CIGNA Offers Assistance in Tennessee to Individuals Impacted by Flooding

PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CIGNA (NYSE:CI) announced today that it is temporarily lifting certain pharmacy restrictions in order to aid individuals in Tennessee impacted by the severe flooding this past weekend.

People insured by CIGNA in the impacted counties in the state of Tennessee can refill prescriptions early without prior approval.

“The health and well-being of the individuals we serve is our primary concern,” said Susan Gaca, Director, CIGNA Disaster Response Team. “We hope that during times such as this, these actions will provide some relief to those impacted.”

This temporary measure is in place until May 8, 2010.

Customers with questions or concerns are encouraged to call the customer service phone number on their CIGNA ID card or the CIGNA nationwide customer service telephone number at 1.800.CIGNA24 (1.800.244.6224) for additional information about the waivers.


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Chris Curran, 215-470-2414
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