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Horizon BCBSNJ reaches new agreement with Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has reached an agreement with Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children (A.I. duPont). This agreement will reinstate A.I. duPont in the Horizon Hospital Network effective August 1, 2014.The agreement means that Horizon BCBSNJ members can again take advantage of A.I. duPont’s services on an in-network basis. Benefits to members include in-network access to A.I. duPont’s facilities and all services, including elective procedures and inpatient and outpatient services.As part of the resolution with A.I. duPont, Horizon BCBSNJ also reached a new agreement with the physicians affiliated with the hospital system to reinstate the physicians into our provider network. Horizon BCBSNJ members can receive care from those physicians at the in-network benefit level effective August 1, 2014.Horizon BCBSNJ is committed to providing our members with expanded access to high-quality care throughout our service area. As always, we encourage members to use network physicians and hospitals to maximize their benefits and minimize their out-of-pocket costs. All Horizon Hospital Network facilities may be located through our Doctor & Hospital Finder.