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New York City health plans

WebInformation regarding city health plans is available from the Office of Labor Relations (OLR). Details on city health plans can be found in the OLR publication, “ New York City Health

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URL: https://www.uft.org/your-benefits/health-benefits/new-york-city-health-plans

Plan details and coverage

WebCOBRA - The Federal Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985, (COBRA), requires that the City and UFT Welfare Fund offer eligible dependents of members the …

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‘Visit’ a doctor by phone or online

WebThe telehealth option often can replace unnecessary visits to the emergency room, urgent care or retail clinics.The copay for GHI subscribers is $15, which is the same as the …

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Health and Cancer Helpline

WebThe UFT Welfare Fund’s Health and Cancer Helpline is available in your time of need through our free and confidential tele-health services for UFT Welfare Fund members …

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Plan details and coverage

WebForm 1095-B, Health Coverage, is a tax form that reports the type of health coverage you have, any dependents covered by your plan and the period of coverage for the prior …

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City health plan FAQ for new members

WebCity of New York employees hired on or after July 1, 2023, and their eligible dependents, may enroll into any health plan for which they are eligible. City employees hired between …

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Eligibility for in-service members

WebMembers can obtain details concerning eligibility, enrollment and tax consequences from the New York City Office of Labor Relations Domestic Partnership Liaison Unit 212-306 …

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Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO FAQ

WebIf you have questions about the Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO plan that are not addressed in the FAQ, contact Aetna Member Services at (855) 648-0389, 8 a.m. - 9 …

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Catastrophic major medical insurance

WebCatastrophic major medical insurance. Anyone, regardless of age or type of medical insurance, can be left with extraordinary out-of-pocket medical expenses if they …

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About the Welfare Fund

WebThe Fund was established to provide certain benefits to supplement City Basic Health Plans. It was created as a result of Collective Bargaining between the United Federation …

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Health services during pandemic

WebHealth services during pandemic. April 30, 2020. New York Teacher. The coronavirus pandemic has prompted city health care providers and the UFT Welfare Fund to retool …

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Coverage and reimbursement

WebIn order to receive any reimbursement, you must submit a UFT Welfare Fund “Drug Reimbursement Form for In-Service Members.”. The Drug Reimbursement Form for In …

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Forms for health benefits

WebForms for health benefits. Most of the forms below are PDF files. If you encounter any problems viewing PDFs on your computer, you may need to install the free Adobe …

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Supplemental Health Insurance Program (SHIP)

WebAdditional information is available by calling the SHIP office at 212-228-9060 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. The Supplemental Health Insurance Program (SHIP) is …

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Your prescription drug plan

WebAs a result of a negotiated citywide health benefit agreement, the city-administered PICA (Psychotropic, Injectable, Chemotherapy and Asthma) Drug Program, rather than the …

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Member Assistance Program

WebThe Member Assistance Program is available free of charge to all UFT members. Your insurance plan may cover services for additional resources or referrals. For more …

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Prescription drugs

WebESI Home Delivery Service: 800-723-9182. Accredo: 800-501-7260 (specialty drugs) Website address: express-scripts.com. Forms hotline: 212-539-0539. For prescription …

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Retiree benefits

WebMembers can call the Welfare Fund at 212-539-0539 to request forms, Red Apple Benefit Guides, dental forms/listings and other fund brochures. For more general information on …

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