CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
AmeriHealth NJ today announced the release of its Concussion
Infographic, the latest in a series of visual infographics the company
has created in an effort to provide consumers with important information
in an easy-to-understand way.
AmeriHealth NJ’s Concussion Infographic addresses a variety of topics
related to concussions including:
“When creating the concussion infographic we especially had teens and
adolescents in mind,” said Mike Munoz, vice president of sales and
marketing for AmeriHealth NJ. “Concussions are a hot topic in sports
today, and not just among the pros. We partner with a lot of
organizations that work with kids who are active in sports and see this
as a unique way to address an important issue.”
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1.7 million
people suffer a traumatic brain injury each year.
“Many people might be surprised to learn that most concussions occur
without loss of consciousness,1” said Dr. Lisa Blondin,
senior medical director for AmeriHealth NJ. “It’s not only important to
know the signs of a concussion, but also how to treat one.”
NJ’s website to view the Concussion
Infographic and others in the series.
About AmeriHealth NJ
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
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 www.amerihealthnj.com.
* Based on analysis done through an independent source.
1Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
AmeriHealth New JerseyJill RomanManager, Public Relations609-662-2454Jill.Roman@AmeriHealth.com
Source: AmeriHealth New Jersey