24
September
2015
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03:34 PM
America/New_York

Bon Secours Community Hospital and St. Anthony Community Hospital terminate hospital contracts with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Bon Secours Community Hospital and St. Anthony Community Hospital have terminated their hospital contracts with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, effective 11:59 p.m., Eastern Time, September 24, 2015.As a period for transition of care, Horizon BCBSNJ members may continue to use Bon Secours Community Hospital and St. Anthony Community Hospital from September 25, 2015 through January 24, 2016 (prior authorization must be obtained when required). Beginning January 25, 2016, members will no longer be able to use Bon Secours Community Hospital and St. Anthony Community Hospital as in-network hospitals.This change does not affect members’ basic health care benefits. Members are encouraged to use other area hospitals in the Horizon Hospital Network to maximize their benefits and minimize their out-of-pocket costs.As always, we are focused on ensuring that our members have access to the care they need. We are working with our large network of hospitals and doctors to minimize the disruption caused by Bon Secours Community Hospital and St. Anthony Community Hospital terminating their hospital contracts with Horizon BCBSNJ.For more information, read our Frequently Asked Questions.