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Critical condition

After a string of single-digit premium rate increases, Rochester's insurers announced 10 percent hikes for 1999. This year brought no relief. Now, the news gets worse. In late October, Preferred Care said it would seek an average premium rate increase of 17.5 percent for 2001. Today, Blue Cross Blue Shield of the Rochester Area will submit ...
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