About Aetna

Who is Aetna?

Aetna is one of the nation's leading diversified health care benefits companies, serving approximately 36.4 million people with information and resources to help them make better informed decisions about their health care. Aetna offers a broad range of traditional, voluntary and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services, including medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health, group life and disabilitydisability
A physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of the major life activities o... more
plans, medical management capabilities, health care management services for MedicaidMedicaid
A State government program that provides health care insurance for low income people, including fami... more
plans and health information exchangeexchange
A new way for people and small businesses to buy health plans. Starting in 2014, state-run exchanges... more
technology services. Our customers include employer groups, individuals, college students, part-time and hourly workers, health plans, health care providers, governmental units, government-sponsored plans, labor groups and expatriates. For more information, see www.aetna.com.

How does Aetna help consumers?

Aetna is dedicated to helping consumers achieve health and financial security by providing easy access to safe, cost-effective, high-quality health care, and protecting consumers' finances against health-related risks.

This dedication to consumers makes Aetna a leader in the health care industry. Aetna continues to look for unique ways to serve its members and customers in the emerging consumer-directed health planconsumer-directed health plan
Also referred to as "consumer-driven" or "consumer choice" health plans. A relatively new type of he... more

Why is Aetna involved with Plan for Your HealthSM?

Aetna is dedicated to improving consumers' overall health and financial well-being through the Plan for Your Health national educational campaign. This campaign is designed to give consumers the tools they need to navigate through health and group benefits choices.

Plan for Your Health provides a guide for consumers to:

  • Learn about different health insurance products
  • Determine how life changes will affect health care options
  • Understand health care options and choose the best one for themselves and their families

Through a partnership with the Financial Planning Association® (FPA®), Aetna is educating consumers about the importance of health and financial planning. In this campaign where both partners play distinct and integral roles, Aetna provides health expertise and FPA provides the financial expertise.

Aetna's Plan for Your Health campaign gives consumers information and resources to help them make smart and informed decisions about health and financial planning.