Fulton County, GA Retirees’ Health Insurance Rights
Fulton County, Georgia retired employees who were employed by Fulton County in 1991 and who thereafter retired, your rights to health insurance coverage may be affected by the attached Consent Orders entered in a class action brought on behalf of retired Fulton County employees. Questions have arisen as to whether the proposed new health insurance rates for Fulton County, Georgia retired employees presented in October 2015 comply with the Consent Orders. In short, Fulton County retired employees that worked for Fulton County in 1991 and who thereafter retired from Fulton County are entitled to the same or greater health insurance coverage as such retirees had immediately prior to retirement at no greater percentage of the total costs that was paid by the retiree immediately prior to their retirement. Please review the attached Consent Orders and if you have any questions, please contact Austin Ramsey at Rumsey & Ramsey at (770) 394-9400.