Guidance on how to reduce your company’s risk during the re-opening phase of the pandemic
Companies face difficult decisions on when and how to re-open work locations safely. Given the ever-evolving pandemic landscape, having a team of experts at your side allows you to create re-start plans and protocols informed by data-driven insights. Our experts provide the latest guidance on a broad range of workforce and workplace health and safety issues. Our response team brings medical, scientific and risk management expertise and guidance to improve operational health outcomes.
1. Serial and Reactive Testing Strategy
We will help define the most effective Serial and Reactive Testing Strategy to provide surveillance against a COVID-19 outbreak taking into account your priorities and your budget. Our approach incorporates both molecular (viral RNA detection) and rapid antigen (viral protein detection) testing that minimizes risk by combining maximal frequency and sensitivity in the process.
2. Vaccine Advisory
We will advise on a comprehensive vaccination strategy for your organization including steps to find the most effective path to vaccination for your employees. Our services include strategy, policies, protocols, risk management, distribution, awareness, education and monitoring.
3. Rapid Response Program
Given the highly contagious nature of the virus and the reality that transmission is still possible post-vaccination, we will see COVID-19 exposures and infections. Proactive planning is imperative to improve decision-making and outcomes for affected individuals and your business.
4. Return to Workplace Health Advisory
Our trusted health experts partner with your team to assess your existing plans and provide real time decision and implementation support.
5. Health Protocols and HR Policies
Private Health supports your company’s ability to re-open safely by developing customized workplace-specific mitigation protocols and advising on HR policies to reduce employee exposure and assess and manage the business risks.
6. Health and Business Intelligence
Our risk management team provides real-time intelligence based on your unique needs to inform the intervention and risk management planning process.
Comprehensive Testing Advisory
A full range of services covering test strategy, selection, procurement and delivery
Since the early days of the pandemic, test availability, affordability and turnaround time have varied by location and been significantly impacted by infection flares. New test options are continually emerging, but often difficult to validate and obtain. Private Health offers a full range of COVID-19 testing solutions for companies and individuals.
1. Testing Strategy
We develop a custom research-based serial testing strategy for companies tailored to specific workplaces and workforces and support its implementation. This includes conducting ongoing research to keeping abreast of the latest test technologies, evaluating and recommending testing vendors or arranging access to Private Health’s preferred labs.
2. Testing Education & Guidance
Receive comprehensive educational materials on best available testing options created by Private Health’s PhD-led Research Department, including test types, effectiveness and availability and advances in testing technology. Access to regular Private Health-hosted COVID-19 Expert Q&A Webinars.
3. Testing Sourcing for Individuals or Company Locations
We research and locate high quality tests from public and private sources with reasonable turnaround time for results. Available for an individual or by company location. Private Health develops and maintains a current list of reliable testing sources.
4. Group or Indidual Private Testing
Private Health can provide turn-key baseline and/or periodic testing solutions. This includes end-to-end company sponsored group testing programs, testing strategy advisory services, test sourcing and implementation. Private Health offers high quality self-administered test kits in addition to clinician collected test sampling.
5. Test Procurement Advisory
We provide testing advisory services, including education about supplies effectiveness, availability and turnaround times. This includes facilitating access to preferred test kit suppliers and lab services as appropriate.
Legal Trial Team Testing Solutions
Testing advisory and implementation services to protect the health and safety of your trial team
Private Health considers the unique risks and constraints of your trial team and location to work with you to establish goals for your testing program. From there, we select the most appropriate tests and timelines to meet your needs and establish protocols for testing, results notification, quarantine, clinical support and communication.
1. Pre-Travel Preparation
A comprehensive safety plan begins well before the actual trip. Our solution maximizes the safety of your trial team through advance planning.
2. Onsite Trial Team Testing
A well implemented serial testing program helps create a safety net around your trial team through early identification of infections using the most appropriate, highest quality testing for your specific needs.
3. Testing Results Delivery
Rapid results turnaround allows the team to take quick action to significantly reduce the risk of further spread in the case of a positive result. Individuals who test positive receive personalized counseling and guidance with a Private Health clinician.
4. Local Healthcare Report
Custom location-specific health report to help navigate the local healthcare system should someone get sick and need in-person medical care.
5. Positive Test Response Management (Optional)
If a positive case is discovered through testing, a rapid response is required to support the infected individual and to take appropriate actions to protect others with the team and beyond.
Self-Sample Testing Services
Reliable access to rapid result, high quality self-administered tests with end-to-end support
Private Health’s self-sample testing service provides a convenient and reliable and guaranteed testing service to streamline baseline, serial or reactive testing self-administered sample collection in the workplace or at home. Our team of experts continually validates the latest technologies to provide the highest quality tests from CLIA certified laboratories with personalized clinical counseling from our team of experts.
1. Test Program Design
Private Health consults with you to design an efficient baseline, serial and/or reactive strategy that meets your testing objectives
2. Gold Standard Test Kits
Receive high quality self-sample RT-PCR test kits with the option to test for influenzas and other respiratory diseases from the same sample
3. Processing in CLIA-Certified Laboratories
Follow the simple instructions for sample collection and return to our CLIA certified lab for priority processing
4. Guaranteed Expedited Results and Delivery
Results will be delivered to you in a secure communication 24 hours after receipt of lab. Arrange for consent and results reporting to company contacts to support infection response protocols in the workplace.
5. Personalized Clinical Counselling and Guidance
Individuals who test positive receive personalized clinical counseling and guidance with a Private Health clinician
Comprehensive Care Services
A full spectrum tele-health program providing education, testing and clinical care.
Drawing on our proven ability to manage complex health care cases, Private Health Care’s Team provides clinical and care navigation support for companies, families and individuals. Our team of expert clinicians provide a full range of service covering prevention counseling, symptom assessment, testing coordination and clincial care during illness and recovery.
Tier 1: Exposure Prevention, Education and Guidance
For worried-but-well individuals, we provide access to our COVID-19 Care Portal with a wide range of the latest information on prevention and care. Private Health’s Care Team is available to answer COVID-19 questions or help individuals find testing options.
Tier 2: Infection Triage
Our Care Team provides clinical counseling, baseline testing and at-home support for individuals who are symptomatic or have been in close contact with a COVID-19 positive individual.
Tier 3: At-Home Care
If an individual tests positive or symptoms are worsening, our Care Team provides at-home care with daily monitoring to allow for rest and recovery at home.
Tier 4: In-Hospital Navigation
If symptoms become severe, the Care Team helps locate and secure fast access to the best available hospital. We keep the family informed throughout the stay and assist with release and recovery planning.
Tier 5: At-Home Care
We provide support during discharge and resume at-home clinical care to ensure a full recovery physically, mentally and emotionally.
Film and TV Production De-Risking Services
Enable productions to protect health safety of production staff, cast and crew
As the Film and TV industry returns to production, we provide a comprehensive set of de-risking services to minimize COVID-19 exposure and transmission. Private Health specializes in testing planning, procurement, onsite sampling and guaranteed results delivery including access to the lastest rapid results technologies.
1. Compliance Review and Recommendations
Based on the unique context of your production, Private Health reviews your protocols and conducts an on-site visit to evaluate and make recommendations on risk exposure and compliance issues.
2. Custom Production Risk Mitigation Planning
Private Health assesses risk factors that can impact production and develops production protocols to protect your cast and crew.
3. Testing Strategy Design and Program Implementation
We develop a customized testing strategy for pre-production, on-set and post-production testing. We then implement a full-service testing program utilizing licensed clinical staff including consent management, test procurement, sample collection and processing and timely results delivery. Rapid result test technologies are also available.
4. On-Set Health Safety Department
Our team establishes an on-set Health Safety Department to coordinate testing, screening, exposure prevention protocols and rapid response in the event of active infection.
5. Exposure & Infection Rapid Response
Our command center of experts works in close coordination with the Health Safety and production teams to manage a rapid response in the case of a positive COVID-19 case. Services include contact tracing, quarantining, rapid re-testing and infection control.
6. Cast and Crew Education and Compliance
Our highly skilled clinical team educates and continually coaches your cast and crew to consistently implement infection prevention protocols. We train your cast and crew on how to stay safe – on and off location – using common sense infection prevention protocols.
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