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Dr. Amar Desai to lead new health care organization at CVS

Dr. Amar Desai to lead new health care organization at CVS

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health has appointed Dr. Amar Desai as president, Health Care Delivery, effective October 17. He will lead the newly formed Health Care Delivery organization, overseeing implementation of key areas of the company’s health services and care delivery strategy. “This new organization will leverage the strength of the CVS Health portfolio to develop

Aetna donates $225,000 to Iowa Community Health partners

Aetna donates $225,000 to Iowa Community Health partners

DES MOINES, Iowa — Aetna Health of Iowa, dba Aetna Better Health of Iowa, a CVS Health company, announced that it provided investments totaling $225,000 to six community health partners throughout the state. The investments will support local organizations and health care providers who are committed to helping underserved Iowans meet social care needs, including those

Aetna donates from the heart

Aetna donates from the heart

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Aetna recently acknowledged the local contributions of Sacramento Covered and Sacramento Self-Help Housing by presenting each with Aetna Better Health of California’s Community Heart Award and a $25,000 donation. Aetna Better Health of California’s Community Heart Award honors organizations and unsung heroes for their extraordinary work, service and contributions to positively affect

CVS and Fresno Housing team to provide affordable housing

CVS and Fresno Housing team to provide affordable housing

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health and Fresno Housing have collaborated to build new affordable housing in Fresno, Calif. Through Red Stone Equity Partners, CVS Health will invest an estimated $18.4 million into the Arthur @ Blackstone, a new Fresno Housing development planning to break ground this spring. Twenty of the units at the Arthur @ Blackstone will

Aetna CVS Health plans available for ACA enrollment

Aetna CVS Health plans available for ACA enrollment

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health announced on Monday that Aetna CVS Health individual and family plans are now available at aetnacvshealth.com during the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Open Enrollment period from November 1, 2021 until January 15, 2022. The plans are available in select communities in Arizona (through Banner | Aetna), Florida, Georgia, Missouri, Nevada, North

Aetna creates new gene therapy network

Aetna creates new gene therapy network

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — Aetna announced on Wednesday the launch of its designated Gene-based, Cellular, and Other Innovative Therapies (GCIT) network. This network is designed to enable members’ access to new therapies that treat and potentially cure rare genetic diseases, while helping to manage the high cost of these therapies. Aetna’s national GCIT network includes access

Aetna expands 2022 Medicare offerings

Aetna expands 2022 Medicare offerings

HARTFORD — Aetna, a CVS Health company, announced on Friday its 2022 Medicare offerings, featuring expanded benefits focused on a holistic approach to health and new Medicare Advantage plan options, including Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans and Aetna Medicare Eagle plans designed especially for veterans in additional states. A pioneer in the Medicare industry, Aetna

Aetna announces second Attain Games challenge

Aetna announces second Attain Games challenge

WOONSOCKET, RI — Aetna has announced the launch of its second Attain Games challenge, a virtual event for users of the Attain by Aetna app. Over the course of two weeks, users will be split into two teams led by celebrity captains, world-champion gymnast Shawn Johnson East and pro football player Andrew East. The Attain

U.S. News and Aetna Foundation release 2021 healthiest communities rankings

U.S. News and Aetna Foundation release 2021 healthiest communities rankings

WASHINGTON — U.S. News & World Report, in collaboration with the Aetna Foundation, an independent, charitable and philanthropic affiliate of CVS Health, released on Tuesday the fourth annual Healthiest Communities rankings. This year’s rankings are accompanied by tools highlighting county-level COVID-19 vaccine rates and other pandemic data, as well as editorial explorations of equity and mental

Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI expansion approved in Illinois

Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI expansion approved in Illinois

CHICAGO — Aetna announced on Friday it has received approval to expand its existing Illinois Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative (MMAI) demonstration health plan (Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI) to serve the entire state. The MMAI is a groundbreaking joint effort by the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) and Centers for Medicare and

Aetna and FMCNA announce agreement for end-stage renal disease

Aetna and FMCNA announce agreement for end-stage renal disease

HARTFORD — Aetna, a CVS Health company, and Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA) today announced they have enhanced their value-based care agreement to support the health care needs of Aetna Medicare Advantage members with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). FMCNA provides support services that focus on the full continuum of care for approximately 4,500 Aetna

Aetna names Kristen Miranda senior vice president, markets

Aetna names Kristen Miranda senior vice president, markets

HARTFORD, Conn. — Aetna announced Thursday that Kristen Miranda has been named senior vice president, markets. She will report to Dan Finke, executive vice president, CVS Health and president, Health Care Benefits (HCB). In this role, Miranda will be responsible for Aetna’s Commercial business’ profit and loss, including Aetna’s Third Party Administration & Payer Solutions

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