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Disability Insurance

Income protection when you can't work

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Experience a new level of caring

Disability insurance plans help you when you can't work for weeks or months due to an illness, injury, or pregnancy-related condition. Your medical coverage helps to pay your doctor and hospital bills. Your disability coverage protects your income for housing, food and other needs.

Short-term disability insurance provides a weekly benefit. Long-term disability insurance provides a monthly benefit.

Learn more about short-term disability 

Learn more about long-term disability

Read our disability FAQs

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Getting back to work

A disability can affect your physical, emotional and social well-being. We can help you manage all aspects of your disability.

Read about managing a disability and returning to work

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It's easy to manage your disability and leave absences

If you have our disability coverage and are now on short-term or long-term disability leave, or if Aetna administers your company’s leave of absence program, use the WorkAbility® Absence Management System to:

  • Get a claims status
  • Take action through online alerts
  • View copies of letters and forms
  • Complete and sign forms online
  • View and print copies of pay stubs
  • Sign up for direct deposit or request a prepaid debit card
  • View and print copies of your tax forms (1099, W-2)
  • Add time to intermittent leave

You can also have access to your disability claims on Aetna Mobile, with many of the same capabilities.

Visit the WorkAbility website

Disability insurance plans/policies are offered, administered and/or underwritten by Aetna Life Insurance Company (Aetna).  

This material is for information only and is not an offer or invitation to contract. An application must be completed to obtain coverage. Rates and benefits vary by location. Information is believed to be accurate as of the production date; however, it is subject to change. Policies may not be available in all states. Disability insurance plans/policies contain certain exclusions, limitations, reductions, and waiting periods, which may affect the payable benefit. See policy or contact an Aetna representative for details


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