large group

2017 Large Group Product Enhancements

We continue to streamline our 2017 large group medical and pharmacy product portfolio to deliver more choice, value, and simplicity for our customers. Our goal was to continue to make it easier to find the perfect solutions for your clients’ needs, with pre-built, best-in-class plan options and a...

Large group fully insured broker service fees

For large group fully insured plans, beginning on or after January 1, 2016, we stopped charging broker commissions. Instead, BCBSRI has moved to including a service fee in the invoices for those large groups that have arranged to pay their brokers such a fee. Since that change, we’ve received...

Reminder: Guidelines for processing group product line cancellations

As a reminder, there are guidelines all brokers should follow when submitting group cancellations for medical, dental, or vision products to BCBSRI. Small groups We cannot accept a letter or email forwarded from you on behalf of the group. Groups must submit a Request for Amendment to Sales...

Large group fully insured transition to broker service fees

We want to provide updates you can share with your large group fully insured clients about changes we’re making to the way broker service fees are reflected on two important documents provided to groups: the Premium Rates by Group and the Healthcare Rate Acceptance. Premium Rates by Group exhibit...