COVID Leaves Wake of Medical Debt Among US Adults

July 20, 2021

(Medscape) – About one third of US adults struggled with medical debt during the pandemic, according to data from a Commonwealth Fund survey released July 16. Despite the passage of four major relief bills in 2020 and 2021 and federal efforts to offset pandemic- and job-related coverage loss, many people continued to face financial challenges, especially those with a low income and those who are Black or Latino. (Read Full Article)