Rate Increases have started to come out for NY Small group and individuals for January 1, 2019. Note that these are requests, not approvals. That won’t happen until sometime in the fall. Also note that these are averages across all that companies products.
With the elimination of the individual mandate under ObamaCare, the individual market is getting very large increases. The baseline average increase was 12.1%, but an 11.9% additional increase has been applied for to cover the effects of the individual mandate being repealed.
Empire Healthchoice 24.0%
MVP HealthPlan 6.5%