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Blog Post
3/12/2011
By Jamie Court
The Los Angeles Times is reporting today that Blue Shield's premium hikes are hitting some policyholders with as much as an 86% premium increase.  If this outrage doesn't get even cynical California legislators to act, nothing will.  How can we afford insurance if an insurance company can raise rates at will by 86.5%!...
News Release
2/17/2011
CONTACT Doug Heller, 310-392-0522 ext. 309
Santa Monica, CA – California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones has called on insurance companies that sell medical malpractice coverage to medical providers such as doctors, hospitals and clinics to lower premiums that appear to be excessive.  The nonprofit Consumer Watchdog applauded the Commissioner, noting that if the insurers did...
Blog Post
1/27/2011
By Jamie Court
California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones may have just assured Blue Shield its place as the worst health insurance company in America. He's gotten every other health insurance company in California to hold off on rate increases. A black sheep among black sheep is how Blue Shield and its CEO Bruce Bodaken will be remembered if they don...