DFS TAKES ACTION TO ENSURE A CONTINUED HEALTHY AND COMPETITIVE 2019 NEW YORK HEALTH INSURANCE MARKET DESPITE CONTINUED WRONGFUL FEDERAL ATTACKS ON THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT

August 6th, 2018

 

https://www.dfs.ny.gov/about/press/pr1808031.html

DFS TAKES ACTION TO ENSURE A CONTINUED HEALTHY AND COMPETITIVE 2019 NEW YORK HEALTH INSURANCE MARKET DESPITE CONTINUED WRONGFUL FEDERAL ATTACKS ON THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT
New York Rates for Individuals More Than 55% Lower Than Before Implementation of the Affordable Care Act, After Adjusting for Inflation and Before Federal Tax Credits

Press Release

August 3, 2018

Contact: Richard Loconte,

Rates for Almost 1.4 Million New Yorkers in Individual and Small Group Markets Will Increase by Only 4.8% in 2019

Overall Requested Rate Increases for Individual Coverage Reduced by 64%, Saving Consumers $314 Million

Overall Requested Rate Increase for Small Group Coverage Reduced by 50%, Saving Small Businesses $279 Million

14 Insurers in Individual and 19 Insurers in Small Group Market Are Providing Choice to New Yorkers in Every County Across the State

In the face of a sustained attack by the federal government on the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Financial Services Superintendent Maria T. Vullo today announced that the Department of Financial Services (DFS) has reduced health insurers’ 2019 requested rates for New York’s individual market by 64% overall for individuals, saving consumers $314 million.

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