Begin Main Content Area
[ Back]
June 2, 2015
Governor Wolf Submits Application to Federal Government for State-Based Marketplace to Protect 382,000 Pennsylvanians
May 27, 2015
Insurance Department Recommends Homeowners Make Sure Their Coverage Is Ready for Severe Weather, Offers Tips on Filing Claims
May 21, 2015
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Offers Tips for Consumers Preparing for Summer Vacations
May 19, 2015
Acting Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller Reminds Consumers of Preventive Care Benefits Covered Under Affordable Care Act
May 6, 2015
Governor Wolf Announces Highmark Agrees to Pay All Unpaid Claims Filed by UPMC Since January
April 29, 2015
PA Insurance & Health Departments Issue Consumer Alert on Tobacco Cessation Coverage
April 23, 2015
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Returns More Than $66 Million in Restitution Payments to Consumers in First Quarter of 2015
April 20, 2015
PA Insurance Department Schedules Public Hearing on Highmark Grant Request for Allegheny Health Network
March 27, 2015
Wolf Administration Announces Significant Workers' Comp Insurance Rate Cut While Maintaining Benefit Levels for Injured Workers
March 18, 2015
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Urges Property Owners to Consider Flood Insurance& Provides Tips to Cut Premiums
March 5, 2015
Wolf Administration Announces Consumer Protection as Top Priority in Enforcement of Highmark/UPMC Consent Decree
February 13, 2015
Governor Wolf Delivers Victory for CHIP Buy-In Program, Ensures Families will Keep Coverage and be Held Harmless
February 5, 2015
Governor Tom Wolf Announces Exemption from Tax Penalty for CHIP Buy-in Families, Ensures Special Enrollment Period
January 29, 2015
Governor Tom Wolf Announces Resolution of Maternity Care Issue Between Highmark and UPMC
January 27, 2015
Insurance Department Offers Tips for Winter Storm Victims
January 16, 2015
PA Insurance Department: 2014 a Banner Year for Consumer Protection
January 8, 2015
Consumers Should Make Insurance Resolution to Protect Family and Property
January 5, 2015
Insurance Department to Close Public Comment Period on Highmark’s Proposal to Acquire Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania
December 18, 2014
Helpful Tips to Safeguard Your Home This Holiday Season
December 11, 2014
New Website Available to Guide Consumers as Highmark and UPMC Contract Termination Nears
December 4, 2014
Insurance Department and Department of Aging Remind Medicare Advantage Consumers of their Rights
November 19, 2014
Tips to Avoid a Turkey-Frying Homeowners Catastrophe
October 23, 2014
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Recovers Millions for Life Insurance Beneficiaries
October 22, 2014
Insurance Policies Can Protect Against Halloween Hazards
September 25, 2014
Insurance Department to Hold Public Informational Hearing on Highmark’s Proposal to Acquire Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania
September 2, 2014
Insurance Department Makes Highmark’s Transition Plan Available
August 14, 2014
Parents: Consider Renter’s Insurance for Your College-Bound Students
July 3, 2014
Consumers: Be Prepared and Be Aware of Scam Artists and Unlicensed Activity in the Wake of Storms
June 6, 2014
Homeowners Advised to Prepare Ahead for Weather-Related Disasters, Check Coverage on Insurance Policies
June 2, 2014
Participating Drivers and Riders Face Insurance Risk with New Ride- Sharing Services
May 23, 2014
PA Insurance Department Provides Support to Insurance Consumers after Destructive Hail Storm
March 31, 2014
Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rates to Decline for Some Employers Starting in April
March 17, 2014
Insurance Commissioner Michael Consedine Statement on Non-Compliant Policy Extension Announcement
March 3, 2014
New Ad Campaign Launches to Promote Access to Health Insurance for Pennsylvania’s Children
February 27, 2014
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Commends United Services Automobile Association Group for Compliant Business Practices
February 18, 2014
Insurance Department Receives Transactional Filing on Behalf of Highmark
February 10, 2014
Insurance Department Offers Tips for Winter Storm Victims
January 22,2014
Pennsylvania Concludes Latest Multi-State Examination, Protecting Consumers
January 22, 2014
Insurance Commissioner Announces Summary of HHS Agreement Regarding Children’s Health Insurance Program Changes
January 16, 2014
Insurance Department: An Annual Insurance Review Could Put Money Back in Your Pocket
January 3, 2014
Insurance Department Offers Tips for Winter Storm Victims
December 31, 2013
Consumer Alert: Information to Prepare for Changes in Healthcare Coverage this January
December 19, 2013
Safeguard Your Home This Holiday from Burglary
December 10, 2013
Pennsylvania Protects Consumers in Reaching Settlement with Lincoln
November 26, 2013
Insurance Commissioner Updates Consumers on Individual Policy Cancellations and Renewals
November 25, 2013
Tips to Avoid a Turkey Frying Homeowners Catastrophe
November 15, 2013
Insurance Commissioner Reacts to President’s Statement on Policy Cancellations
November 5
PA Insurance Department Offers Simple Tips to Prevent Home Fires
October 25, 2013
PA Protects Consumers by Reaching Settlement with New York Life
October 23, 2013
CHIP Hosts Enrollment and Awareness Event in Johnstown
October 22, 2013
Insurance Policies Can Protect Against Halloween Hazards
October 16, 2013
Governor Corbett Signs Bill Reauthorizing Pennsylvania’s Children’s Health Insurance Program and Eliminating Waiting Period
October 15, 2013
Consumer Protection Task Force Provides Information to Assist the Public Regarding Highmark, UPMC
October 11, 2013
After the Storm: Tips for Filing Insurance Claims
October 2, 2013
First Lady Susan Corbett Joins CHIP’s Executive Director to Increase Awareness of CHIP and Healthy Pennsylvania
September 30, 2013
Pennsylvanians Reminded Where to Access Information about the Affordable Care Act
September 19, 2013
Governor Corbett Tours Boys & Girls Club in Pittsburgh, Kicks Off Outreach for Pennsylvania’s Children’s Health Insurance Program
August 26, 2013
PennDOT, Pa. Insurance Department Urge Vehicle Owners to Keep Insurance Information Current
August 22, 2013
Pennsylvania Commends MassMutual’s Compliant Business Practices
August 21, 2013
Pennsylvania Protects Consumers in Reaching Settlement with ING
August 8, 2013
Insurance Department Receives Transactional Filing on Behalf of Independence Blue Cross
July 30, 2013
PA Insurance Department Revokes Eight Licenses in Second Quarter Enforcement Actions
July 8, 2013
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Secures Dedicated Funding
June 25, 2013
Pennsylvania Protects Consumers in Reaching Settlement with Life Insurance Company TIAA-CREF
June 19, 2013
Tips on What to Do After an Automobile Crash
May 22, 2013
Pennsylvania Protects Consumers in Reaching Settlement with Three CIGNA Companies
May 16, 2013
Insurance Commissioner Consedine Engages Federal Policymakers
May 15, 2013
Consumers Reminded of the Importance of Disability Insurance Coverage
May 10, 2013
PA Insurance Department Revokes Nine Licenses in First Quarter Enforcement Actions
April 29, 2013
Insurance Department Approves Highmark’s Transaction with West Penn Allegheny Health System
April 17, 2013
Spring Cleaning is a Good Time for Preventative Home Maintenance
April 8, 2013
Insurance Department Makes Consultants’ Reports Available as Part of Highmark Transactional Filing
April 3, 2013
Insurance Department Launches New Health Insurance Website
March 28, 2013
Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rates to Decline for Some Employers in April
March 21, 2013
Consumers Urged to Consider Buying Flood Insurance Now
March 5, 2013
Annual Insurance Policy Reviews Could Save You Money
February 28, 2013
Opening Statement: House Appropriation Hearings
February 26, 213
Federal Government Ends Enrollment in PA Fair Care March 2
February 20, 2013
Insurance Commissioner Expresses Concerns over Federal Decision to Suspend Enrollments in Pre-Existing Condition Program
January 30, 2013
Insurance Department Marks 20 Years of CHIP Coverage, Announces Governor Corbett’s $8.5 Million Proposal to Insure More Children
January 23, 2013
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Receives Amended Highmark Filing
January 8, 2013
PA Insurance Department: 2012 Record Year for Fines and Restitution
December 20, 2012
Holiday Decorations and Entertaining, Reason to Review Insurance Needs
December 2, 2012
NAIC Elects 2013 Officers: Commisioner Consedine Elected Secretary/Treasurer
November 29, 2012
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Assumes New Regulatory Role for Global Insurance Provider, the ACE Group
November 20, 2012
PA Leads Multi-State Settlement Against Bankers Life and Casualty
November 16, 2012
Pennsylvania Protects Life Insurance Beneficiaries in Settlement with John Hancock
November 2, 2012
After the Storm: Tips for Filing Insurance Claims
October 26, 2012
Pennsylvania Homeowners Reminded to be Prepared for Hurricane Sandy
October 22, 2012
Pennsylvania Continues to Protect Life Insurance Beneficiaries in Settlement with AIG
October 16, 2012
Insurance Department Offers Tips to Avoid Halloween Hazards
October 11, 2012
Pennsylvania Protects Life Insurance Beneficiaries in Settlement with Nationwide Life Insurance Company
October 4, 2012
Pennsylvanians Urged to Review Health Insurance Options during Open Enrollment Season
September 28, 2012
Insurance Commissioner Michael Consedine's Statement on Highmark, West Penn Proposed Affiliation
September 12, 2012
Commissioner Consedine’s Testimony before the Committee on Ways and Means
August 28, 2012
Insurance Department Announces Updated Highmark Filing
August 21, 2012
Families of College Students Reminded to Check Insurance Needs
August 20, 2012
PA Insurance Department Announces Quarterly Enforcement Actions
July 10, 2012
New Law Highlights Pennsylvania’s Leadership in Global Insurance Regulation
June 1, 2012
Summer Travel, Entertaining can Bring Special Insurance Concerns
May 31, 2012
Insurance Department Levies Largest Fine in Agency’s History Against AIG
April 26, 2012
PA Insurance Department Announces Quarterly Enforcement Actions
April 23, 2012
Pennsylvania Protects Life Insurance Beneficiaries in MetLife Settlement
April 16, 2012
PA Insurance Department Approves Harleysville, Nationwide Merger
April 10, 2012
Insurance Department to Hold Public Hearing on Highmark Filing
March 21, 2012
Insurance Department’s Expanded Rate Review Authority Takes Effect
March 8, 2012
Consumers Urged to Consider Buying Flood Insurance Now
February 21, 2012
New Health Insurance Unit Offers Help to Pennsylvania Consumers
February 16, 2012
Insurance Department Testimony - HB 717: Creating an Office of Consumer Advocate for Health Insurance
February 8, 2012
Pennsylvania Insurance Department to Liquidate First Sealord Surety
Feb. 2, 2012 - Joint Release
Many Pennsylvania Employers to Benefit from Lower Workers’ Compensation Costs
February 2, 2012
Pennsylvania Protects Life Insurance Beneficiaries in Prudential Settlement
January 25, 2012
PA Insurance Department Announces 2011 Enforcement and Market Conduct Actions
December 22, 2011
New Law Gives Insurance Department Expanded Rate Authority for Small Employer Health Policies
December 13, 2011
Holiday Entertaining, Gifts Bring Reason to Review Insurance Needs
December 6, 2011
Senate Bill 1339 Testimony - Auto Insurance Liability Limits
November 15, 2011
Harleysville, Nationwide Submit Merger Filing to PA Insurance Department
November 7, 2011
Insurance Department Receives Transactional Filing on Behalf of Highmark
November 3, 2011
State Insurance Commissioner Named to Federal Advisory Committee
November 2, 2011
Health Insurance Consumers Urged to Weigh Options During Open Enrollment Season
October 27, 2011
Insurance Department: Crashes Involving Deer Peak in November
September 13, 2011
Senate Banking and Insurance Committee Testimony - UPMC and Highmark Dispute
August 26, 2011
Insurance Commissioner: Consumers – Be Prepared and Check Your Policy Before the Hurricane
August 25, 2011
House Insurance Committee Testimony - UPMC and Highmark Dispute
August 1, 2011
Insurance Department to Complete Consumer Services Reorganization Aug. 5 with Closing of Philadelphia Regional Office
July 18, 2011
Statewide Forums Slated to Seek Input on Health Insurance Exchanges
June 2, 2011
Insurance Department: Filing Repeated Storm Damage Claims Can Affect Premium Rates
May 24, 2011
Insurance Department, PennDOT Remind Party Hosts and Guests to Celebrate Responsibly During Memorial Day Weekend
May 16, 2011
PID Sends Letter to HHS Requesting Implementation Extension
April 26, 2011
Insurance Department Urges Former adultBasic Members to Explore Options, Heed May 2 and May 31 Deadlines
April 19, 2011
Insurance Department Urges Pennsylvanians to Be Smart When Cleaning Up After Recent Storms
April 14, 2011
Insurance Department Announces First-Quarter Enforcement Actions
April 5, 2011
Insurance Department: Randy Rohrbaugh Named Executive Deputy Insurance Commissioner
March 23, 2011
Acting Insurance Commissioner Testifies at Congressional Field Hearing
March 11, 2011
Insurance Commissioner: Winter-Related Damage to Vehicles Can Lead to Auto Insurance Questions
March 10, 2011
Insurance Commissioner Reminds Consumers of 30-Day Waiting Period for Flood Insurance Coverage
February 18, 2011
Insurance Department Shuts Operations of Pittsburgh-Based Agency
February 9, 2011
PA Insurance Commissioner Offers Tips on Winter Insurance Claims, Preparedness
February 4, 2011
Insurance Department Revokes Agent’s License, Issues $10,000 Penalty
January 24, 2011
Corbett Administration Takes Steps to Expand PA Fair Care
December 22, 2010
AIG to Pay $100 Million in Fines Under Multi-State Settlement
December 13, 2010
Insurance Department: Holiday Season and Homeowners Coverage Can Go Hand-in-Hand
December 3, 2010
Resources Available to Gauge Older Drivers’ Safety
November 18, 2010
Insurance Department Urges Holiday Shoppers to Understand Existing Insurance Coverage and Store-Offered Warranties
November 8, 2010
Return to Standard Time Brings Reminder to Avoid Drowsy Driving
November 3, 2010
PA Insurance Department Receives $2 Million in Federal Grants to Design Health Care Exchange, Provide Consumer Education
November 1, 2010
Insurance Department Reminds Motorists about Risk of Deer Collision and Need to Drive with Care
October 6, 2010
National Flood Insurance Program Receives Extension
August 9, 2010
Robert L. Pratter Named Acting Insurance Commissioner
August 2, 2010
Pennsylvania to Begin Offering Health Plan for People with Pre-Existing Medical Conditions
July 20, 2010
Insurance Commissioner Highlights Investigation on Health Insurance Company ‘Profiling’ Practices, Urges Legislative Action
July 15, 2010
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Statement
June 28, 2010
PA Insurance Commissioner Announces Federal Approval of High-Risk Plan
June 23, 2010
PA Insurance Commissioner Offers Tips to Victims of Severe Storms
June 15, 2010
PA Appoints Health Care Reform Implementation Advisory Committee
June 2, 2010
PA Insurance Department Announces High-Risk Pool Submission
May 3, 2010
Insurance Department Alerts Consumers to Possible Scams Related to National Health Care Reform Law
April 29, 2010
Insurance Department Approves ‘Green’ Discounts for Homeowners as Environmental Awareness Grows
March 19, 2010
Insurance Commissioner Ario Offers Condolences on the Death of Herbert S. Denenberg, Former Insurance Commissioner
March 16, 2010
Insurance Commissioner Offers Statement in Response to Highmark's Challenge of Department Examination
March 15, 2010
Insurance Department: Auto Policy Premiums Likely Unaffected by Vehicle Recalls
March 11, 2010
Insurance Department Reminds Consumers of Insurance Options as Flooding Risks Rise
February 19, 2010
Insurance Commissioner Offers Tips for Claims Related to Winter Storms
February 9, 2010
Governor Rendell: 2010-11 Budget Preserves Health Care for Seniors, Persons with Disabilities and Pennsylvania’s Poorest Families - Budget Materials Available
January 13, 2010
Insurance Commissioner: Rising Costs Drive Urgent Need for National Health Care Solution
December 11, 2009
Insurance Department Takes Action Against HealthAmerica
November 20, 2009
Insurance Department Takes Action in Commonwealth Court against Kingsway Financial Services
November 16, 2009
Insurance Department to Act against Kingsway Financial Services for Attempted Divestiture of Lincoln General Insurance Company
November 2009
Children's Health Insurance Program Advisory Council Meeting - Scheduled for Thursday, December 17, 2009
October 2, 2009
Insurance Department Petitions to Place Penn Treaty into Liquidation
September 21, 2009
Insurance Commissioner Urges Consumers To Be Ready For Hurricanes, Severe Weather
September 8, 2009
Insurance Commissioner Says Federal Health Care Reform Necessary To Fix A Broken System
August 20, 2009
Insurance Department Urges Parents To Consider Coverage Needs Before College Starts
July 30, 2009
Insurance Department Releases Report On Executive Compensation At State's Largest Blues' Plans
July 24, 2009
Additional State Agencies Soon To Relocate
July 17, 2009
Insurance Department Examinations To Focus On Health Insurance Competition
July 1, 2009
Insurance Department Seeks Comment On Community Health Reinvestment Activities
June 24, 2009 - 1
Insurance Commissioner Reminds Consumers To Protect Their Summer Plans With Insurance Coverage
March 27, 2009
Insurance Commissioner: Senate Budget Plan Will Jeopardize The Health Care Of Pa’s Children
May 7, 2009
May 5, 2009
Commissioner Ario's Testimony Before The Senate Banking And Insurance Committee: The Long-Term Care Partnership
March 26, 2009 - 1
Children’s Health Insurance Program: Advisory Council Meeting
March 26, 2009 - 2
Commissioner Ario's Testimony On Long-Term Care Insurance
March 20, 2009
Chip Program To Promote Awareness Of Health Insurance Options During ‘Cover The Uninsured Week’
March 19, 2009
Insurance Department Approves First-Ever ‘Green’ Discount For Homeowners Insurance
March 18, 2009
Commissioner Ario Testimony On AIG: Before, During And After Federal Intervention
March 12, 2009
Commissioner Ario Testimony On Small Group Reform
March 5, 2009
Pennsylvanians Encouraged To Take Another Look At Cobra Options
February 27, 2009
Insurance Department Updates Web Site To Offer Thrifty Tips For Auto Insurance Consumers
February 23, 2009
Pennsylvania Insurance Department Appropriation Materials
February 20, 2009
State, Local Agencies Team To Help Pittsburgh-Area Residents Weather Rough Economy
February 19, 2009 - 1
CHIP Launches New Web Site Serving Pennsylvania’s Fast-Growing Latino Population
February 19, 2009 - 2
Chip Lanza Nuevo Sitio De Internet Para Servir A La Población Latina De Rápido Crecimiento En Pennsylvania
February 5, 2009
Insurance Commissioner Praises Federal Reauthorization Of Children’s Health Care
January 29, 2009
More Pennsylvanians Are Without Insurance and Health Care, Insurance Department Survey Shows -- Results Available Online
January 22, 2009
Insurance Commissioner Welcomes Withdrawal Of Proposed IBC/Highmark Consolidation - Electronic Press Kit Available
January 21, 2009
***Media Advisory*** Insurance Commissioner To Discuss Withdrawal Of Consolidation Proposal By Blues Plans
January 15, 2009
Insurance Commissioner Welcomes U.S. House Vote To Reauthorize Children’s Health Care
January 6, 2009
Policyholders With Questions On Claims Or Non-Claim Matters May Call 800-362-0700, Ext. 3190.
November 26, 2008
Insurance Commissioner Announces Retirement Of George Hoover
November 24, 2008
Insurance Commissioner Announces $40 Million Settlement With Deloitte & Touche LLP
November 12, 2008
Insurance Commissioner Approves Form A Filing For Conseco Senior Health Insurance Company
November 5, 2008
Insurance Department Hits Allegheny County Insurance Agent With Large Fine
November 3, 2008
Pennsylvanians Encouraged To Be Cautious About Liquidating or Replacing Their Annuities
October 29, 2008
Insurance Department To Hold Climate Change Forum For Pennsylvania Insurers
October 27, 2008
Insurance Department Reminds Parents, Homeowners Of Halloween Dangers
September 24, 2008
Insurance Department Assures AIG Policyholders
September 23, 2008
Insurance Department Reports Increase In Chip Enrollment, Thanks In Part To Community Marketing Initiative
September 17, 2008
State Regulators: AIG Insurers Able To Pay Claims
September 16, 2008
Statement In Response To The Financial Issues Facing American International Group (AIG): Insurance Consumers Protected By Solvency Standards
September 10, 2008
During ‘Life Insurance Awareness Month,’ Insurance Commissioner Encourages Consumers To Consider Need For Coverage
August 18, 2008
Governor Rendell Reminds Parents That CHIP Can Help Children Have A Healthy School Year
August 11, 2008
Insurance Department Releases 2nd Quarter Enforcement Action Results
August 6, 2008
Notice: CHIP Request For Proposal Deadline For Submissions Has Been Extended To August 22, 2008 At 11:00 A.M. Read More ...
July 9, 2008
Governor Rendell Signs Bill Ensuring Continuity Of Care For Children, Young Adults With Autism
July 4, 2008
Governor Rendell Hails Confirmation Of Joel Ario As Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner
July 2, 2008
Children’s Health Insurance Program Request For Proposal
June 30, 2008
Pennsylvanians Encouraged To Take Steps To Make Summer Safe, Worry-Free
June 26, 2008
Statewide Meetings On Independence Blue Cross And Highmark’s Proposed Consolidation Will Be Web Cast
May 12, 2008
Insurance Department To Hold Statewide Meetings On Proposed Consolidation Of Independence Blue Cross, Highmark
May 8, 2008
Insurance Department Fines Conseco Under Pennsylvania-Led, Multi-State Agreement
April 18, 2008
Insurance Department Releases Quarterly Enforcement Action Results
March 26, 2008
Governor Rendell Announces ‘Own Your Future’ Campaign; Urges Consumers To Better Plan Their Long-Term Care Needs
March 21, 2008
Children's Health Insurance Program Advisory Council Meeting - Scheduled For April 2,2008
March 19, 2008
Pennsylvanians Urged To Evaluate Flood Insurance Needs
March 17, 2008
Insurance Department Imposes Record Fine On AIG
March 12, 2008
Insurance Department Warns Teens, Parents About Potential Driving Distractions, Dangers
February 26, 2008
Appropriations Program Statement By Acting Insurance Commissioner Joel Ario Before The Senate Of Pennsylvania
February 25, 2008
Insurance Department Offers Tips To Simplify Claim Filing Process For Consumers
January 15, 2008
Insurance Department Reminds Consumers To Give Insurance Needs An Annual Check-Up
January 3, 2008
Insurance Department Announces New Web Page For Older Pennsylvanians