Entries by Adrienne Engel

COVID-19 Live Stream 11

In the 11th installation of the our COVID-19 (“Coronavirus”) live stream series, experts from our parent company, Brown & Brown, provide insights into “Medical Response to COVID-19 & How Current Events Are Raising New Fears of Outbreaks.”

COVID-19 Considerations | Surgical vs. Homemade Face Masks

In addition to social distancing and using proper hand hygiene, many health experts, including the CDC, consider the use of face masks to be a key measure in helping to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  Face masks help stop the spread of large droplets from the person wearing the mask to others.  They provide some minimal protection for the person wearing the mask from splashes of bodily fluids.

Promoting Mental Health in the Workforce

Every year, millions of Americans navigate mental health challenges. For many, the current global pandemic has exacerbated existing conditions, while others are faced with new feelings of anxiety, depression and hopelessness. During these difficult times, the importance of self-care and mental health awareness has become tantamount.

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions: Telehealth

Telehealth is the use of digital information and communication technologies, such as telephones, computers and mobile devices, to remotely access healthcare services at any time. Telehealth can be an effective care delivery method to provide access to care and to help reduce the risk of being exposed to germs at a health care facility.