County’s health insurance rates to decline

Boone County received good news Monday about its employee health insurance plan for the coming year.
The county will see a slight decline in rates starting July 1, 2015 for its Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance plan purchased through the Nebraska Association of County Officials (NACO).
Overall rates will decline by three percent in all categories of the BC/BS health plan, and by 10 percent for the dental plan. Overall rates for groups with both the health and dental plan will decline by 3.15 percent.
Details in the May 20 Albion News and Petersburg Press Print & E-Editions.