San Francisco Chronicle: Health Insurers Agree to prepare for rate hikes; BlueShield defies inquiry Anthem Blue Cross, have Aetna and PacifiCare all agreed proposed health proposed health premium increases for 60 days, so that Blue Shield of California said as the lone holdout, according to the California Department of Insurance. Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones, he was glad that the three insurers agreed to his request to be on the increases (Colliver.
Blue Shield of California has still not agreed to delay the health insurance commissioner request to the proposed hikes.Many U.S. Citizens with medical conditions that has to travel frequent or long distance dispense on treating, cutting back or delaying deadlines and support group or the application for aid at offset high gas prices, USA Today reports. According to USA Today, people who travel for treatment times a week, like cancer patients receiving chemotherapy or patients in the necessity of dialysis, are hardest hit. The mean residential cost a gallon of gasoline in the U.S. On Wednesday were 3, approximately 90 Cent greater than the cost a year ago.