病人權益基金會COVID-19行動反應計劃

病人權益基金會的方案和服務將繼續全面運作.

為了應對COVID-19的國家和我們的社會不斷發展的影響, 病人權益基金會 (PAF) established key priorities to guide our response planning. First and foremost is the protection of the health and safety of our staff and maintaining the availability of our program services so that we can continue to be a resource to our patients, 他們的家人和醫療團隊. 要做到這一點, PAF的領導和反應小組已經部署了全面大流行的操作連續性計劃符合FEMA指導, 和地址CDC指南和建議落實社會上流傳的緩解策略,包括, 建立社會距離和盡可能多的員工盡可能的虛擬工作場所.

PAF的應對計劃包括

  • 制定和執行的 操作計劃的連續性大流行 定義業務連續性流程,盡量減少對必要的編程
  • 實施 遠程工作能力– PAF暫時搬遷人員的虛擬工作場所,以減少患病的風險
  • Urged employees to 遵循一般CDC指南to limit the spread of illness, including handwashing and other common hygiene measures, and provided them with the latest developments regarding COVID-19
  • 徵收 旅行限制 在PAF人員, 既參加活動,並舉辦活動已暫停

We are pleased that the continuity plan enables all PAF programs to remain fully operational during this period as our staff will be able to access all required systems and services from their assigned virtual locations. There may be situational impacts to service if illness affects staffing levels in the coming weeks, 包括增加等待時間, staff response times and processing times. We do encourage the use of our online portals to electronically submit all case documentation as U.S. 郵件可以不是通信的可靠手段. 協助我們的病人是最高優先級,我們在我們團隊的敏捷性,並繼續提供服務給有需要的能力有信心!

PAF會密切監察疫情的嚴重程度,並將繼續為他們成為必要的溝通更新. We are grateful for your support and appreciative of your patience as we strive to manage these unusual circumstances. If you have any questions or concerns, 請與我們聯絡.

熱烈,

弗蘭Castellow, MSEd.

主席, 操作

 

要了解有關保護自己和社區的呼吸道疾病訪問 HTTPS://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/index.html.

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