With COVID Testing Set to Surge, Insurers Fret About Costs

While two separate administrations have now specified that health insurers must cover, without cost sharing, all COVID-19 tests used for individual diagnostic purposes, one trade group says that health plans are still getting stuck with the bill for workplace-related testing — and the problem is only going to get worse.

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Leslie Small

Leslie has been reporting and editing in various journalism roles for nearly a decade. Most recently, she was the senior editor of FierceHealthPayer, an e-newsletter covering the health insurance industry. A graduate of Penn State University, she previously served in editing roles at newspapers in Pennsylvania, Virginia and Colorado.

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