ID Health Insurance Rates Increasing
Individual Policies Average 5% In 2019
LEWISTON, ID – If you have an Idaho insurance plan, your rates are going up again next year. Individual plan rates will increase an average of 5% in 2019. The last three years have seen double-digit increases, including 27% last year. This spring health insurance carriers requested an 8% increase, but the department denied the request, only allowing 5%.
Open enrollment in the state’s plans starts November 1st.
For more information on the new rates for 2019, you can visit the state’s page here: https://doi.idaho.gov/consumer/RateReview/.