NU Online News Service, Dec. 4, 11:11 a.m. – Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, Newark, N.J., has acquired the commercial point-of-service and managed care operations of University Health Plans, Newark, N.J., from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

The operations provide health coverage for 7,500 people.

The price of the acquisition and other terms were not immediately available.