By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — UPMC is once again minimizing costs for its members seeking COVID-19 treatment.

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The waiver extension covers co-insurance costs and co-pays for in-network and inpatient COVID-19 treatment.

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The waiver also applies to telehealth or virtual visits, which have become more popular during the pandemic.

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The extension will last through July 20.