New York State Prior Approval of Rate Changes
On May 15, 2017, an application was submitted requesting 2018 premium rate changes in accordance with New York state prior approval law. This rate application applies to Community Rated Individual and Small Group products.
The following products are included in this 2018 rate filing:
- Direct Pay Metal Plans and Base (catastrophic)
- Bassett Preferred
- CNY Preferred
- Healthy NY EPO
- SimplyBlue Plus
- Excellus BCBS HMO
Employer Group Communication
Initial notification letters will be mailed to community-rated employer groups and direct pay members enrolled in the products listed above. The letter will include our requested rate percentage changes.