Names of Insurance Carriers and Their Elective-Abortion Coverage:
- Amerihealth New Jersey (11): No plans cover elective abortion. (2020 plan documents)
- Oscar Garden State Insurance Corporation (6): All plans cover elective abortion. (2020 plan documents)
- Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield New Jersey (8): All plans cover elective abortion. (2020 plan documents)
Summary: There are no new Insurance Carriers for 2020 in New Jersey. Of the 25 total plans offered, only 11 do not cover elective abortion. That means 56% of the plans in New Jersey cover elective abortion.
Exchange is part of the Federally-Facilitated Marketplace (F) or State-Run (S): State-based exchange on the federal platform
State Exchange Elective Abortion Opt-Out: No
Number of 2020 Insurance Carriers: 3
Total Number of Plans: 25
Number of Plans that Cover Elective Abortion: 14
Number of Plans that Do Not Cover Elective Abortion: 11
Number of Plans with Unknown Coverage: 0
Red= covers elective abortion
Orange= some plans cover elective abortion or unknown
Green= does not cover elective abortion
*Bold denotes that this Insurance Carrier is new to the 2020 Marketplace.
NEW JERSEY NEWS
General news regarding abortion coverage in Obamacare can be found here.
Healthinsurance.org: New Jersey health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange (October 09, 2019)
GetCoveredNJ: FAQs - When Will New Jersey Become a State-Based Exchange?