Resources for Workers Affected by COVID-19

If your job has been eliminated, your hours reduced, you have been laid off or otherwise impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, we have compiled a list of resources that may assist you.  These resources include information for workers that have had a change in employment due to the school shut-down.  We will update the list as more information becomes available.

INSURANCE

Without insurance? The Washington Health Benefit Exchange has opened a limited-time special enrollment period for qualified individuals. This special enrollment period runs through April 8, 2020. Call 1-855-923-4633; TTY: 1-855-627-9604, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, or a local certified broker or navigator.

The Washington Office of the Insurance Commissioner has additional important insurance information Insurance providers, including Medicare, are updating reimbursement policies to allow for telehealth.

Washington Unemployment Security Department

Family and Medical Leave Act Questions and Answers

Employee Expanded Family and Medical Leave Rights

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

COVID-19 and the Fair Labor Standards Act Questions and Answers

COVID-19 Unemployement Benefits Flyer