Healthy Communities

NEW
Building Lifelong Connections for Children in Foster Care

Aetna Better Health of Kansas recently co-sponsored a Family Finding Boot Camp to help young children and teens in foster care connect with a family or a “network,” which has been shown to having meaningful long-term effects.
Read more

NEW
Using Data to Drive Value to Our Members

Our Clinical Insights and Analytics (CIA) team is using data and medical knowledge to help those we serve on a path to better health.
Read more

Keeping Community at the Center of Care at MinuteClinic

One of our award-winning nurse practitioners shares how she’s applied her personal approach to care to some unique cases and what inspires her to help others through her work every day.
Read more

NAFC Grant Spotlight: Broad Street Clinic

Support from the CVS Health Foundation is helping this North Carolina-based clinic provide coaching and care to diabetic patients so that they can better manage their condition.
Read more

Taking Control of Diabetes with HealthHub

One patient shares his story of how a visit to one of our first-of-its-kind concept stores connected him to the care he needed to get back on track with his health.
Read more

Supporting the Fight Against HIV/AIDS

This World AIDS Day, we’re recognizing the progress made in the fight against the disease by teaming up with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to help further reduce the spread of the HIV virus.
Read more

Connecting Rural Pediatric Patients to Mental Health Resources

With help from a $50,000 grant from Aetna’s Medicaid program, the Pediatric Mental Health Telephone Access Line program will give West Virginia’s children easier access to mental health care.
Read more

Re-Training Providers to Achieve Proper Blood Pressure Measurement

MinuteClinic has partnered with the AMA and AHA to test a new e-learning module designed to regularly reinforce the guidelines for accurately taking patients’ blood pressure.
Read more

How a Trusted Partnership Helped One Type 2 Patient Live Healthier

One of our pharmacists shares how she helped a patient overcome his soda habit and, ultimately, gain more control over his diabetes.
Read more

Milken Institute Facilitates Meaningful Discussion on the Social Determinants of Health

Our Chief Policy and External Affairs Officer recently joined a panel discussion to talk about the ways we’re addressing locally the factors that impact overall health.
Read more

Managing Diabetes

We’re helping people with diabetes better manage their day-to-day symptoms and lead healthier lives through an integrated approach that connects patients to our many care and support offerings.
Read more

Everyday Steps Are Critical for Managing Diabetes

A participant in one of our recent Project Health events shares her experience with diabetes and why being proactive, including getting regular health screenings, is so important to managing her condition.
Read more

Stay Informed: Insights

I would like to receive: *
An alert each time a new article on key health care topics is published.
Leaders in Care: An email brief on key health care topics and events