Proposed health insurance rate regulation initiative submitted

By at 10 November, 2011, 1:02 pm

The consumer group that brought regulation of auto insurance rates to California now wants to do the same for healthcare coverage. On Wednesday, the Santa Monica advocacy group Consumer Watchdog submitted to the state attorney general’s office a proposed initiative that would require insurance companies, health maintenance organizations and preferred-provider organizations to get prior approvals from the California [...]


Some health insurance premiums on the rise again

By at 26 October, 2011, 7:28 am

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – New York’s largest health insurance company agreed Tuesday to publicly disclose more data used to justify premium increases. The agreement with UnitedHealth Group is part of a statewide effort by state Financial Services Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky to make rate increase filings public for review by policy holders and consumer advocates. That [...]


Oxlo Health Insurance Transparency Solution Helps Insurance Plans

By at 13 October, 2011, 1:26 am

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Oxlo Systems Inc. joins America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) as an Affiliate Organization Member. Come visit Oxlo at the 2011 AHIP Fall Conference. (Photo: Oxlo provides strategic individual health insurance rates and benefits transparency solutions, data and services to Health Plan sales, marketing and competitive intelligence teams. [...]


Effect of regulating Wisconsin health insurance rates uncertain

By at 9 October, 2011, 12:13 am

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