What They’re Watching: Lakshmi Emory, MD, Aetna Better Health of Illinois


Eli Kirshbaum


With behavioral health needs at heightened levels due to the lingering impacts of the pandemic, Aetna Better Health of Illinois Chief Medical Officer Lakshmi Emory, MD, is focused on improving behavioral health services for both children and adults in the state.

“I’m really proud of the innovation that [Aetna] is implementing. We’re working with diverse vendors and bringing technology to the fore and solving a lot of these issues in our strategies.”