AmeriHealth New Jersey welcomes AtlantiCare to Tier 1 in its Advantage suite of products

Cranbury, NJ, June 26, 2017 — AmeriHealth New Jersey today announced that AtlantiCare will be a Tier 1 provider in its Advantage suite of products effective July 1, 2017. AtlantiCare is Southeastern New Jersey’s largest healthcare organization comprised of more than 900 physicians in 90 locations.

“Our tiered suite of health plans is most popular among consumer members, and we’re pleased to welcome AtlantiCare to our growing list of tier 1 providers,” said Ken Kobylowski, senior vice president of provider contracting and network operations. “We view this addition not only as an enhancement to our network, but as a valuable resource for our members.”

AmeriHealth New Jersey’s Advantage Portfolio includes two different types of tiered health plans, both of which provide members with lower out-of-pocket costs when they utilize Tier 1.

AmeriHealth Advantage Suite

Plans are tiered by physician and facility, and are available in seven out of 21 counties across the state: Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Atlantic, Cape May, Ocean and Monmouth. An AmeriHealth Advantage EPO is now available to large groups in these counties.

Tier 1 Advantage Suite

Plans are tiered by hospital and are available in 20 out of 21 counties statewide. A Tier 1 Advantage EPO is now available to large groups in all NJ counties, with the exception of Hunterdon County.

“We are pleased to partner with AmeriHealth New Jersey,” said Hak Kim, vice president, financial planning, AtlantiCare. “AtlantiCare has long been a leader in transforming healthcare in southern New Jersey. Expanding our payer mix helps us to enhance access to care in the communities we serve.”

About AmeriHealth New Jersey

AmeriHealth New Jersey* is dedicated to enabling the people of New Jersey to improve their health and well-being while providing them access to affordable, quality care. Exclusively focused on the state of New Jersey, we offer one of the largest provider networks in the state, as well as access to hospitals and doctors across the nation. Our members also have access to our innovative Commit2Wellness programs. Whether you are an individual, a small- or mid-sized business, a municipality, self-funded group, or board of education, we can provide you with a health insurance plan that best meets your needs. Named one of the Best Places to Work for the past five years, AmeriHealth New Jersey is located in Cranbury, NJ. For more information visit amerihealthnj.com.

* AmeriHealth Insurance Company of New Jersey | AmeriHealth HMO, Inc.

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