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51+: Aetna Introduces Teledoc Effective July 2013

Jul 03, 2013

Aetna is launching an innovative service for their fully insured, PPO-based members* located in California, and they want you to know all albout it.  Teladoc is national network of U.S. board-certified physicians on call 24/7/365 — available wherever and whenever families need them.


Teladoc physicians can diagnose, treat and write prescriptions, when necessary, by phone or online video for routine medical conditions.

This convenient, cost-effective alternative to emergency rooms and urgent care clinics gives members access to quality care from home, the office or even while traveling.  They will pay the same amount as they would for a physician office visit.

Benefits of Teladoc for members:

Benefits of Teladoc for plan sponsors:


Teladoc will send welcome kits to all eligible California members beginning July 1, 2013.

Find a variety of communications for employees, including a copy of the welcome kit, at

Please contact a member of your b&p Sales Team with any questions - 888.722.3323. 

*Excludes Medicare, Medicaid and Federal plan members. In addition, HMO, HNO, QPOS and Small Group members in the state of California are not eligible.

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