AMERIHEALTH NEW JERSEY NAMED ONE OF THE 50 FASTEST GROWING COMPANIES IN THE STATE

Cranbury, NJ - October 9, 2014 - AmeriHealth New Jersey has been named one of New Jersey’s 2014 50 Fastest Growing Companies. The award program produced by NJBIZ, celebrates New Jersey’s most dynamic companies who progressively contribute to the success of the state's economic growth and stability.

"Our exclusive focus on the state of New Jersey goes hand in hand with the success our company has experienced in recent years," said Judith L. Roman, president and CEO of AmeriHealth New Jersey. "We are pleased to be named one of the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in the state."

To qualify, companies had to meet selection criteria that included a revenue size of at least $500,000 within the past two out of three years and growth in revenue over a three year period, dating from fiscal year 2011 to 2013.

Presenting sponsor, ParenteBeard, LLC calculated the nominations and then ranked the companies according to revenue growth over the three year period. Both dollar and percentage increases were taken into consideration.

NJBIZ and the program sponsors will honor this year’s 50 fastest growing companies and announce their ranking live during an awards dinner and ceremony on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, New Jersey. The honorees will also be highlighted in a special supplement to NJBIZ on November 17, 2014.

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 provides 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 New Jersey, 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