The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Delta variant continues to cause deep concerns as more Idaho children test positive. New data shows the potential for negative long-term health and economic outcomes. With 24,000 children lacking health coverage, policymakers can help mitigate harms associated with the pandemic on children by supporting policies that increase access to quality health coverage and care. Read the full report below:
Boise, ID: Doctors and health policy experts convened at the Idaho Capitol today for ‘Checkup on Kids Day,’ an event sponsored by Idaho Kids Covered.