AmeriHealth New Jersey Welcomes Summit Medical Group and CityMD New Jersey into its Local Value Network
Cranbury, NJ, October 31, 2019 — AmeriHealth New Jersey today announced that Summit Medical Group has joined the company’s Local Value Network. AmeriHealth New Jersey members who use the Local Value Network are now able to visit any Summit Medical Group provider or CityMD location on an in-network basis.
Summit Medical Group is recognized as New Jersey’s premier multispecialty medical group. As of August 2019, Summit Medical Group merged with CityMD, the leading urgent care provider in the New York metro area. The combined organization, which has more than 1,400 providers and nearly 200 locations in New Jersey and New York, will offer patients a seamless experience across a full spectrum of high-quality primary, specialty, and urgent care.
Summit Medical Group will also be a Tier 1 provider in AmeriHealth New Jersey’s AmeriHealth Advantage Plan. This will enable AmeriHealth New Jersey members who have an AmeriHealth Advantage Plan to visit any Summit Medical Group provider or CityMD location and receive an enhanced member benefit.
“We are pleased to welcome Summit Medical Group and CityMD locations in New Jersey to our Local Value Network,” said Ken Kobylowski, senior vice president of provider contracting and network operations for AmeriHealth New Jersey. “Summit Medical Group and CityMD’s combined organization offers an extensive number of locations throughout central and northern New Jersey, providing our members with enhanced access to another Tier 1 provider.”
“Summit CityMD has an unwavering commitment to delivering high-quality, cost-effective care. Improving access to care for people who are seeking more choice, lower copayments and out-of- pocket costs is an important part of our offering,” said Peter Saunders, Senior Vice President, Revenue Cycle.
“As one organization, Summit CityMD will ensure our patients have greater access to the highest quality care, provided with convenience, exceptional service and value,” added Angela Profeta, Chief Strategy Officer.
For more information on AmeriHealth New Jersey, visit amerihealthnj.com.
About AmeriHealth New Jersey
For 25 years AmeriHealth New Jersey* has been dedicated to enhancing the health and well-being of the people and communities we serve. Our members are at the center of everything we do. Since the onset of the Affordable Care Act, we have been committed to offering health plans on the Individual Marketplace, which has expanded access to coverage for New Jersey residents. We are exclusively focused on New Jersey with plans designed to meet the unique needs of individuals, small- and mid-sized businesses, municipalities and boards of education across the state. We also provide administrative services to self-funded groups. Named one of the Best Places to Work for the past eight years, and ranked 11th in 2019, AmeriHealth New Jersey is located in Cranbury, NJ. For more information visit amerihealthnj.com.
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