AmeriHealth NJ Nurse Case Manager Selected As Faculty Speaker By IMER

Cranbury, NJ - July 24, 2012 - AmeriHealth NJ Oncology Nurse Case Manager, Gerri Lynn Jackson, RN BSN OCN CCM, has been selected by the Institute for Medical Education & Research (IMER) to participate as a faculty member and present on the topic of “Advances in Melanoma Treatment: Answers to Oncology Nurses’ Most Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Novel Agents.”

Jackson is one of six nurses to be selected by IMER as a faculty member for the regional presentations, which will take place throughout the remainder of the year.

The presentations developed by IMER are designed to educate oncology nurses who care for patients with advanced melanoma on the latest clinical trial data and facilitate the development of effective evidence-based nursing care plans, thereby leading to improved patient outcomes.

About AmeriHealth
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. has received the highest possible accreditation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) by meeting NCQA’s rigorous evaluation standards.

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.amerihealth.com.

* Based on analysis done through an independent source.

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