Students
Eastern Connecticut State University

Health Programs

With our discount program you can save on a variety of products and services that meet your needs and fit your life, such as:

Fitness discounts
You can save on gym memberships*, at-home weight loss programs, name-brand home exercise equipment, one-on-one health coaching services** and more through GlobalFit®.

*Participation is for new gym members only. If you belong to a gym now or belonged recently, call GlobalFit to see if a discount applies.

**Provided by HealthAdvocate, through GlobalFit.

Natural products and services discounts:
You can get discounts on massage therapy, acupuncture, chiropractic and nutrition services through the ChooseHealthy® program**. Also save on health and wellness products on the ChooseHealthy website.

Save on online consultations for many conditions from providers in the Vital Health Network.

**The ChooseHealthy program is made available through American Specialty Health Systems, Inc. (ASH Systems), a subsidiary of American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH). ChooseHealthy is a federally registered trademark of ASH and used with permission herein.

Vision discounts:
Save on what you need to help keep your vision sharp and healthy. With vision discounts you can save on eye exams, prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses, non-disposable contact lenses, LASIK laser eye surgery and more.*

You get a discount off eye care items that don’t need a prescription, too. Like eyeglass chains, contact lens cases and cleaners, nonprescription eyeglasses and more.

*If your plan covers any of these services, figure out your plan costs before using these discounts. You could pay less that way.

Weight management discounts:
You can get discounts on the CalorieKing® Program and products, Jenny Craig® weight loss programs and Nutrisystem® weight loss meal plans.

Beginning Right® Maternity Program

You get the Beginning Right maternity program with your Aetna Student HealthSM benefits and insurance plan. You can use it throughout your pregnancy, even after your baby is born.

Information for a healthier pregnancy
There’s a lot of information on pregnancy. We’ll make it easier to find, by sharing materials to help you have a healthy one.

You’ll get information, in English and Spanish, including:

  • Care during pregnancy
  • Preterm (or early) labor symptoms
  • What to expect before and after delivery
  • Newborn care

Call us toll-free at 1-800-CRADLE-1 (1-800-272-3531), weekdays from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET.

You can also go to Aetna Women’s Health online at http://womenshealth.aetna.com for information on pregnancy, baby care and more.

Aetna’s Informed Health® Line*

Call Aetna’s toll-free number to talk to registered nurses. They can share information on a range of healthy topics**. Call anytime. (United States only). Nurses are available 24-hours a day. To reach a nurse, call 1-800-556-1555. TDD for hearing and speech-impaired people only: 1-800-270-2386.

*While only your doctor can diagnose, prescribe or give medical advice, the Informed Health Line nurses can provide information on more than 5,000 health topics. Contact your doctor first with any questions or concerns regarding your health care needs. Information is believed to be accurate as of the production date; however, it is subject to change.

**Not all topics may be covered expenses under your plan.

Use the Healthwise® Knowledgebase to find out more about a health condition you have or medications you take. It explains things in terms that are easy to understand. Access it through your secure Aetna Navigator® member website, at www.aetnastudenthealth.com.

Health information programs provide general health information and are not a substitute for diagnosis or treatment by a physician or other health care professional.

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