AmeriHealth NJ Named One of the Best Places to Work in the State for the Third Consecutive Year
Cranbury, NJ - February 25, 2014 - AmeriHealth NJ has been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey for the third consecutive year. This survey and award program identifies, recognizes and honors the top places of employment in New Jersey that benefit the state's economy, its workforce and businesses.
“We are thrilled to be named one of the best places to work in the state for the third consecutive year,” said Judith L. Roman, president and CEO of AmeriHealth New Jersey. “Our dedicated associates deserve this recognition. Their ongoing commitment to helping AmeriHealth New Jersey succeed during a time when our industry is undergoing so much change has been unwavering.”
The Best Places to Work in New Jersey program is made up of 100 companies split into two groups: 62 small/medium-sized companies (15-249 employees) and 38 large-sized companies (more than 250 employees). AmeriHealth NJ has been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey for the third consecutive year in the small/medium category.
“It’s especially rewarding to be recognized in the small— to medium-sized business category since that population makes up a large percentage of the customers we serve,” said Roman.
To qualify companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Have at least 15 employees in New Jersey
- Be a for-profit, not-for-profit or government entity
- Be a publicly or privately held business
- Have a facility in New Jersey
Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in New Jersey. Part one consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This phase was worth approximately 25 percent of the total evaluation. Part two consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This phase was worth approximately 75 percent of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking.
The overall registration and survey process was managed by Best Companies Group (BCG). BCG also analyzed the data provided and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.
The program sponsors are: Gibbons P.C. and MetLife Solutions Group. The program is in partnership with Garden State Council SHRM and Employers Association of New Jersey.
For more information on the Best Places to Work in New Jersey program or to reserve your seats to the event, please visit www.njbiz.com/BestPlacesNJ.
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. For more information on AmeriHealth, visit www.amerihealthnj.com.
* Based on analysis done through an independent source.
Manager, Public Relations
AmeriHealth New Jersey