Understand, this is not about the health insurance program for the KPS staff. But it is about the Anthem health insurance program we’re involved with for our members. Years ago, we had nearly 20 newspapers using the health insurance program from KPA. Today, it’s less than five.
Monday, the Communications Industry Trust Board met to consider the renewal proposal from Anthem. This will take effect July 1 and run through June 30. Anthem requested, and the Board agreed to, a 9.9 percent rate increase.