Aetna's Initiatives to Reduce Health Disparities Recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for Third Straight Year
HARTFORD, Conn., September 15, 2008 — Aetna (NYSE: AET) has been awarded the prestigious "Recognizing Innovation in Multicultural Health Care Award" by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its prospective randomized study to determine if a telephonic culturally competent disease management program can improve the health of African American members with hypertension.
The Institute For Healthcare Advancement Names Aetna Winner In 2008 Health Literacy Awards
HARTFORD, Conn., May 05, 2008 — Aetna (NYSE: AET) today announced that it has been named a winner in the seventh annual Health Literacy Awards, sponsored by the Institute for Healthcare Advancement (IHA), a non-profit health care organization that is a leader in health literacy education and consumer books.
CASA* Honors Aetna Chairman And CEO Ronald A. Williams For Commitment To Helping Reduce Disparities In Health Care
HARTFORD, Conn., March 28, 2008 — In recognition of his efforts to bring attention to and reduce disparities in health care and substance abuse and addiction, Ronald A. Williams, chairman and CEO of Aetna (NYSE: AET), received the Distinguished Service Award from the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University.