<0> AmeriHealth New JerseyJill Roman, Manager, Public Relations609‐662‐2454 </0>
AmeriHealth NJ today announced that Michael Zollenberg has been promoted to vice president of provider network operations.
In his role Zollenberg has overall responsibility of providing service and maintenance to AmeriHealth NJ’s hospital, physician and ancillary network. Previously, Zollenberg was director of network service.
“Michael is a valuable asset to our organization,” said Judith L. Roman, president and CEO of AmeriHealth NJ. “He has successfully led a number of network specific project implementations that have been instrumental in consistently helping AmeriHealth NJ achieve its membership and operating goals.”
Prior to AmeriHealth NJ, Zollenberg was regional contract manager for Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and was responsible for the development, negotiation, execution and maintenance of network contracts with hospitals, ancillary provider, IPA’s and physician groups in New York and New Jersey.
Zollenberg holds an MHA from Ohio University and a B.A. in communications from Rutgers University. He also sits on the board of the Arthritis Foundation of 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 .
* Based on analysis done through an independent source.