Policies and Forms

Essex-Morris Pediatrics accepts most insurance plans, but please always confirm
with your individual carrier to determine our participation with their plans. If you require
a co-payment at the time of your visit, we accept cash, checks, and most credit cards.

Forms
Please contact our office to arrange to have the following form sent to your home prior to your appointment:

It is our pleasure to complete forms that you may require for your child to participate in school,
camp or extracurricular activities. We charge a business processing fee of $10 per form. Please give us at least 48 hours to complete your forms.

Vaccine Policy
Learn more about our philosophy of care by reading our vaccine policy >

Referrals
Please allow 48 hours for medical referrals.

Scheduling Appointments
If your child is sick, you are guaranteed an appointment the same day you call. We schedule well visits and follow-up appointments ahead of time. The sooner you call for an appointment, the more choices of time and day will be available to you.

We want to ensure that every visit your child makes to us is as pleasant as possible. We are mindful of the trust you have placed in us. We look forward to watching your newborns grow and become toddlers, school children and young adults.

Insurance We Accept Health Care Reform Plans
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth
  • Amerihealth PA - HMO, POS, PPO (for members that live in NJ
    but employers are based in PA)
  • Atlantic Health System PPO
  • Barnabas Employee Health Plan
  • Beech Street
  • CIGNA
  • Consumer Health Network 
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ
  • Horizon HMO POS
  • Horizon NJ Health
  • Intergroup
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Rail Road
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Qualcare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan                                         
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veteran's Choice Program
  • World Trade Center Health Program
  • Amerihealth NJ Premium National Access Bronze HSA EPO
  • Amerihealth NJ Premium Regional Preferred Bronze HSA EPO
  • Amerihealth NJ Premium National Access Silver POS +
  • Amerihealth NJ Premium Standard Regional Preferred Gold EPO
  • Amerihealth NJ Premium National Access Gold POS +
  • Amerihealth NJ Select National Access Platinum POS +
  • Health Republic Insurance of NJ  (accesses Qualcare’s HMO Network)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Advantage EPO plan
  • Horizon OMNIA Health Alliance
  • Oscar Health Insurance  (accesses Qualcare’s HMO Network)
  • United Healthcare (Compass)