Disability benefits are provided through your employer. You must notify the Benefit Fund when you apply for disability benefits through your employer and submit proof that benefits have been received.
You will maintain your health coverage for up to 26 weeks.
Follow the same procedure if you are receiving Workers’ Compensation. If you need help or advice in filing a Workers’ Compensation claim, call the Benefit Fund at (646) 473-9200.
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Who Is Eligible?
Greater New York members employed by New Jersey employers receive healthcare benefits through Aetna. Call (646) 473-9200 for questions about your benefits.