Wellmark, Inc. (and its subsidiary Wellmark Health Plan of Iowa) have requested a new rate increase become effective January 1, 2017.  The requested increase amounts range from 35.2% – 43.9%.  A public hearing on the requested rate increase will be held at 10 am, on July 23, 2016, at the following location which are listed below.

2017 Rate Increase Public Hearing Site Locations

Wellmark’s rate filing can be found below:

URRT Part II, III, I – WHPI Ind 2017

URRT Part II, III, I -WI Ind

Wellmark’s White Paper on Requested Rate Increase

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Hearing Information:

2017 Rate Increase Hearing Agenda

2017 Hearing Transcript

Wellmark’s Statement For the Record:

Wellmark Statement

Public Comment Report:

2017 Wellmark Inc. Hearing Public Testimony and Comments Report

Final Decisions:

WHPI Pre-ACA, Magnum

Wellmark Inc, Magnum

2017 Wellmark Inc Rate Proposal Review Decision

2017 Wellmark Health Plan of Iowa (HMO) Rate Proposal Review Decision

Public Comments