Aetna NY COVID-19 Premium Grace Period Policy

Aetna New York Small Group Temporary Grace Period Extensions

As per New York State Emergency Regulation Aetna has provided the following guidance regarding their premium grace period policy.

Through June 1, 2020, Aetna won’t cancel small group customers for non-payment of their health insurance premiums and claims for covered services will continue to be paid in accordance with their selected health benefits plans.

They will continue to work with their small group customers experiencing economic hardship on their payment arrangements. During the extended grace period, small group customers won’t be sent to collections or to collection reporting agencies. 

Click on the link below for a sample letter Aetna will be sending to New York Small Group policyholders explaining the grace period extension.