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About PerformCare New Jersey


PerformCare is a full-service behavioral health managed care company, supporting members in the public sector. We are committed to providing superior, innovative solutions in behavioral health, developmental and intellectual disabilities, human services, and integrated health programs for:

  • Medicaid and Medicare plans
  • Commercial health plans
  • Wellness, employee assistance and specialty products
  • Programs to support human services management challenges

Founded by service providers in 1994, PerformCare is a member of AmeriHealth Caritas – the nation's leader in health care solutions for the underserved. With more than 25 years of experience, AmeriHealth Caritas is dedicated to ensuring the delivery of quality health care to low-income populations covered by publicly-funded programs. We help people get care, stay well, and build healthy communities.

Mission driven

Since its inception, PerformCare has remained true to its mission – to provide the highest quality behavioral health solutions to our families, children and our community – solutions that are family-focused; community-based; recovery- and resiliency-oriented; high quality; confidentially and individually tailored; and efficient, cost-effective, and financially sound. Our core clients include:

  • Management contracts
  • Administrative services
  • Pharmacy benefit management
  • Care management services
  • Behavioral health care management services

PerformCare New Jersey

PerformCare is an advocate and active participant with the New Jersey Children's System of Care. As the Administrative Service Organization (ASO) for the State of New Jersey's Division of Children's System of Care (CSOC) since 2009, PerformCare New Jersey utilizes significant expertise and integrated technologies to register, authorize, and coordinate services for children, youth, and young adults who are experiencing emotional and behavioral challenges, are impacted by substance use treatment needs, or have an intellectual/developmental disability. We provide access to the right care at the right time. This unique partnership between parents, family support organizations, service providers, and care managers provides a central support group for children and youth in need, with parents and caregivers as the primary force behind the planning and treatment process.

For parents and caregivers with questions about PerformCare, or to access services for children and youth, please contact us toll-free, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at 1-877-652-7624. Our knowledgeable team can help connect you to the following services, as appropriate:

  • Care management organizations
  • Developmental and intellectual disability eligibility determinations
  • Developmental disabilities family support services (for children with developmental disabilities)
    • Assistive technology devices
    • Camp
    • Home and vehicle modifications
    • Group home placements
    • In-home supports
    • Respite services
  • Family functional therapy
  • Family support organization (parent-to-parent peer support)
  • Intensive in-community services
  • Mobile response and stabilization services
  • Multisystemic therapy
  • Out of home services
  • Outpatient services
  • Psychiatric screening services