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 the benefits of Aetna® health insurance, with affordable options at CVS Pharmacy® and MinuteClinic® locations to help members stay healthy.

WOONSOCKET, RI, Oga. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Aetna, a CVS Health company (NYSE: CVS), is entering the private 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 team of primary care physicians, mental health providers, specialists and hospitals – including Santé Physicians (Fresno) and Nivano Doctors (Sacramento). Plus, convenient and affordable options for telehealth and MinuteClinic® and HealthHUB™ centers – removing many 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 forms:

  • Superior care is Aetna’s largest group of doctors, specialists and hospitals
  • Affordable care and plans that include-network $0 local care and hospital travel*
  • 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 that more Californians — and Americans — have access to Aetna’s high-quality care. We’re uniquely positioned to work with that member to achieve the best results, whether it’s through Health Care, MinuteClinic, CVS HealthHUB, CVS Pharmacy or any of our other care options. “

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.

*Members may be required to pay a co-payment based on the type of medical care received and the type of provider the member visits. 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 premiums before they can receive non-recurring medical services 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 hospitals, visit and use our search tool.

About Aetna
Aetna, a CVS Health business, serves nearly 34 million people with information and resources to help them make better health decisions. 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 expats. For more information, visit and see how Aetna can help you create a healthier world.

About CVS Health
CVS Health® is a leading healthcare 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 with their health – whether it’s managing chronic diseases, adhering to medication or accessing affordable healthcare in simple ways. We help people navigate health systems – and their health care – by improving access, reducing costs and being a trusted partner in every health moment. And we do everything with heart, every day. Follow @CVSHalth on social media.

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