Goodhealth Worldwide Expatriates Now Have Access to Aetna’s PPO Network Wednesday 30 April 2008 PDF Print Goodhealth Worldwide, which was acquired by Aetna in October 2007, today announced that it is now offering its members access to Aetna’s Preferred Provider Organisation (PPO) network when they seek medical care in the United States. Aetna’s PPO network is comprised of 4,771 hospitals and 807,000 physicians across the U.S. It is supported by the online provider directory DocFind®, which allows members to find a recommended doctor or medical professional, narrowing their search by specialty, gender or hospital as well as location. It also gives access to detailed provider information, such as languages spoken, board certification, medical school attended, office features and location guides. “We are pleased to be able to provide Goodhealth members with broad access to high-quality hospitals, physicians and other medical providers through Aetna’s Preferred Provider Organisation network,” said Martha R. Temple, president of Aetna Global Benefits (AGB). Goodhealth Worldwide, an Aetna Company, is a leading provider of international private medical insurance (IPMI) for expatriates and high-net-worth individuals, with a strong focus on emerging markets including Asia and Africa. Operated by Aetna's expatriate division, Aetna Global Benefits, Goodhealth and AGB represent more than 300,000 members worldwide, making the combined company the largest U.S.-based expatriate benefits carrier in the world. -ENDS- This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of ICrossing Ltd in the following categories: Health, Travel, Medical & Pharmaceutical, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.