Aetna and Coventry Receive High Medicare Star Ratings for 2014

  • Originally published November 19, 2013 , last updated December 11, 2014
  • Aetna, Coventry

The CMS Medicare Star Rating System ranks the performance and quality of Medicare plans to help ensure beneficiaries get more and stay healthy.

Aetna and Coventry Health Care, an Aetna company, have been awarded an average 2014 overall star rating of 4.04, making their combined organization the highest rated Medicare Advantage company among large publicly traded companies.

  • 62% of Aetna and Coventry Medicare Advantage members are currently in plans rated 4 overall stars or higher.
  • Their combined company offers seven Medicare Advantage plans with a 4.5 overall star rating.
  • Thirteen of Coventry's 20 Medicare Advantage plans increased by at least a half a star in their overall rating, and two of the plans moved up by one full star.

Here is a copy of the complete news release to read and download:

Aetna and Coventry Receive High Medicare Star Ratings for 2014

Their Strong Performance is GREAT NEWS to Share!

100% of Coventry Medicare Advantage members are in 3 overall star-rated plans or higher. Reminder: At sales meetings and individual appointments with beneficiaries, be sure that you show the 2014 CMS plan star ratings for the plan(s) being discussed:

  • Coventry plan star ratings are included in the sales kit as part of complete pre-enrollment materials you must provide to each beneficiary.
  • Let clients know that the plan star ratings are posted on their website at, and complete CMS star ratings are accessible at