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Aetna Better Health® of Kentucky

We're changing the way people get Medicaid. And take care of you even when you’re not sick. Start on your path to better health today. 

Your path to better health

A wide range of benefits and services can keep you healthier. 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 out of your benefits. Need language services? You can get help at no cost. See our non-discrimination notice to learn more.

SKY program

SKY program

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?

Not sure if you qualify?

Understanding Medicaid can be tough. 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 this prescreening tool to get started.


Use the kynect prescreening tool


Learn more about what to expect

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Keeping your coverage  Don’t lose your benefits 

Keep your coverage


Some people have to  renew their Medicaid coverage each year. Learn more about how to keep your coverage.


Learn how to renew

Moved? New address?


You need to keep your info updated to keep your benefits. Just call the Department of Medicaid Services to update your info at 1-800-635-2570.

Get help  


Have questions? Member Services is here to help. Contact us anytime, day or night.


Contact us

About us

About us

Aetna Better Health of Kentucky is part of Aetna®, one of the nation's leading health care providers and a part of the CVS Health® family. We have over 30 years of experience serving Medicaid populations including children, adults and people with disabilities or other serious health conditions. 


We bring our national experience to your communities. We understand how important it is to get care close to home. We are proud to be members of your communities, living and working here in Kentucky.


You can go to the Aetna Better Health website to learn more.

Helpful information 


Find answers 

Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQs) from members like you. 

View FAQs 

Local resources

Get care close to home. Learn more about local resources near you.

Go to our local resources page

Health and wellness 

Here, you’ll find tips about getting healthier and ways to get the most out of your plan. 

Visit our health and wellness library

Stay connected  

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

Go to news and events

Non-discrimination notice

Non-discrimination notice

For language services, please call the number on your member ID card. Then, ask for an operator.


For our non-discrimination notice and other language services:

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