Robert T. Neu, Director
The office administers the New Jersey Hospital Care Payment Assistance Program (Charity Care) for people who are uninsured and underinsured.
Staff are available to the public and to hospital employees with questions about the charity care program, its implementation, and interpretation of program regulations and policy. Contact information such as an 800 # helpline, email address, and mailing address - for program assistance and to report suspicions of fraud - are posted on the web page linked below. This office oversees the annual hospital subsidy - distribution, calculation and source data - including electronic claims processing, audits and reports.
The office also monitors hospital finances and performance through financial reporting requirements, including annual hospital cost reports and audited financial statements, as well as quarterly financial reports and utilization reports. The available financial and utilization data and reports are contained in the web page linked below.