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HealthyCPA – June 2020 :: Coping With COVID-19

The eMagazine dedicated to improving members’ well-being

  • Coping With COVID-19
  • Mobility and Exercise
  • Top Reasons for Health Care Visits
  • The ABCs of DE (Device Ergonomics)

In each issue you will find information and inspiration to help you with your health and wellness goals.

HSA Contribution Extension for 2019

In response to the current conditions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, IRS Notice 2020-18 postpones the April 15, 2020 due date for filing federal income tax returns, deferring payments to July 15, 2020. The IRS has added information regarding this notice under “Filing and Payment Deadlines Questions and Answers” which addresses contribution extensions for those in Health Savings Account plans.

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

With news media flooding the channels with constant information regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), we are monitoring the situation and will continue to update our site as new developments occur.

California is currently under a “shelter in place” order which directs residents to stay inside their homes and away from others as much as possible until further notice. The reason for this order is to hopefully slow the rapid spread of coronavirus. For more information on COVID-19 in California visit the California state website for up-to-date number and for details on what “shelter-in-place” means. For those in San Mateo County,  you can find local information at the County of San Mateo website.

Information was posted by the White House on March 16, 2020 entitled “15 Days to Slow the Spread“.

For CalCPA Health members: Since COVID‐19 information is very fluid, timely updates are available at CalCPAHealth.com

Protecting yourself and your family

The CDC website provides up-to-date information regarding the Coronavirus, especially with new details for those that may be traveling (information from CDC regarding traveling). It is to your benefit to check the site for the most recent information.

You can help prevent the spread of the virus by following these good health habits: Read more

The CARES Act Provides Help for Those with HSAs and FSAs

The $2.2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) was signed into law on March 27, 2020 with the purpose of helping employees out with benefit-related items during the COVID-19 crisis. The CARES Act repeals the Affordable Care Act’s exclusion of over-the-counter (OTC) medications from the definition of “qualified medical expenses”.  The bill is over 880 pages long, but to review the new rules regarding OTC provisions, see Sec. 3702 of the CARES Act.

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HealthyCPA – December 2019 :: Don’t Let Your Health Take a Holiday

The eMagazine dedicated to improving members’ well-being

  • Don’t Let Your Health Take a Holiday
  • 5 Cooking Tips You May Not Know
  • Why Are You So Tired?
  • Winterize Your Exercise
  • New Year’s Resolutions: Success All Year

In each issue you will find information and inspiration to help you with your health and wellness goals.

HealthyCPA – November 2019 :: DIABETES: Facts and Myths

The eMagazine dedicated to improving members’ well-being

  • DIABETES: Facts and Myths
  • Take Politics Out of Family Gatherings
  • Do You Need a Digital Personal Assistant?
  • 7-STEP Strength Training
  • 6 Steps to Safe Antibiotic Use

In each issue you will find information and inspiration to help you with your health and wellness goals.

HealthyCPA – October 2019 :: How Well Do You Know Your Meds

The eMagazine dedicated to improving members’ well-being

  • How Well Do You Know Your Meds?
  • BREAST CANCER: Latest Advice – More women are surviving breast cancer today
  • The Social Media Diet
  • How’s Your Immunity?

In each issue you will find information and inspiration to help you with your health and wellness goals.

HealthyCPA – September 2019 :: What Causes Headaches

The eMagazine dedicated to improving members’ well-being

  • Better HDL, Better Health
  • Snoring is Serious Business
  • A Clean Kitchen = A Safe Kitchen
  • What Causes Headaches?

In each issue you will find information and inspiration to help you with your health and wellness goals.

HealthyCPA – August 2019 :: Don’t Shrug Off Shoulder Pain

The eMagazine dedicated to improving members’ well-being

  • It’s Quitting Time for SITTING
  • Indulge in Time for YOU
  • Don’t Shrug Off Shoulder Pain
  • Smart Online Habits

In each issue you will find information and inspiration to help you with your health and wellness goals.