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New – Biometric Screenings through Quest Diagnostics

Aetna is proud to announce that all eligible NJWELL members now have another way to complete your biometric screenings. In order to begin earning points for towards your NJWELL financial incentive, all eligible members must first complete their Health Assessment via your portal (www.myactivehealth.com/NJWELL) and also complete a biometric screening.

To make it simpler for you and your eligible spouse/partner, Aetna has partnered with Quest Diagnostics so you can visit one of their Patient Service Centers for your screening. You can complete your biometric screening simply by creating an account through the link below and using NJWELL as your registration key. Once you have signed up, you can schedule an appointment at your own leisure. See how easy it is to sign-up by clicking here.

We.BlueprintForWellness.com
Use Registration Key: NJWELL

Sign-up today to get 100 points towards your financial incentive! You should see your points arrive in the ActiveHealth Portal within 7 days of successfully completing your screening.


Aetna HMO members will receive new ID cards for 2015

During the month of December 2014, Aetna will be reissuing member ID cards to all HMO members. These cards will be effective for the 2015 benefit year. The member ID cards will differ slightly from older cards and member ID numbers will change as a result of this. Please make sure that members who receive this new ID card use their new member ID card for your 2015 benefits. Thank you.

Sample ID cards
To see a sample of the 2015 HMO ID cards, please click here. Thank you.


Kennedy Health System rejoined Aetna’s Southern New Jersey Network

We are pleased to announce that Kennedy Health System has rejoined the Aetna Southern New Jersey network on February 18, 2014. Kennedy Health System will be available to employees and their dependents enrolled in the following Aetna SHBP/SEHBP plans:

  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Freedom Plan
  • Aetna Value Plan
  • Aetna Medicaresm Advantage Plan (HMO)
  • Aetna Medicaresm Advantage Plan (PPO ESA)

Improved Hospital and Physician Access
Kennedy Health System has locations in Cherry Hill, Stratford and Turnersville NJ. This addition will increase member choice and improve hospital and physician access in this service area. The hospitals are located at the following addresses:

Hospital Locations

  • 2201 Chapel Avenue, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • 18 East Laurel Road, Stratford, NJ 08084
  • 435 Hurffville Cross Keys Roadn Turnersville, NJ 08012

As a result of adding Kennedy Health System, 47 physicians (including 20 PCPs and 27 Specialists) will also join the network.

DocFind/directory information
Kennedy Health System has been added to DocFind®, our online provider directory. We appreciate your business and are excited to communicate this addition. We will continue to keep you informed of any changes in our local network.

Aetna is the brand name used for products and services offered, underwritten or administered by one or more of the Aetna group of subsidiary companies, including Aetna Life Insurance Company and Aetna Health Inc. ©2014 Aetna Inc.


CVS MinuteClinic – Wellness Coaching now available

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Do you or your employees want to start working on your health goals? Can’t seem to find the time? Now you have a fast and easy way to get started. Aetna and MinuteClinic, the walk-in medical clinic inside select CVS/pharmacy locations, have come together to bring wellness coaching to you – right in your own neighborhood. Click here to learn more.

Your Aetna medical plan’s preventive benefit covers the wellness coaching sessions. If you have questions about your coverage, please call the toll-free number on your member ID card.

Informed Health® Line – Get your employee’s health questions answered anytime, anywhere

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Whether it’s the middle of the night, you’re away from home, or you’re just not sure if you need to call your doctor, Informed Health® Line is here for you and your employees.

With one simple call, you can:

  • Learn more about health conditions that you or your family members have
  • Get emails from a nurse with videos that are relevant to your question or topic
  • Find out more about a medical test or procedure
  • Get help preparing for a doctor’s visit

Go online for even more health information
If you like to go online for health information, check out the Informed Health Line page on your secure member website.

Here’s what you can do:

  • Use our symptom checker
  • Learn about an upcoming medical test
  • Research a new medication you’re taking
  • And more

Call 1-800-556-1555 to speak to one of our nurses — 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. For speech or hearing impaired, dial 711*.

Or, log in to your secure member website at Aetna.com to explore the resources available to you.

*Ask the relay operator to dial 1-800-556-1555 and select the option to speak to a nurse.

Health insurance plans are offered, underwritten or administered by Aetna Life Insurance Company and its affiliates (Aetna).

Health information programs provide general health information and are not a substitute for diagnosis or treatment by a physician or other health care professional. Information is believed to be accurate as of the production date; however, it is subject to change. For more information about Aetna plans, refer to www.aetna.com.


Atlanticare Regional Medical Center is a part of our Southern NJ Network

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center has two hospital locations - Atlantic City and Pomona, NJ. Both will now participate in the Aetna network. This means that Aetna members can access care at these facilities at their preferred, in-network benefit levels. Aetna also plans to expand its network of primary care physicians and specialists as a result of this new agreement during the first quarter of 2013.

Aetna provides health benefits to 370,000 people in southern New Jersey through a broad array of commercial and Medicare plans. In southern New Jersey, Aetna members have access to a contracted network of 22 hospitals and more than 5,700 primary care and specialist physicians.

About AtlantiCare
AtlantiCare is an integrated system of services designed to help people achieve optimal health. It includes AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, AtlantiCare Solutions, the AtlantiCare Foundation, the AtlantiCare Physician Group and AtlantiCare Regional Health Services. Its more than 5,461 employees and 600 physicians serve the community in nearly 70 locations. A 2009 Malcolm Baldrige Award winner, AtlantiCare was also included in Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2010. ARMC became the 105th hospital in the nation to attain status as a Magnet™ designated hospital in March of 2004 and was redesignated a Magnet™ hospital in 2008.

Read the entire press release here.