News Releases & Consumer Advisories

Reinsurance Keeps Premiums Down for 2021

Division of Insurance works to continue saving consumers money on health care. 

DENVER (July 29, 2020) – The Colorado Division of Insurance (DOI), part of the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA), has released the preliminary premium information for individual (not from an employer) and small group health plans for 2021. Earlier this month, the DOI released preliminary information on the  number of companies and plans for 2021. These submitted filings are now available for public comment through Aug. 26.

Insurance Licensing Testing Now Available Online

Making exams safer and more convenient for testing candidates. 


DENVER (July 15, 2020) – People needing to take Colorado insurance licensing exams can now do so online in the convenience of their homes. The Division of Insurance, part of the Department of Regulatory Agencies, has worked with its testing vendor Pearson Vue, so that online tests will be available through their platform, OnVUE. 

Same Eight Companies Returning to Offer Individual Health Insurance Plans for 2021 While Number of Plans Increases

Next year will also see fewer counties with only one on-exchange company. 

DENVER (July 9, 2020) – Today, the Colorado Division of Insurance (DOI), part of the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA), is releasing preliminary information about the insurance companies offering Affordable Care Act (ACA) health plans for 2021. 

Commissioner Seeks Establishment of Federal Funding to Support Health Insurance Affordability for Coloradans

Requests support of Colorado’s Congressional delegation.

 
DENVER (May 11, 2020) – Last week, Colorado Insurance Commissioner Michael Conway sent a letter to Colorado’s Congressional delegation asking for support in the establishment of a federal reinsurance program and to provide additional federal support for people receiving financial assistance in the individual health insurance market. 

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Colorado Division of Insurance launches new resource - “Mental / Behavioral Health and Insurance.”

DENVER (May 1, 2020) – May is Mental Health Awareness Month and the Colorado Division of Insurance (DOI), part of the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA), is kicking off a month-long campaign to educate  people about mental and behavioral health parity.