Anthem Blue Cross, California’s largest insurer of small group health insurance, is taking a rate increase effective 04/01/2013. Small Group health insurance customers will be effected. The small group health insurance rate increases are expected to be in the single digits. Generally speaking, most health insurance companies take rate increases annually in the springtime.
Health insurance rate increases are due to many factors, including rising health care costs, benefit changes to health insurance plans, and more.
Employers should review their small group health insurance plans at least once a year. If you are a small business owner and need help with your small group health insurance plan, our office can assist. Our insurance agents can provide small group health insurance quotes with several health insurance companies, including: Anthem Blue Cross of California, Blue Shield of California, and Aetna. We will take your companies information including ages of employees and dependents and prepare a small group health insurance quote which will be emailed to you within 24 hours. Upon your review of the health insurance quote our insurance agents can meet with you in person, and if you decide you want to apply for health insurance coverage we can setup an enrollment meeting to help you and your employees complete your health insurance applications.
Our office has been serving small businesses with their small group health insurance needs since 1989.
We are located in Santa Barbara CA. For a free business small group health insurance quote, please contact our office:
225 East Carrillo Street Suite 201
Santa Barbara, CA 93101