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Binder Filing Guidance


Updated information for the 2018 Plan Year
Binder functionality  is now available for 2018.  See below for more detail.
The 2018 Form, Rate and Binder training webinar was held on March 7, 2017.  Please see the link below for a copy of the PowerPoint presentation. 
​Important Notices!


New!   Binder submissions for 2018 Plan Year
Binder functionality under the Plan Management area of SERFF is now available for the 2018 Plan Year.  Issuers may now draft and submit their binders for plans seeking certification for offering in 2018.


Ohio Filing Deadlines

2018 Plan Year Binder Filings

The state deadline for all 2018 plan year Binder submissions in SERFF is May 10, 2017.
This deadline applies to Binder submissions for (1) on-exchange major medical plans and
 (2) both on-exchange and off-exchange certified Stand Alone Dental Plans (SADPs). 
ODI will continue to monitor the policy changes being discussed in Washington and how those may impact health insurance in Ohio.  However, the Binder submission deadline stated above is likely final for the 2018 PY. 
​2018 PY Information

New!   2018 PY Major Medical Form, Rate, and Binder Industry Training-3/7/2017



The State of Ohio is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Ohio Department of Insurance
50 W. Town Street, Third Floor - Suite 300
Columbus, Ohio  43215
John Kasich, Governor | Jillian Froment, Director
General Info: 614-644-2658 | Consumer Hotline: 800-686-1526
Fraud Hotline: 800-686-1527 | OSHIIP Hotline: 800-686-1578