Ga. insurance exchange rates steady

ATLANTA -- Premiums in Georgia's insurance exchange showed only a slight increase in 2015, as compared with the South overall and the nation as a whole, according to a new analysis released Tuesday.

GA BCBS president talks breach, physician contracts, ACA

...million current and past customers. That would be almost 3 million in Georgia, said Glenn Allen, a spokesman for Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens. Kendrick said he could not provide specific numbers but said there is no sign anyone...

School worker insurance cuts worry lawmakers

...first time are starting to question it,'' says John Palmer, a leader of the group Teachers Rally to Advocate for Georgia Insurance Changes. The group, known by the acronym TRAGIC, helped push for changes in the state health plan last year...

State inspections find hazards in hospital elevators

...billing issue, the fees can be correctly paid and the elevators will be in full compliance."Jenkins said the Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner's office has 32 elevator inspectors statewide, but only one for an Augusta district...

Across Georgia

...to millions of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Geor gia consumers might have been compromised in a recent data breach.Georgia Insurance Com mis sioner Ralph Hudgens said Friday that 3.7 million Georgians might have been affected by a cyberattack on...

Insurance scam warning issued

ATLANTA - Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is warning consumers of a life insurance scam involving unsolicited calls.Hudgens says scammers have...

How to file cold-related claims

ATLANTA - Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is offering Georgians tips on getting financial help if their property is damaged by...

Reward offered for information after fire damages business, police department in Sparta

Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is asking for the public's help with information about an early morning fire Wednesday in Sparta that...

Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...who should own the ball club: his old Chi Phi fraternity bother at Georgia, Rankin Smith, who owned the Life of Georgia Insurance Co. He invited Rankin to meet him and Rozelle at the governor's mansion, and a deal was struck.Sanders was...

Insurance companies warn holiday theft, fire can lead to costly claims

...9,000. Electrical is double, with claims averaging $18,000.Jamie Kimbrough, the executive director of Georgia Insurance Information Service, said a home's electric or gas heating system should be inspected, and people should use...