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Aetna Better Health® of Kentucky 

When you choose us as your Medicaid health plan, you’re choosing care you can trust. It’s about bringing together what matters most to your health. Because healthier happens together®.


We’re here for members statewide. Not yet joined? Learn about becoming a member. 

Find what you need

Be as healthy as you can be. A wide range of benefits and services can help. You have a network of providers to get you the right care when you need it. We’ll help you understand your coverage. And make sure you get the most from your benefits.

Kentucky SKY

Kentucky SKY

Supporting Kentucky Youth (SKY) program


We're proud to serve all children in Kentucky’s out-of-home care system. This includes:

  • Children in foster care
  • Children who have been adopted from foster care
  • Former foster care enrollees
  • Children dually committed to the Department for Community Based Services (DCBS) and the Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ)
  • DJJ Medicaid-eligible youth

Not sure if you qualify for Medicaid?

Not sure if you qualify for Medicaid?

Understanding health insurance can be a challenge. Especially if it’s new to you. Or if it’s your first time enrolling. You and your family may be eligible for benefits without knowing it. The first step? See if you qualify. You can use the prescreening tool to get started. 


Kynect prescreening tool


Learn more about qualifying for Medicaid

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Keeping your coverage  Don’t lose your benefits

Renew every year 

You may need to renew your Medicaid coverage each year. Learn more about how to keep your coverage.


Learn how to renew

Update contact info


To keep your benefits, be sure to update your address if you move. Just call the Department for Medicaid Services at 1-800-635-2570.

Get help  


Have questions? Contact us. Or call us at 1-855-300-5528 (TTY: 711). We’re here for you

Monday through Friday, 7 AM to 7 PM. 



Acerca de nosotros

Acerca de nosotros

Aetna Better Health of Kentucky is part of Aetna® and the CVS Health® family, one of our country’s leading health care organizations. We’ve been serving people who use Medicaid services for over 30 years — from kids, adults and seniors to people with disabilities or other serious health issues. 


Our national experience helps us do lots of good work in your community, where you live, work and play. And we’re proud to be your neighbor, working alongside you to make Kentucky a great state. You can get the care you need to be as healthy as possible. And you can do it all close to home.


Want to learn more about us? Check our general Aetna Better Health website.

Helpful info


Find answers 

Here are some common questions from other members like you.  

Questions and answers 

Resources and services

Get the support you need. Learn about resources and services you can use.

Resources and services

Health and wellness 

Here, you’ll find tips about getting as healthy as you can, as well as how to get the most from your plan. 

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Stay connected  

Learn about upcoming events in your area and see our latest news.   

News and events 

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