Here' How to Get Your Free Biden Covid Test at Home

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – To help ensure Americans have tests on hand if a need arises, the Biden Administration is purchasing one billion at-home, rapid COVID-19 tests to give to Americans for free. A half-billion tests will be available for order this Wednesday, January 19 and will be mailed directly to American households.

Half of the one billion tests ordered by the Biden administration will be available starting Wednesday at a government-run website – https://www.covidtests.gov/ – with each household allowed to order four tests. 

There will be free tests available for every household, and to promote broad access, the initial program will allow four free tests to be requested per residential address. Starting January 19th, Americans will be able to order their tests online at COVIDTests.gov, and tests will typically ship within 7-12 days of ordering.

To ensure equity and access for all Americans, the Administration will also launch a call line to help those unable to access the website to place orders, and work with national and local community-based organizations to support the nation’s hardest-hit and highest-risk communities in requesting tests.

On Monday, the Administration announced that, starting January 15th, private insurance companies will be required to cover at-home COVID-19 tests. This means consumers with private health insurance coverage will be able to get these tests for free. Insurance companies and health plans are required to cover eight free at-home tests per covered individual per month. That means a family of four, all on the same plan, would be able to get 32 of these tests covered by their health plan per month. As part of the requirement, the Administration is strongly incentivizing plans and insurers to allow people to get these tests directly through preferred pharmacies or retailers with no out-of-pocket costs, with the plan or insurer covering the cost upfront, eliminating the need for people to submit reimbursement claims.

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ME Someone, Mon, 01/17/2022 - 17:28

Great job. Republicans won't give him any credit for this (and will surely chime in with a bunch of negative comments), but it is a good thing to be sure.

Republicans were crying about supplies running out a while back and blamed Biden for that, are they going to acknowledge that Biden fixed it and is working toward getting EVERYONE a home test? Nope, they sure won't.

 

Even trump says take the vaccine(s) and don't doubt is effectiveness, he even talks up regeneron (Monoclonal Antibody Treatment), saying all of these are "historic" and have saved "tens of millions of lives"

"You are playing right into their hands when you doubt the vaccine" -Trump

https://twitter.com/NoSpinNews/status/1472983120601403400?s=20

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