Top insurance companies waive co-pays, cover telemedicine to protect American seniors

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LAS VEGAS (CBS) — President Trump and Vice-President Pence met Tuesday morning with health insurance company representatives to discuss the coronavirus and the health insurance industry’s response.

During the meeting, the vice-president revealed that the companies, who cover nearly 240 million Americans, have agreed to waive co-pays for coronavirus testing, and surprise billing for coronavirus treatment.

Medicare and Medicaid have agreed to cover telemedicine to protect American seniors, according to Vice President Pence.

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