Roughly 12M Lost Employer-Sponsored Insurance

As many as 12 million people have lost access to employer-sponsored coverage because of COVID-19, according to the Economic Policy Institute. Analysts estimate that 6.4 million workers have lost access to insurance through their employer amid job losses during the pandemic. The 12 million comes from including spouses and dependents in those plans. It takes into consideration that not every worker who loses employer coverage will become uninsured. Read more.