Consumer Law

Retired NYC Government Workers Sue Mayor Administration Over Health Care Copays

Retired New York City government workers — who enjoy among the most generous taxpayer-provided health benefits in the U.S. — are suing Mayor Eric Adams and the city for $55 million over $15 copays for doctors visits.

The Manhattan Supreme Court class-action suit was filed on behalf of 183,0000 retirees.

It claims the city and Emblem Health/GHI are violating a court order to not impose additional costs on retirees for the 20 percent supplemental coverage not covered by Medicare, the federal health program for senior citizens 65 and over.

Read the source article at nypost.com

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