Helping to reduce health care disparities
Studies show that racial and ethnic minorities in the United States receive lower-quality health care than non-minorities do. We're committed to addressing these differences by:
Statistics tell the tale of disparities in health care. And they explain why we've made battling these disparities a major effort.
More than 6 million Aetna members voluntarily share their race and ethnicity information with us. This data help us create programs to improve our members’ health.
Members of the External Advisory Committee are noted physicians, scholars and academicians who provide leadership in supporting Aetna in our journey to address health care disparities and achieve health equity.
Read how we answer some tough questions, such as: