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Amazon at-home COVID-19 tests will be available for reimbursement

Amazon at-home COVID-19 tests will be available for reimbursement
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The statement says that Americans with private health insurance will soon be compensated.

Play/Go Home Rapid COVID-19 Self Test ($34.99) and iHealth COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test ($17.98) from Amazon.

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The White House said Thursday that the 150 million Americans who have private health insurance will be eligible for full reimbursement after purchasing an at-home COVID test. This includes people who have purchased a plan in the Affordable Care Act market.

For those not covered by private insurance, free tests will be available at more than 20,000 federally supported testing sites across the country.

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USD 17.98


It is not clear when this new policy will take effect, but they have promised to release guidelines by January 15.


Experts predict that most at-home tests will be covered by the policy. Caitlin Donovan, a spokeswoman for the Patient Advocate Foundation, told CNBC that the key holds your receipt: “Your regular receipt should be fine — you printed the receipts from Amazon — and then you have to send it in.”

Although reimbursement is unlikely to affect tests purchased before the guidelines go into effect, it’s worth noting that at-home Covid tests are already an eligible account for Flexible Savings Accounts (FSA) and Health Savings Accounts (HSA).

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USD 24.88


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