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Individual & Small Group – NYS Prior Approval Of Rate Changes

On May 12, 2021 an application was submitted requesting 2022 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 2022 rate filing:

  • Direct Pay Metal Plans and Base (catastrophic)
  • Bassett Preferred
  • CNY Preferred
  • Healthy NY EPO
  • SimplyBlue Plus
  • Excellus BCBS HMO

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.

Please contact your broker or account representative if you have any questions.

You can also use our Blue on Demand plan comparison tool to help you find solutions for your business.

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