AmeriHealth New Jersey Clinical Team Provides Tips & Facts for Living a Healthy Life on NJ.com Blog

Cranbury, NJ - March 12, 2012 - No matter who you are, everyone has one common goal in life ─ stay healthy. Tips on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle are valuable, especially when they come from experts. Advice seekers ─ you are in luck.

The AmeriHealth New Jersey Clinical team is now providing tips and facts for living a healthy life on an NJ.com blog titled “Commit2WellnessSM with AmeriHealth New Jersey.” The blog can be viewed online by visiting http://blog.nj.com/premium/amerihealthnj.

The blog’s contributors include health and wellness experts who lead AmeriHealth New Jersey’s Commit2WellnessSM program, which encompasses disease and case management and other wellness services such as on-site health education seminars, screenings and support.

The blog entries address a variety of health and wellness issues from heart health to glaucoma and come from Lisa Blondin, M.D., senior medical director, Beth Sweeney, R.N., B.S.N., director of Commit2WellnessSM and Christine Young, R.N., B. S. N., manager, Commit2WellnessSM.

“Wellness is about more than just eating right and exercising. It’s a combination of maintaining health status, improving well-being and minimizing the effects of disease,” says Lisa Blondin, M.D., senior medical director for AmeriHealth New Jersey. “Our hope is that the tips and facts we provide will serve as a valuable resource for individuals looking to improve and maintain their health status.”

For more information about AmeriHealth New Jersey, visit www.amerihealth.com.

About AmeriHealth New Jersey
AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. and AmeriHealth Insurance Company of New Jersey (collectively, AmeriHealth New Jersey) provide health insurance coverage to employers and individuals throughout New Jersey. The company has the largest provider network in New Jersey*, and that network includes access to hospitals and doctors across the nation. The company is also committed to offering value-added insurance solutions for customers through its innovative wellness and incentive programs and benefits designs.

The company's managed care plan, AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. is accredited by National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).

AmeriHealth New Jersey and its affiliates are a growing group of insurance and health companies whose product portfolios include health insurance, workers' compensation, property and casualty insurance, and management services. AmeriHealth New Jersey headquarters are located in Cranbury, NJ.

* Based on analysis done through an independent source.

Media Contact

Jill Roman
Manager, Public Relations
AmeriHealth New Jersey
(609) 662-2454
Jill.Roman@AmeriHealth.com