Issued by Cigna
Global health service company Cigna released its 2018 Cigna Connects Corporate Responsibility Report providing a comprehensive view of the company’s approach to Cigna's environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategic initiatives and performance. The Cigna Connects platform is centered on positively impacting the health of people, communities and the environment by serving as a catalyst of action and convener of stakeholders, and 2018 was a year of progress, connections and new commitments.
June 20, 2019 - Global health service company Cigna released its 2018 Cigna Connects Corporate Responsibility Report providing a comprehensive view of the company’s approach to Cigna's environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategic initiatives and performance. The Cigna Connects platform is centered on positively impacting the health of people, communities and the environment by serving as a catalyst of action and convener of stakeholders, and 2018 was a year of progress, connections and new commitments.
“Cigna's vision for an empowered health care system is one that supports and engages people and communities, health care providers, and private and public entities to maximize whole person health,” said Susan Stith, vice president, diversity, inclusion, civic affairs and foundation. “It is through relationships that we better understand challenges and opportunities, and we can best work together to bring positive change.”
Cigna’s ESG initiatives are focused on three key areas: health and well-being, inclusive and responsible business, and environmental sustainability. Within each area, Cigna applies global health services expertise, resources and innovative thinking to help solve complex challenges and help people live healthier, more productive lives.
Highlights from the 2018 report:
Health and Well-Being
Inclusive and Responsible Business
Cigna is in the participant tier of the United Nations Global Compact, and this report shares Cigna's Communication on Progress toward the Compact's 10 principles on human rights, labor standards, environment and anti-corruption in business operations.
For the comprehensive list of Cigna's 2018 ESG initiatives and performance, please view the full Cigna Connects Corporate Responsibility Report. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or comments.
The data and information in this Corporate Responsibility Report is reported for calendar year 2018. The scope of the report includes our global operations.
Please note that Cigna’s acquisition of Express Scripts was completed during the final days of 2018. While outside the boundary of this 2018 report, we will be reporting on our combined companies as a singular entity for calendar year 2019.
Cigna’s Corporate Responsibility Report was prepared in accordance with the new Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Standards. The GRI is the most widely used framework for voluntary, non-financial reporting.
Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Cigna delivers choice, predictability, affordability and access to quality care through integrated capabilities and connected, personalized solutions that advance whole person health. All products and services are provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of North America, Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York, Express Scripts companies or their affiliates.
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 over 30 countries and jurisdictions, and has 165 million customer relationships worldwide. To learn more about Cigna®, including links to follow us on Facebook or Twitter, visit www.cigna.com.
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