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Cigna Offers Services to Support People Impacted by West, Texas Plant Explosion

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Cigna Offers Services to Support People Impacted by West, Texas Plant Explosion

16:56 EDT Thursday, April 18, 2013

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (Business Wire) -- Cigna's behavioral health unit is offering free telephonic consultations for two weeks to people in Texas affected by yesterday's tragic plant explosion in West, Texas. Cigna's behavioral health professionals are qualified clinicians who are skilled at helping people cope with traumatic events.

People who don't have health benefits or employee assistance program benefits with Cigna can call this special toll-free number 24 hours a day during the next 14 days, through May 2, 2013: 1.866.912.1687.

People who have health benefits or employee assistance program benefits with Cigna should call the telephone number on their Cigna I.D. card.

“It's important to recognize the mental and physical impact this kind of tragedy can have,” said Julie Vayer, Vice President for Total Health and Network Operations for Cigna. “As a health service company with many customers and employees in Texas, we express our deepest sympathies and want to do what we can to help the people of West and its surrounding areas.”

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. All products and services are provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of North America and Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York. Such products and services include an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products including group life, accident and disability insurance. Cigna maintains sales capability in 30 countries and jurisdictions, and has approximately 78 million customer relationships throughout the world. To learn more about Cigna®, including links to follow us on Facebook or Twitter, visit www.cigna.com .

Cigna Corporation
Phil Mann, 860-226-3729
Phil.Mann@Cigna.com

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