AUDIO: Sen. Smith highlights expansion of at-home COVID testing

U.S. Senator Tina Smith checked in to highlight some of the recent changes to at-home COVID testing.

Beginning this weekend, private insurance companies will be required to cover eight of these at-home tests for each American every month.

Supply chain issues have made some of these tests harder to come by, but Senator Smith says there have been pushes within the federal government to increase test availability.

Listen to the full interview with Senator Smith below:

 


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