2021 Carrier Rate Filings and Notices

In compliance with New York law, carriers will be mailing notices about their rate filings (requested rates) to impacted New York small business certificate and policy holders with renewal dates in 2021.

Below is a listing by carrier of requested rates for 2021 and a link to their formal broker communication including sample notification letters.

Carrier Requested 2021 Rate Increase Average Across All Plans
Link to Broker Communication
Aetna 19.6% Aetna Communication
Emblem 20.9% Emblem Communication
Empire BCBS 16.1% Empire BCBS Communication
Healthfirst 5.5%  Healthfirst Communication
Oxford/UHC 13.6% / 10.9% Oxford/UHC Communication
Oscar 29.1% Oscar Communication 

Note: These are just the requested rate changes filed with the DFS and are not final.