Public comment session for Anthem rate increase Tuesday in Orono

Posted April 04, 2011, at 12:28 p.m.

Due to delayed notification of some policyholders, the Maine Bureau of Insurance has scheduled a second public comment session in Orono regarding proposed rate increases for individual health insurance plans sold by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Maine. This session will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, in 102 Murray Hall at the University of Maine. Murray Hall is across the street from the D.P. Corbett Business Building. Consumers may reach the bureau through its website at; by calling 800-300-5000 in state; or by writing to Bureau of Insurance, 34 State House Station, Augusta ME 04333.