As required by the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight, Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services:

2016 Notification to Issuers in the Federally-facilitated Marketplace for Qualified Health Plans

South Dakota Individual Rate Increase Justification 2016

These ACA compliant policies received an increase of 13.40 percent. Specific plans were calibrated based on their relative values and received between a (1.9) percent decrease and a 21.7 percent increase. These adjustments were made based on historical claim information, projected cost increases, and relative risk assessments by plan. View PDF

South Dakota Small Employer Group Rate Increase Justification 2016

These ACA compliant policies received an increase of 5.8 percent. Specific plans were calibrated based on their relative values and received between a (2.0) percent decrease and a 16.6 percent increase. These adjustments were made based on historical claim information, projected cost increases, and relative risk assessments by plan. View PDF

Iowa Individual Rate Increase Justification 2016

These ACA compliant received a decrease of (4.7) percent. Specific plans were calibrated based on their relative values and received between a (17.5) percent decrease and a 5.9 percent increase. These adjustments were made based on historical claim information, projected cost increases, and relative risk assessments by plan. View PDF

Iowa Small Employer Group Rate Justification 2016

These ACA compliant received a decrease of (9.3) percent. Specific plans were calibrated based on their relative values and received between a (22.4) percent decrease and a (2.5) percent decrease. These adjustments were made based on historical claim information, projected cost increases, and relative risk assessments by plan. View PDF