Disability Leave & Returning to Work

Take charge of your return to work

Whether you're on short-term disability or long-term disability leave, your goal is to get back to work. That's our goal, too. You get income protection, with back-to-work support.

There are many things you can do to help yourself return to work quickly and safely.

Managing your disability benefits
Talking to your doctor
Coping with your feelings
Reassessing your job skills
Work restrictions and accommodations

Next step

Talk to your benefits administrator to find out which Aetna disability insurance plans and services are available to you. 


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