Aetna, Inc. history, company profile (overview) and corporate video

   Aetna Inc. is a healthcare company, headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

   The company operates through the following business sectors: Medicare, Health coverage, Dental, vision and supplemental, Pharmacy, and Medicaid.


   Aetna was established in 1853 as Aetna Life Insurance Company.

   In 1917, the company changed its name to Aetna Casualty and Surety Co.

   In 1996, the company changed its name to Aetna Inc.

   In 2018, Aetna was acquired by CVS Health.


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   With more than 50,000 employees, Aetna Inc. is considered one of the Largest Public Companies in the World, according to Forbes.

*Information from Forbes.com, Wikipedia.org, and Aetna.com

**Video published on YouTube by “Aetna