Millions projected to lose health insurance due to COVID-19

July 16, 2020

Due to the pandemic, researchers estimate many non-elderly Americans will lose their employer-sponsored health insurance by the end of 2020.

According to a new study from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, more than 10 million people are estimated to lose their employer-sponsored health insurance because of a job loss due to the pandemic between April and December of this year. Researchers also estimate 48 million non-elderly Americans will be part of a household in which someone loses a job because of the pandemic.

Read more about the study here.