CID: Health Insurance Rate Filing - Oxford Health Plans (Large Group)

Health Insurance Rate Filing - Oxford Health Plans (Large Group)


 
Rate request - Range from 1.6% to 6.9% increase
 
Decision - Under Review
 
Public Comment Period: January 25, 2013 to February 14, 2013
 
 
On January 17, 2013, Oxford Health Plans filed a request to raise premium rates an average of 1.8 percent, with a range of 1.6 percent to 6.9 percent, for large employer group medical policies for employers with 51 or more workers. The request also includes a 3.5 percent decrease of the base rate; however the impact of trend the increased cost and demand of medical (10.7 percent) and pharmacy (11.3 percent) services resulted in the slight overall increase. In its filing, the company also noted that the impact of federal health care reform is minimal.
 
If approved the new rates would take effect May 1, 2013 for approximately 2,100 policyholders in Connecticut that provide health coverage for about 4,700 employees and their dependents.
 
 
Find the filing, brief summary and public comment section here at Health Insurance Rate Filings


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