Students Anxious About Health Care Coverage Due to COVID-19 UncertaintiesJune 8, 2020 |
by Jasmine Snow
Many recently graduated students are contending with concerns about healthcare as the economy plunges into a recession.
According to a 2017 Agile Health Insurance survey, 72% of college students and recent graduates nationwide have difficulty finding affordable healthcare coverage. Some former University of Minnesota students are now struggling even more to navigate healthcare options before reaching the end of their coverage as the job market faces uncertainty in the COVID-19 pandemic.