Health Care Benefits Archives - NJ Education Report
May 16, 2023

Paterson Teacher Union President: After Many Victories at the Bargaining Table It’s Time For More

This is a letter from John McEntee, president of the Paterson Education Association. Fellow Paterson Education Association Members, As we approach the upcoming election for […]
September 27, 2022

LILLEY: NJ101.5 Gets It Wrong About Healthcare Premium Hikes for Teachers: Property Taxpayers Will Pick Up the Tab

Unfortunately, a recent news story by NJ101.5 got it all wrong about an increase in teacher healthcare premiums.  We have nothing against NJ101.5, which usually does a good […]
September 20, 2022

Half of NJ School Districts Will See 15% Healthcare Premium Hikes—Which Will Be Paid For By Taxpayers and Kids

Yesterday New Jersey’s School Employees’ Health Benefits Commission voted 5-1 to increase rates about 15% for the 2023 calendar year for those enrolled in the […]
September 14, 2022

Senator Schepisi Urges Health Benefits Commission To Rescue School Districts Plagued With Runaway Healthcare Costs

In a letter to members of the New Jersey State Health Benefits Commission prior to their meeting to consider astronomical increases in health benefits costs, […]