Who Will Shoulder The Cost Of Coronavirus Testing?
Due to breaking news, this segment did not end up airing on March 10 as planned.
One estimate puts the cost of coronavirus testing at $25 million just for the first two months of the outbreak. Who's going to shoulder that cost?
Some private insurers have committed to waiving copays, but Americans with other insurance may be on the hook for some or all of the cost. Host Peter O'Dowd speaks with Julie Appleby (@Julie_appleby) of Kaiser Health News.