Transit Benefit

NYC Health + Hospitals offers employees two voluntary transit programs to fund the purchase of various commuting options such as MetroCards, transit passes, etc. and parking options. Under the provisions of Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 132, NYC Health + Hospitals is able to provide programs where you can pay for work related commuting and parking with pre-tax deductions that reduce your payroll tax withholdings, thereby saving you money. The programs are the Premium TransitChek MetroCard Program and the WageWorks Program. You can enroll in one or both programs.

Premium TransitChek MetroCard Program

The Premium TransitChek MetroCard Program is a benefit providing you with the continuous use unlimited MetroCard, paid for using pre-tax dollars for the purpose of commuting via NYC Transit subways and bus lines. Learn more

WageWorks Program

The WageWorks Program is a benefit providing you with the option of using pre-tax and post-tax dollars to purchase transit passes (such as NJT, LIRR,etc.), MetroCards, and parking used for commuting to and from work. Learn more