Aetna CVS Health will enter the Affordable Care Act (ACA) private insurance market in select California counties on January 1, 2023.

Aetna CVS Health Individual and Family Plans combine Aetna health insurance, with purchase options at CVS Pharmacy and MinuteClinic locations to help members achieve their best health.

WOONSOCKET, RI – Aetna, a subsidiary of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), is entering the private health insurance market. California (in select areas) and its Aetna CVS Health insurance, providing access to health care for many Californians.

“With millions of Americans uninsured or underinsured, our plans provide quality care, at affordable costs and the ability to access this care easily through technology and personal care in their communities,” he said. Kyu Rhee, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Aetna. “By bridging the gap between people and the support and services they need, we can provide a way to focus on people where, when and how they need us.”

With the launch of these plans, members will have access to Aetna’s network of primary care physicians, mental health providers, specialists and hospitals including Sant Physicians (Fresno) and Nivano Doctors (Sacramento). Plus, convenient and affordable options for telehealth and MinuteClinic and the HealthHUB site are removing many of the barriers to access to care.

Aetna CVS Health ACA products bring together the coverage of Aetna and the convenience of CVS Health. It is a health insurance that is carried out in different ways in its form:

  • Superior care is Aetna’s largest group of doctors, specialists and hospitals

  • Affordable care and plans that include in-network $0 almost with walk-in hospital careMembers may be required to pay a co-payment based on the type of medical care received and the type of provider visited. Please see the benefits documentation for more information. Including selected medical treatment. Not all medical services are provided. Please see the benefits documents to confirm which services are included. Members enrolled in the lowest-cost health plans must meet their eligibility requirements before they can receive non-restricted medical care without cost-sharing. However, such services are charged at agreed rates. This benefit is not available in all states. To find a complete list of participating clinics, visit and use our search tool.

  • Be careful with your plan with 24/7 access to real-time care, including walk-in visits at 1,100 CVS Minute Clinic locations nationwide

“We understand that everyone has their own unique circumstances and making healthcare easier, more convenient and more affordable is how we meet them where they are on their journey,” he said. Jeff Hermosillo, California Market President, Aetna. “We’re making sure more Californians and Americans have access to Aetna-style health care. We’re uniquely positioned to work with members to achieve the best results, whether it’s through a health plan, MinuteClinic, CVS HealthHUB, CVS Pharmacy or any of our health care channels. .”

Aetna CVS Health ACA plans are comprehensive health plans that provide care and coverage for:

  • Children’s services, including oral and vision care

  • Ambulatory care (outpatient services)

  • Emergency services

  • Hospitalization

  • Caring for mothers and newborns

  • Mental health and substance abuse treatment, including behavioral therapy

  • Addictive drugs

  • Rehabilitation and rehabilitation services (which help patients acquire, maintain, or improve skills necessary for daily functioning) and equipment

  • Laboratory work

  • Preventive and health services and chronic disease management

This new offering will be available by choice California components, including: Sacramento County and neighboring areas of The Golden, The creator and Yo; it’s big Fresno parts of Fresno, Kings and Regions.

About Aetna

Aetna, a CVS Health business, serves nearly 34 million people with information and resources to help them make better decisions about their health care. Aetna offers a wide variety of voluntary and consumer-directed health insurance and related services, including medical, pharmaceutical, dental health plans and practices, as well as medication management capabilities, Medicaid medical care management services, compensation management services and health information. modern products and services. Aetna’s customers include employer groups, individuals, college students, part-time and hourly workers, health plans, health care providers, government agencies, government-sponsored plans, labor groups and expatriates. For more information, visit and see how Aetna can help you create a healthier world.

About CVS Health

CVS Health is a leading health care company, providing care like no other. We reach more people and improve the health of communities across America through our presence, digital channels and more than 300,000 volunteer partners including more than 40,000 doctors, pharmacists, nurses and nurse practitioners. Wherever and whenever people need us, we help them stay healthy, whether it’s managing a chronic disease, tracking their intake or accessing affordable health care in simple ways. We help people navigate their health and healthcare systems by helping them find, reduce costs and become a trusted partner in every health moment. And we do everything with heart, every day. Follow @CVSHalth on social media.

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