For an updated list of dental care providers, click here. (Please note the Group ID# is 1199)

Dental coverage is provided through a preferred panel of DDS dentists up to a maximum of $1,200 per person, per year. There are no co-payments for diagnostic, preventive and basic services when you use a participating DDS dentist, and some co-pays for major restorative and orthodontic services. Dental services over $300 and all orthodontic services must be pre-authorized.

For more information, email MemberServices@1199Funds.org or call (646) 473-9200. Click here to enroll in the GHI Preferred Plus Program.

Who Is Eligible?

Family Coverage — Eligibility Class 1

Eligibility Class 2 and 3 are not covered

Not sure if you are eligible?
Check the front of your Health Benefits ID Card, or click here for an explanation.

Click here for a full overview of your health benefits.

Greater New York members employed by New Jersey employers receive healthcare benefits through Aetna. Call (646) 473-9200 for questions about your benefits.

For an updated list of dental care providers, click here. (Please note the Group ID# is 1199)

Dental coverage is provided through a preferred panel of DDS dentists up to a maximum of $1,200 per person, per year. There are no co-payments for diagnostic, preventive and basic services when you use a participating DDS dentist, and some co-pays for major restorative and orthodontic services. Dental services over $300 and all orthodontic services must be pre-authorized.

For more information, email MemberServices@1199Funds.org or call (646) 473-9200. Click here to enroll in the GHI Preferred Plus Program.

Who Is Eligible?

Family Coverage — Eligibility Class 1

Eligibility Class 2 and 3 are not covered

Not sure if you are eligible?
Check the front of your Health Benefits ID Card, or click here for an explanation.

Greater New York members employed by New Jersey employers receive healthcare benefits through Aetna. Call (646) 473-9200 for questions about your benefits.

Additional Resources

 

 

 

» Member Choice Program
» Panel Providers

Member Choice was designed to give you access to a hospital network and a primary care provider within it who will coordinate your care. And, with Member Choice there are no referrals and no out-of-pocket costs or deductibles for covered services. You can choose from 14,000 physicians affiliated with more than 70 Member Choice hospitals. In fact, Member Choice is so flexible you can choose a different doctor and hospital network for yourself and each of your covered family members!

» Enroll in Member Choice

In addition to Member Choice providers, you can get the care you need by using any participating provider on the Benefit Fund’s panel. These 6,000 healthcare professionals across New York City, Westchester and Long Island accept the Benefit Fund’s payment for most services. Remember, however, that if you are referred to non-participating providers, including physicians or services such as anesthesiology, radiology or lab procedures, you could face high out-of-pocket costs. Always check to make sure your provider is in the Benefit Fund’s network. You can search the Panel Provider Directory here.

Need Care Outside of New York City?
Click here to find a participating provider through the Aetna Signature Administrators Plan.

For lab and radiology services, make sure you use a participating provider.

Who Is Eligible?

Family Coverage — Eligibility Class 1 and 2
Member-only Coverage — Eligibility Class 3

Not sure what wage class you are?
Check the front of your Health Benefits ID Card, or click here for an explanation.

Click here for a full overview of your health benefits.

Greater New York members employed by New Jersey employers receive healthcare benefits through Aetna. Call (646) 473-9200 for questions about your benefits.

» Member Choice Program
» Panel Providers

Member Choice was designed to give you access to a hospital network and a primary care provider within it who will coordinate your care. And, with Member Choice there are no referrals and no out-of-pocket costs or deductibles for covered services. You can choose from 14,000 physicians affiliated with more than 70 Member Choice hospitals. In fact, Member Choice is so flexible you can choose a different doctor and hospital network for yourself and each of your covered family members!

» Enroll in Member Choice

In addition to Member Choice providers, you can get the care you need by using any participating provider on the Benefit Fund’s panel. These 6,000 healthcare professionals across New York City, Westchester and Long Island accept the Benefit Fund’s payment for most services. Remember, however, that if you are referred to non-participating providers, including physicians or services such as anesthesiology, radiology or lab procedures, you could face high out-of-pocket costs. Always check to make sure your provider is in the Benefit Fund’s network. You can search the Panel Provider Directory here.

Need Care Outside of New York City?
Click here to find a participating provider through the Aetna Signature Administrators Plan.

For lab and radiology services, make sure you use a participating provider.

Who Is Eligible?

Family Coverage — Eligibility Class 1 and 2
Member-only Coverage — Eligibility Class 3

Not sure what wage class you are?
Check the front of your Health Benefits ID Card, or click here for an explanation.

Greater New York members employed by New Jersey employers receive healthcare benefits through Aetna. Call (646) 473-9200 for questions about your benefits.

Additional Resources