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Protect All NYC Retiree and Employee Healthcare Benefits AND Say NO to Amending City Admin Code 12-126

(MSCC) Posted: October 20, 2022, Event Date: Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Press contacts:

Morgan Moore morgan@pnhpnymetro.org 347-200-2396

Mandy Strenz mandy@pnhpnymetro.org 973-303-5833www.pnhpnymetro.org

Media Advisory for Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Join activists, healthcare providers, and friends across New York and learn from an expert panel how amending City Administrative Code 12-126 would change New York City’s responsibility to provide healthcare benefits to City employees and retirees, as well as their dependents.

When: On Zoom on Tuesday, October 25, 2022, at 7:30 PM EST

Register: here or https://bit.ly/12126PANEL

Why: NYC retiree and employee healthcare is at risk. We will discuss the NYC Administrative Code, why the amendment to Code 12-126 is being proposed, and how it will impact both active and retired city workers. Most importantly, we will discuss how to actively oppose this change.

Related Actions:

  • ●  Call your City Councilmember and tell them to vote NO on the City Administrative Code change. Use this easy call tool to contact your NY City Councilmember. Click on the link and follow the prompts to let your City Councilmember know to say “NO to amending City Admin Code 12-126.”
  • ●  Learn the difference between traditional public Medicare and for-profit Medicare Advantage plans, and how they impact both patients and providers. More information available on PNHP-NY Metro’s website here.

Organizers: (list in formation)
Cross-union Retirees Organizing Committee (CROC)
Midtown South Community Council (MSCC)
Physicians for a National Health Program – NY Metro Chapter (PNHP-NY Metro)