COVID-19 Employee Resources
Last Updated: September 12, 2021
Update On New Federal Vaccination Requirements for Employers
On Sept. 9, the federal government announced a comprehensive national strategy to combat the COVID-19 virus that will establish new rules for mandatory vaccinations, reporting, testing, and masking requirements for all major U.S. employers.Learn More
Worksite Mask Guidance Update
Effective July 29, team members who are in an area with substantial or high transmission will be required to mask when in the work place. If you are working alone in your personal workspace and safely distanced from others, you may consider removing your mask. In addition, you must comply with any state and local masking orders.Read the Announcement
New State Guidelines for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination
California, New Jersey, Oregon and Washington recently updated state regulations to enforce stricter guidance than the CDC.Learn More
What to Do If You Think You've Been Exposed
Stay home, avoid public places, and contact your supervisor immediately to discuss next steps.
Immediately call your primary care provider (or local public health agency) to ask for guidance.
Continue to stay in regular communication with your manager and your Enterprise Occupational Health contact until you are able to fully return to work or work at home.
Not feeling well?
Think you may have COVID-19?
Staying Healthy and Informed
Get your COVID-19 vaccine as a safe and effective step to help slow the spread and reduce the severity of the disease.View COVID-19 Vaccine Resources
Travel and Event Guidelines
Find guidance on business travel and hosting in-person meetings and events.View Travel & Event Guidelines
Making the Rounds
Get the latest updates and recommendations on COVID-19 from our medical experts.View Making the Rounds
How We Are Protecting Our People
Safety and Cleaning Protocols
Time Off Due to Exposure
Health and Well-being Information and Support
Force Majeure (Unfulfilled Contracts)
Additional Quick Links
UnitedCARES is a program that helps ease the burden and stress for our UnitedHealth Group team members and their immediate family affected by COVID-19. UnitedCARES is a way for us to demonstrate our values and our culture by serving the mental, physical and emotional health needs of team members during their illness.
To learn more, check out the UnitedCARES one-pager.
Questions? Visit the FAQ.
Get In Touch
If you have questions about your health or are experiencing symptoms, contact a Health Care Advisor: 800-357-1371
Questions about your benefits, work policies or other HR questions? Contact HRdirect.
Have other questions about COVID-19? Email Us.