AmeriHealth NJ Executives to Speak at Health Insurance Symposium

Cranbury, NJ - October 17, 2012 - AmeriHealth NJ today announced that Michael Ruiz de Somocurcio, vice president of contracting and reimbursement, and Ryan Petrizzi, director of sales operations and small markets, will be speaking at a Health Insurance Symposium held by Brown & Brown Insurance.

Ruiz de Somocurcio and Petrizzi will discuss healthcare reform in New Jersey and how exchanges and accountable care organizations will impact businesses in the state.

The event is taking place tomorrow from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Enterprise Center on the campus of Burlington County College located at 3331 Route 38, Mount Laurel, NJ.

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

* Based on analysis done through an independent source.

Media Contact

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