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Everywhere we’re needed

We’re at the corner where integration and innovation meet. See how that results in end-to-end support for people across their entire health care journey.

About us

Aetna International is one of the industry’s largest and most experienced benefits providers with a 165-year heritage and 60+ years in global health care. We serve more than 300,000 members worldwide, including expatriates, inpatriates, local nationals and business travelers.

The value of integration

Aetna International is now part of the CVS Health® family of companies:
Fortune 4 company in U.S. | Fortune 10 globally
CVS Pharmacy® | MinuteClinic® | CVS Caremark® | Aetna®

This integrated value fuels the power of a one-carrier solution for domestic and international health plans

At a glance


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members worldwide


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Integrated value

Innovative solutions

Unrivaled access

Elevated experiences

Expertise and innovation

Our extensive international health care expertise lets us address unique customer challenges with innovative solutions that help control health care costs and minimize complexity. 

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Simplified access to care

  • Bringing a deep understanding of international standards and cultures, we provide unrivaled access to care through our extensive provider network — all while making the health care journey easier to navigate wherever members are in the world.

Extensive experience

With more than 160 years of experience in health care, we've specialized in international health benefits insurance for more than 55 years ― with a growing global footprint to reach wherever you travel. Our transformational efforts have been recognized with such prestigious awards as "Best International Private Health Insurance Provider" and "Health Insurer of the Year."

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Global member support

Our professional Member Service representatives are trained to assist you, 24 hours a day year-round―often in a single call. They can help locate health care services wherever you are, arrange for reimbursement in more than 190 currencies and answer your questions about claims, benefit levels and coverage in eight languages ― with the ability to communicate in more than 170 languages through phone-based interpretation services.

Clinical expertise

You can depend on our clinical knowledge and experience for help with pre-trip planning ― especially important if you have a chronic health condition or are pregnant―as well as coordinating medical care, obtaining prescription medications and medical devices, and handling medical emergency or evacuation services.

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Peace of mind

  • We’re with people every step of their health care journey to create elevated experiences that earn high satisfaction ratings. For members, that means we meet them where they are with high-touch in-person services and self-service digital resources. For employers, that means we provide value, reduce hassles and increase efficiency.

Use your talent to make a difference

Join us in our work to change international health care systems, and help millions of people live healthier lives. Aetna International careers range from finance to health management and from nursing to marketing.

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* Whenever coverage provided by any insurance policy is in violation of any US, UN or EU economic or trade sanctions, such coverage shall be null and void. For example, Aetna companies cannot pay for health care services provided in a country under sanction by the United States unless permitted under a written Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC) license. Learn more on the US Treasury's website at:

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