aetna inc (AET) Key Developments
Aetna Inc. Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend Payable on January 31, 2014
Dec 6 13
Aetna Inc. announced that its board of directors increased the company's quarterly cash dividend to $0.225 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on January 31, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 16, 2014. Most recently, the company paid a $0.20 quarterly dividend on October 25, 2013.
Yehong Zhang Joins Aetna as General Manager, Greater China
Nov 21 13
Aetna Inc. has named Yehong Zhang, Ph.D., as general manager, Greater China. Based in Aetna's offices in Shanghai, Dr. Zhang will be responsible for the company's growth in China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. The appointment is effective immediately. Dr. Zhang joins Aetna International from his most recent role as CEO of Simcere MSD Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.
Aetna Inc and Citi Announce Collaboration to Launch Multi-Payer Digital Payment Solution, Money2 for Health
Nov 19 13
Aetna Inc. and Citi have announced collaboration to launch a multi-payer digital payment solution, Money2 for Health, for health care providers.
It will allow consumers to go online or use their mobile device to view their health care claims, receive alerts when balances can be paid, pay bills to providers who accept Money2 for Health, and keep track of their payment history. Individuals will be able to link to and make payments from most checking, flexible spending accounts (FSA), health savings accounts (HSA) and credit cards to participating providers. Those with a linked PayFlex
health care account will soon be able to view their PayFlex account balance and pay all of their providers from these accounts.
Illinois Department of Central Management Services Selects Aetna to Provide Medicare Advantage HMO Plans to Retired State Employees in Illinois
Nov 8 13
Aetna announced it has been selected by the Illinois Department of Central Management Services to provide Medicare Advantage HMO plans to retired state employees. Aetna will be offering the Coventry Advantra Medicare Advantage HMO. The contract takes effect February 1, 2014. Coventry became a member of the Aetna family of companies earlier this year. State of Illinois retirees are reminded that they must enroll online or complete and return an open enrollment form by December 13, 2013 to be covered by one of the new Medicare Advantage plans for 2014. Medicare Advantage plans offer extra benefits not covered under Original Medicare and are designed to provide members affordable and convenient coverage alternatives. The Coventry Medicare Advantage plans offer several value-added services, including Silver Sneakers fitness club.
Aetna Inc. Presents at IBF Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit, Nov-05-2013 04:00 PM
Nov 4 13
Aetna Inc. Presents at IBF Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit, Nov-05-2013 04:00 PM. Venue: Four Seasons Hotel Boston, 200 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116, United States. Speakers: Lonny Reisman, Chief Medical Officer, Senior Vice President and Member of Physician Advisory Board.