Medical Bills for COVID-19
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 1686 , Segment 1
Episode: Medical Bills for COVID-19, The Great Resignation, Friends Forever
- Sep 14, 2021 8:00 pm
- 19:40 mins
Across the country, hospital intensive care units are again overflowing with seriously ill COVID-19 patients. But this time around, people are likely to face much higher medical bills for that care compared to previous waves of the pandemic. The same is true for routine COVID-19 tests that may have previously been free. Cynthia Cox, vice president at the Kaiser Family Foundation, tracks how insurers cover COVID-19 treatment.