March 05, 2021

Multi-Agency FAQ Issued Regarding COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Coverage by Health Plans

On February 26, several agencies including DOL and HHS  published FAQs regarding health insurance issuers’ obligations under the FFCRA and CARES Act for governing diagnosing testing for COVID-19 and related items and services during the public health emergency.  This new guidance is helpful for plans, providers, and individuals alike and provides clarity on the nuances of coverage for COVID-19 tests and vaccines.