CentraState Healthcare System, based in Freehold, N.J., became the latest investor in QualCare, a provider-owned managed care company.
N.J. system invests in QualCare
News that CentraState joined more than a dozen owners in the New Jersey health plan follows the November announcement that Atlantic Health System, Morristown, N.J., had invested in QualCare. CentraState's stake in QualCare brings the total number of hospital and physician organization owners in the managed-care company to 15, according to a news release announcing the deal.
QualCare includes 750,000 members covered by self-insured health and workers' compensation and liability insurance, the release said.
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