Information about coronavirus and health insurance for consumers, insurers and medical providers.
Frequently asked questions about coronavirus and health insuarance
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Emergency orders and announcements
Commissioner Kreidler has the authority under state law to give direction to health insurers on coverage issues once an emergency has been declared by the governor.
- Gov. Inslee issues proclamation ordering equal payment for telehealth and in-person provider visits (www.governor.wa.gov)
- Kreidler orders health insurers to expand telehealth, testing coverage, extend premium grace periods
- Kreidler orders Washington health insurers to waive deductibles, coinsurance and copays for coronavirus testing