of areas. Visit their Covid-19 page for help in paying household bills, finding food, or other essential services. The United Way Brevard Covid-19 resources page is here.

Tobacco Free Florida is providing virtual smoking cessation sessions. Participants are eligible for free nicotene replacement products. Click here to download a flyer with more details about the program and registration information.