Many Americans are scared enough of Covid-19 pneumonia to wash their hands more, but few are scared enough to cancel travel plans.
HealthCare.com — a private insurance exchange operated by HealthCare Inc. — has included coronavirus prep statistics in the summary of results from a new survey.
- A summary of the HealthCare.com survey results is available here.
- An article about a U.S. insurer with an employee with a SARS-CoV-2 infection is available here.
The Miami-based firm serves consumers as a source of health care and insurance information, and it serves as a source of leads for insurers and other organizations.
The firm hired an outside company to conduct an online survey.
The sample included 2,498 U.S. adults. All of the participants responded from March 4 through March 5.
When the survey period ended, public health agencies had reported finding just 148 confirmed cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection in the United States. That compares with a SARS-CoV-2 case count of about 1,000 reported Tuesday evening.