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Extra benefits for you

We’re offering members special benefits to help everyone stay comfortable during this difficult time. These include extras like no-fee prescription home delivery and dedicated care manager support.

Extra benefits to help you

If you are a Medicaid member, or covered by one of our partners (Banner | Aetna, Sutter Health | Aetna, Texas Health | Aetna, Innovation Health | Aetna, or Allina Health | Aetna), please refer to your specific plan benefits or call the number on the back of your ID card.

 

If your company is self-insured, please check with your employer about these programs.

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Free telemedicine. We’re offering a $0 copay* for telemedicine visits until June 4, 2020.

Coronaviruses are spread from an infected person to others through the air by coughing and sneezing, as well as through close personal contact, such as touching or shaking hands. Costs will be waived for all telemedicine visits through:

 

  • Network providers who deliver virtual care, such as over-the-phone care and live videoconferencing
  • Teladoc® options through the Aetna Health app
  • Other virtual care apps or services provided as part of your plan

Speak with a doctor through Teladoc

 

*Fully Insured plan sponsors, if your plan provides telemedicine benefits, then costs will be waived.
*Self-insured plan sponsors will be able to opt-out of this program at their discretion.


Regulations regarding telemedicine services and care package availability for Aetna Medicaid members varies by state and, in some cases, are changing in light of the current situation. Aetna Medicaid members with questions about their benefits are encouraged to call the members services phone numbers on the back of their ID cards.

Free coronavirus testing and doctor visits. You’ll have $0 copays for any diagnostic testing and doctor visits related to COVID-19.


If you meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines for testing, and it’s requested by your doctor, we’ll waive the cost for testing.

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No cost-sharing for inpatient admission at any in-network facility for the treatment of COVID-19 or associated health complications.

 

We’re waiving member copay and cost-sharing for all Aetna-insured commercial plan sponsors. However, self-insured plan sponsors can opt out of this program, so be sure to confirm with your employer in advance.

Free care package. If you are diagnosed and hospitalized with COVID-19, we’ll send you a care package to help you recover at home.


It’s not chicken soup, but the next best thing. If you are hospitalized with COVID-19, we’ll send you a care package to help you recover at home. The package includes resources, personal care items and household supplies to help protect your loved ones from potential exposure in your home.

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Free delivery on CVS Pharmacy® prescriptions.



Limit your exposure to the virus, or avoid passing it around by having your medications (excluding over-the-counter medications) delivered to your home. You’ll have the option of one to two day delivery when your prescription is ready between March 9, 2020 to May 1, 2020. Plus, we’re waiving early refill limits on most prescription maintenance medications through CVS Caremark.

 

Set up your at-home delivery

Free crisis support. Dedicated support you can count on.

 

To help get you through this, we've opened crisis response lines for all members — just call 1-833-327-AETNA (2386) (TTY: 711). All Aetna® and CVS Caremark® members also have access to the Aetna nurse medical line at 1-800-556-1555 (TTY: 711).

Extra benefits to help you

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We’re offering $0 copayments on all telehealth visits with your doctor

 

We’re expanding our coverage of telehealth services and offering all telehealth visits with network providers at no out-of-pocket cost to Medicare members (copays are waived) until further notice. This will help you get the care you need while lowering your risk of exposure to the coronavirus, or COVID-19.

We’ll waive your copay for all COVID-19 testing

If you meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines for testing, and it’s requested by your doctor, we’ll waive the cost for testing. There may be a cost associated with your doctor visit.

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We’re providing $0 home delivery of prescription medications from CVS Pharmacy
 

Limit your exposure to the virus, or avoid passing it around by having your medications (excluding over-the-counter medications) delivered to you.

We’ll refill your prescriptions early if you need it
 

If your Aetna Medicare plan has Part D drug coverage, you can get your refill early, and for many of the medications we cover, you can get a 90 day supply.

We’re here to listen
 

To help you get through this, we’re offering the following programs for you:

 

  • Aetna Resources For Living® has set up a crisis support line for all members. Medicare members can call us at 1-866-370-4842 (TTY: 711).
  • Members who don’t have Resources For Living can call us at 1-833-327-AETNA (1-833-327-2386) (TTY: 711).
  • All Medicare members have 24/7 access to the Aetna nurse medical line. Call 1-800-556-1555 (TTY: 711).
     

If you have any underlying conditions that put you at greater risk for developing complications related to the coronavirus, don’t worry — our care managers will reach out to you directly.

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