Founded in 1972, CIGNA is a company that sells insurance to institutions, corporations and governments. Employees whose workplace has purchased CIGNA insurance are insured up to 8 times their current salary, with dental, life and injury coverage.
Cigna Corporation is an American health insurer. CIGNA Healthcare is the for-profit health insurance company which operates under the CIGNA corporation umbrella. CHC operates health plans throughout much of the United States and in a growing list of countries around the world. CIGNA refers to itself as a "global health services company," owing to its expanding international footprint. The health care headquarters are located in Bloomfield, Connecticut, while the corporate headquarters are located at Two Liberty Place in Center CityPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania. Cigna also has a major footprint in the Phoenix, AZ metro area running a full-service staff-model HMO with satellite clinics throughout the region.
Cigna International Expatriate Benefits also operates under CIGNA corporation and provides benefits to customers around the world.
In U.S. News and World Report's 2007 annual ranking of US commercial health plans, Cigna's highest and lowest rankings are as follows, out of 250 rated plans