Residents of Jersey City, New Jersey have the option of enrolling in any one of 42 affordable Individual health plans available to them. You can choose from 3 Individual insurance carriers operating in Jersey City. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are AmeriHealth, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, and Health Republic Insurance of New York. Jersey City offers 5 Bronze plans, 18 Silver plans, 9 Gold plans and 4 for consumers to choose.
You can enroll in one of the 5 Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plan if you want if lower costs are most important and you don't mind using a Primary Care Physician (PCP). The lowest deductible Individual health plan is the AmeriHealth NJ Select National Access Platinum POS+ plan from AmeriHealth, at a $557.37 monthly cost to you.
If you are on a budget, check if you qualify for the premium tax credit which can lower your Health plan cost. AmeriHealth has 5 plans that participates in Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 0 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Jersey City, New Jersey.
Do you want to choose an insurance carrier with a large practitioner network? In Jersey City, AmeriHealth has 192 doctors that accept Individual, followed by Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey with 73. Looking for a specialist? Pick from of the 210 doctors specializing in internal medicine, the 72 dentists, or even the 54 pediatrics specialists who accept Individual health plans in Jersey City.