AmeriHealth NJ Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision

Cranbury, NJ - June 28, 2012 - Judith L. Roman, president & CEO of AmeriHealth NJ released the following statement today regarding the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act:

“Today’s ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States will enable millions of individuals to obtain health insurance coverage. Transforming the approach of how health care is delivered in the State of New Jersey continues to be a priority for AmeriHealth NJ.We value the collaboration among key stakeholders in the state who have demonstrated an ongoing dedication to helping New Jersey achieve its highest potential in regards to health care.

“As consumers become more engaged in the cost of their health insurance, we are dedicated to ensuring that they feel fully informed and empowered when they are making important health insurance decisions.

“We are dedicated to helping our members get affordable, quality health care and enabling them to improve their overall health and wellness.”

About AmeriHealth NJ 
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. For more information on AmeriHealth, visit www.amerihealthnj.com.

* 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