Study Finds Americans are Delaying Much of Their Healthcare

AMC Global
on 26/06/2020

Ongoing AMC Global research reveals routine medical visits, dental appointments, and recommended screenings for adults and children are being delayed during COVID-19

Why was the research conducted?

The study findings are designed to help clients and industry leaders navigate quickly changing consumer behavior during the crisis.

How was the research conducted?

Polling of U.S.-based general population of primary purchasers age 21+.

What are the key findings of the research?

  • Forty-nine percent of respondents are delaying their annual physical exam with their primary care provider, and 57% are delaying routine dental visits during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Thirty-seven percent of respondents reported not being up to date on routine screenings, 15% reported they’ve delayed immunizations.
  • Eighteen percent of Americans are taking more vitamins and supplements during COVID-19.

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Contributor's Name: Michelle Andre