Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)

The resource below are to ensure B – UHP Providers are prepared to provide quality care for members who have been exposed to or diagnosed with COVID-19.

We will keep this page updated as we learn more about COVID-19 and resources.


About COVID-19

What is COVID-19?

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus was first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.

COVID-19 Symptoms
 
Symptoms can range from mild to severe illness and death for confirmed COVID-19 cases. According to the CDC, the following symptoms may appear 2-13 days after exposure.
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

High Risk Groups

Older adults and people who have severe underlying chronic medical conditions like heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing more serious complications from COVID-19 illness. Please consult with your health care provider about additional steps you may be able to take to protect yourself.

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Visit the CDC for more information.


COVID-19 Resources