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Anthem Blue Cross Rate Hike

Insurers Using Familiar Playbook to Protect Profits in California

Wendell Potter | Posted 11.02.2014 | Politics
Wendell Potter

For the next two months, Californians will to be subjected to a barrage of TV, radio and online ads, which, ironically, they unknowingly will be paying for with their health insurance premiums.

Anthem Blue Cross Rate Hike Approved After Controversy

AP | SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — State regulators have accepted rate hikes on individual Anthem Blue Cross health insurance policies after public outrage and gover...

Deja Vu: Anthem Blue Cross Now Plans A 14% Rate Hike In California

AP | TOM MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

INDIANAPOLIS — Health insurer WellPoint said Wednesday that its California subsidiary will dial down rate hikes that drew national outrage earli...

Consumer Watchdog Sues Anthem Blue Cross Over Policy Changes

AP | SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A consumer watchdog group filed a lawsuit Monday against California's largest for-profit health insurer on behalf of policyholders...

Anthem To Delay Insurance Rate Hike Amid Criticism

AP | LINDA A. JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Health insurer Anthem Blue Cross will postpone its much-criticized plan to raise rates for some California residents who buy insurance on their own, a...

Arthur Delaney

WellPoint Subsidiary Fights Maine Over Big Rate Hike (VIDEO) | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Maine, a subsidiary of WellPoint, the nation's largest insurer, wanted the state to approve an average rate hike ...