Survey Shows Medicare Beneficiaries Favor Mandatory Masks, And Most Would Get COVID-19 Vaccine.

November 5, 2020

CNBC (11/5, O'Brien) reports, “As a group, Medicare beneficiaries generally share at least one thing: Covid-19 risk.” In a “recent survey of about 2,100 Medicare beneficiaries by eHealth,” a majority of respondents agreed that “masks should be mandatory in public when social distancing is not possible.” In addition, 53% of respondents “said they are either ‘very’ or ‘somewhat’ comfortable getting a vaccine if one were to be made available at some point this winter,” down from 63% in a July survey.


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