COVID-19 Updates and Guidance > FAQs > Employees and workforce
Yes. All costs for COVID-19 testing are waived for all medical plan participants per the federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).
Medicare Advantage Plan (MAPD) members may have cost-sharing for COVID-19 related services; full details can be found on their website. MAPD members can also call Blue Cross Blue Shield's MAPD customer service line at 877-299-1008 for more information.
Employees receiving a COVID-19 vaccination, or who experience side effects from the vaccination, can use paid time off. For more information, visit Newsline.
Review the Office of Human Resources Hybrid Work Guide for more information.
Information Services has also created a
Knowledge Base providing a list of IT resources available at DePaul related to remote work, technology for teaching and learning, and support services, and instructions for using them. This site will be updated continually with new resources. Check back frequently.
If you can’t find an answer that you’re looking for,
submit a question to our COVID-19 response team.