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Re-Training Providers to Achieve Proper Blood Pressure Measurement

MinuteClinic has partnered with the AMA and AHA to test a new e-learning module designed to regularly reinforce the guidelines for accurately taking patients’ blood pressure.
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How a Trusted Partnership Helped One Type 2 Patient Live Healthier

One of our pharmacists shares how she helped a patient overcome his soda habit and, ultimately, gain more control over his diabetes.
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Milken Institute Facilitates Meaningful Discussion on the Social Determinants of Health

Our Chief Policy and External Affairs Officer recently joined a panel discussion to talk about the ways we’re addressing locally the factors that impact overall health.
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Managing Diabetes

We’re helping people with diabetes better manage their day-to-day symptoms and lead healthier lives through an integrated approach that connects patients to our many care and support offerings.
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Everyday Steps Are Critical for Managing Diabetes

A participant in one of our recent Project Health events shares her experience with diabetes and why being proactive, including getting regular health screenings, is so important to managing her condition.
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Developing Bilingual Pharmacists to Break Down Barriers

We believe you can’t build healthy communities unless you have a workforce that reflects those communities, which is why we’re creating programs to ensure that we can better serve our Spanish-speaking customers.
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Rewriting Their Stories: Collaborative Treatment for Trafficking Victims

We’re helping build healthier communities in Arizona by tackling the growing epidemic of human trafficking through a unique, holistic treatment program.
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Free Screenings, Helpful Advice and a Visit from Pro Athletes at Project Health

We’re bringing care to neighborhoods that need it most with nearly 600 Project Health events taking place in multicultural, underserved communities around the country.
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A Lifelong Struggle, a Tearful Reconciliation

As part of our efforts to close the gap between opioid overdose survival, treatment and recovery, Aetna’s Guardian Angels program reaches out to members recently released from the ER following an overdose.
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Convening Local Experts to Address the Social Determinants of Health

For a recent CVS Health-sponsored POLITICO event, we brought together health leaders in Philadelphia to explore how local solutions can have a big impact on residents grappling with environmental factors that affect health.
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POLITICO Partnership Elevates Discussion on Social Determinants of Health

Our Chief Policy and External Affairs Officer recently spoke to health care and policy influencers in Philadelphia about the importance of addressing health with local and personalized solutions.
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HEROs Give a Voice to Foster Care Solutions

As part of our efforts to build healthy communities, Aetna Better Health of West Virginia is addressing social isolation for youths aging out of the foster care system.
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