Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Excellus Health Plan, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Penalty: 
$314,979
Year: 
2013
Date: 
September 26, 2013
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

Four insurers agreed to pay a total of $2.2 million in restitution to 3,475 New York seniors from across the state for overcharging them on Medicare supplemental insurance policies in violation of New York law.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
New York Department of Financial Services
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
health insurance
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Parent company note: 
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