COVID-19 Updates for Licensees & Consumers
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COVID-19 Updates for Licensees & Consumers

Recent Updates

All DORA-licensed professionals: For information and guidance related to the Govenor's extended Safer at Home and in the Vast, Great Outdoors Order and how it impacts your profession or business, please visit the Safer at Home website. After consulting the Safer at Home site, additional questions may be directed to DORA_COVID_Inquiries@state.co.us

Updates by Topic Area

Healthcare

New Telehealth Information

  • August 28, 2020: SB20-212 was passed by the Colorado Legislature and signed into law by Governor Polis in July 2020. In light of the increased interest in and use of telehealth services during the COVID-19 pandemic, this law facilitates access to telehealth services  by restricting what limitations can be put into place by health insurance companies.

Emergency Rules Expanding Healthcare Workforce, Aiding New Graduates 

Temporary Regulatory Changes Smooth Nurse, CNA Pathways to Graduation; Expand Available Healthcare Workforce Pool

Emergency Licensing Measures for Healthcare Professionals

Insurance

New Telehealth Information

  • August 28, 2020: SB20-212 was passed by the Colorado Legislature and signed into law by Governor Polis in July 2020. In light of the increased interest in and use of telehealth services during the COVID-19 pandemic, this law facilitates access to telehealth services  by restricting what limitations can be put into place by health insurance companies.

For more, visit the Division of Insurance's COVID-19 and Insurance page.

Public Utilities

Customers falling behind on utility bills encouraged to make payment arrangements or apply for assistance

Utility Customers Needing Assistance Have Options to Help Pay Their Energy Bills

For more, visit the Public Utilities Commission's Notifications Regarding COVID-19

Civil Rights

Infographic: Guide to Colorado Mask Ordinance (current as of August 26, 2020)

Guidance for Employers and Places of Public Accommodation during Safer at Home and in the Vast, Great Outdoors

Finance

Consumer Advisory: Isolation and loneliness during the COVID-19 pandemic may leave seniors vulnerable to investment fraud

For more, visit the COVID-19 Guidance for State-Chartered Financial Institutions page.