About Healthfirst NJ
Healthfirst Health Plan of New Jersey, Inc. (Healthfirst NJ) is a not-for-profit managed care organization dedicated to providing low- or no-cost health insurance to eligible individuals and families in various New Jersey service areas through Medicare Advantage plans and NJ FamilyCare.*
Established in 2007, Healthfirst NJ’s unique hospital-sponsored business model fosters strong collaboration with our participating hospitals to provide high-quality, comprehensive health care services to our members. By working in partnership with our participating hospitals and providers as well as community organizations, Healthfirst NJ has developed a solid and effective approach to meeting the diverse needs of New Jersey residents.
Healthfirst Health Plan of New Jersey, Inc. is part of the Healthfirst family of companies, which also includes Healthfirst in New York, and Senior Health Partners (SHP), a managed long-term care plan serving Medicaid-eligible clients in New York City. Healthfirst has more than 18 years of success delivering quality government-sponsored health care and currently provides coverage to more than 900,000 members in New York and New Jersey. Healthfirst is one of the fastest growing health plans in New York, and has a network of more than 27,000 providers in New York and New Jersey.
*Healthfirst NJ FamilyCare is available in Atlantic, Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union and Warren counties, while Healthfirst NJ Medicare Advantage plans are available in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex, Passaic, Somerset, and Union counties. We continue to expand our service area throughout the state of New Jersey.