New York Small Group Rate Increases

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We are starting to get a look at small group rate increase filings in New York.  Note that these are only what was applied for – typically, New York State knocks these increases down.  We will find out the approved increases mid-summer.

Aetna- Gold plans 21-23%, Silver plans 18-20% and Bronze plans 12-14%

Empire Blue Cross- 12.9% average on EPO and PPO Plans

Oxford Health Plans – 11-12%

CareConnect – 19.3% on group

Healthfirst – 10%

Emblem/Hip- under 6% on Bronze plans, up to 9.1% on the richer programs

Oscar Health Plans – Down 3.2%

United healthcare- 15.2%