Employees who are facing permanent layoff after having completed their trial period are eligible to receive certain benefits including those listed below. Detailed information about these benefits are provided to each employee impacted by a permanent layoff. Employees are being…Read full answer about Do employees who are permanently laid off receive severance pay or other benefits to assist them?
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We encourage you to provide your own face covering wherever possible, and many members of our community have already purchased or made them for their use outside of Stanford. As mentioned above, many options are available. The university is working…Read full answer about Is Stanford providing face coverings?
There are no changes at this time to the policies about when you can change benefits — you must experience a “qualifying life event” and you have 31 days from the life event to change coverage — but as…Read full answer about Can I change my health insurance because of COVID-19?
Generally speaking, Stanford’s paid leave benefits exceed the CARES Act’s requirements for paid leave time, most of which pertain to businesses with fewer than 500 employees. Talk to your Human Resources Manager for the latest guidance on how to use…Read full answer about How does the CARES Act change the amount of leave time that is available to employees?
The COVID-19 Qualified Disaster Relief Program provides financial assistance to employees of Stanford University affected by the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020. The program covers up to $1,000 of eligible necessary unreimbursed expenses incurred as a result of the federally declared emergency, and…Read full answer about What is the COVID-19 Qualified Disaster Relief Program and who is eligible to apply?
If you are symptomatic, Stanford physicians, clinicians, medical students, and postdocs who work in patient care areas and perform clinical research in a medical setting may contact Stanford Hospital Occupational Health Services. Individuals who meet the testing criteria (e.g. symptoms: fever, shortness…Read full answer about Where can I get tested if I work at the hospital or clinic?
Bechtel International Center has posted FAQ and is ready to assist individual students...Read full answer about Where can I find information about international student and scholar concerns?
If you are feeling stressed or overwhelmed...Read full answer about I’m worried about my overall well-being and prevention strategies. How can I manage stress during this time?
All Vaden operations remain open. Counseling and Psychological Services, the Confidential Support Team, and Weiland Health Initiative are in the process of adding an option for Zoom services, at least for students located in California. Details are being worked out at this…Read full answer about Will Vaden remain open?
You should reduce your contact with others, including avoiding coming to campus, if you are sick or if you have had close contact with someone who may have been exposed to COVID-19 or is exhibiting symptoms. Graduate students should consult…Read full answer about I’m a grad student/postdoc. What should I do if I am not feeling well?