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Information Resources for COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) For State Employees and Managers

 Information for State Employees | State Office ClosuresInformation from The Vermont Department of HealthResources from The Agency of Administration | Resources from the Agency of Commerce & Community DevelopmentResources from BGS | Resources from The Vermont Department of Libraries | Classes and Online Resources for Remote Workers

The Vermont Department of Human Resources has created this resource in order to keep state employees updated on the latest information regarding COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus.)

These resources will provide guidance for State Employees in the event of an office closure as well as information and updates from the Vermont Department of Health (which also has links to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).) The health and safety of our employees is our top priority, so please check this page often for updated information and guidance.

-Beth Fastiggi, Commissioner

Information for State Employees

**New information about Emergency Paid Sick Leave and EFMLEA**

Documentation for FFRCA Required to Support Absence (Updated 7/6/2020)

Timesheet Coding Instructions Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act (EPSLA) and/or the Emergency Family Medical Leave Expansion Act (EFMLEA) (Updated 7/8/2020)

Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act (EPSLA) and/or the Emergency Family Medical Leave Expansion Act (EFMLEA) FAQs (New 7/8/2020)

Emergency Family Medical Leave Expansion Act Request Form (New 7/6/2020)

New Mandatory VOSHA/VDH Training for State Employees - Complete by 5-4-20

Paid Sick leave and Expanded Family and Medical leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Guidance Regarding Quarantine After Return from Out of State Travel 


Vermonters Without COVID-19 Symptoms Can Get Tested at Pop-Up Sites  

Paid leave extended for State Executive Branch employees through agreement with VSEA and VTA 3-17-2020

Wellness Resources for COVID-19

Meet with a Prudential Retirement Counselor Virtually

General Information about the Employee Assistance Program (Invest EAP)

COVID-19 Support Resources for State Employees through Invest EAP

Requesting  Remote Ergonomic Assessments

Remote Ergonomics: Tips and Tricks at Home

Remote Work Tips

If you have questions please contact your Field Human Resources Administrator

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Important Information and Updates from The Vermont Department of Health

Updates on the current status of COVID-19 in Vermont and other vital information

Resources from The Agency of Administration

Stay Home Stay Safe Directive to Employees 3-25-20

COVID-19 Return to Work from Annual Leave and Travel Supervisor Screening Tool 3-22-20

Telework Guidelines - COVID-19 - 03-15-20

State of Vermont facilities open and operational memo-3-15-20

Memo on The COVID-19 Coronavirus from Secretary of Administration Susanne Young 3-10-20

Resources from the Agency of Commerce and Community Development

COVID-19 Recovery Resource Center

Resources from BGS (Buildings and General Services)

State Facility Access Status

Pandemic Planning Guide and Assumptions March 2020

SOV COOP Planning Memo March 2020

State Office Closures

Please refer to our Alerts/Closing/Delays page for updates on The State of Vermont's operating status

Resources from the Vermont Department of Libraries 

During this period where many employees are transitioning to telework, here is a reminder that VTLIB has many online resources available to state employees. 

Request a State Library Card

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