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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 09-2299


Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield; Large Group Experience Rating and Small Group Demographic Rating Methodologies; Applicability—Group Size 2+; Rate Filing

[39 Pa.B. 7082]
[Saturday, December 12, 2009]

 On November 13, 2009, the Insurance Department (Department) received a filing from Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield requesting approval of a Claim Allowance Continuance Table for High Deductible Plans, with an individual deductible of $1,000 and a family deductible of $2,000 or more, with an Integrated Prescription Drug Benefit for the Non-Gatekeeper Preferred Provider Organization Program. This filing will apply to Demographically Rated and Experience Rated Business. The requested effective dates vary based on group size and new or renewing status.

 Unless formal administrative action is taken prior to February 25, 2010, the subject filing may be deemed approved by operation of law.

 A copy of the filing is available on the Department's web site at Under the Quick Links section, click on the link ''Rate Filings Published in the PA Bulletin.''

 Copies of the filing are also available for public inspection, by appointment, during normal working hours at the Department's Harrisburg Office.

 Interested parties are invited to submit written comments, suggestions or objections to Cherri Sanders-Jones, Insurance Department, Insurance Product Regulation and Administration, Room 1311, Strawberry Square, Harrisburg, PA 17120,, within 30 days after publication of this notice in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

Insurance Commissioner

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 09-2299. Filed for public inspection December 11, 2009, 9:00 a.m.]

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