The Vitals

Kentucky, Florida Request Premium Hikes For 2019

June 28, 2018
Both Kentucky and Florida are seeking rate hikes for 2019, with some insurers requesting premium hikes in the single-digits and others seeking rate increases as high as 30 percent. In Kentucky, only two carriers will offer policies on the state’s individual market for 2019--Anthem and CareSource. The two insurers are requesting an average 12. 2 percent rate increase. Anthem is requesting a modest rate increase of 3.5 percent and is looking to expand into 17 counties where it did not...

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