National insurer works with PlanSource to provide employers with an efficient, cloud-based distribution tool for Cigna voluntary benefits solutions and services
Orlando, Fla. – July 19, 2017 – PlanSource announced today that Cigna, a global health service company, has joined the PlanSource Advantage program, which enables the sale and effective distribution of Cigna’s voluntary insurance products and services through its configurable benefits administration system.
The new arrangement expands the benefits options for employers and creates a convenient way to reach and engage employees. Employers are able to offer a comprehensive selection of Cigna’s voluntary benefits solutions and services to their employees, presented in a way that helps them become more educated consumers of benefits.
Employees are offered step-by-step guidance and personalized plan recommendations during the mobile-friendly benefits shopping and enrollment process. Content such as videos, documents, tools and messages can be personalized depending on consumer demographics, geographic location, family status and benefit elections, providing unique opportunities for consumer education and promoting products and services.
“By focusing on strengthening the customer experience, Cigna endeavors to make the process of choosing employee benefits easier,” said Gary Kirkner, President Group Sales, middle market and select, Cigna. “The PlanSource platform offers one way employees can evaluate and select the benefit plans that are most meaningful and relevant to their personal needs. Using benefits as part of an overall approach to financial health, Cigna offers employees many benefit choices to help protect them and their families.”
Flexible platform allows for a mulititude of benefits
The PlanSource Advantage program streamlines the setup of benefit plans and provides a great deal of flexibility and customization to employers. Through the PlanSource platform, employees have access to Cigna solutions, such as Basic and Supplemental Life/AD&D, Accident, Long and Short-Term Disability, Critical Illness and Hospital Indemnity insurance coverages.
“We are proud to share Cigna’s deep commitment to improving health and well-being,” said Dayne Williams, CEO of PlanSource. “Cigna is an innovator and it is an honor to work with them to help companies build effective strategies and ease the administrative burden associated with the management and delivery of employee benefits while offering employees many options for additional financial protection, choice and flexibility.”
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 Life Insurance Company of North America, Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York (New York, NY), Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, 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. Products may not be available in all areas. Cigna maintains sales capability in 30 countries and jurisdictions, and has more than 95 million customer relationships throughout the world. To learn more about Cigna®, including links to follow us on Facebook or Twitter, visit www.cigna.com.
PlanSource is a technology company driven to create a better benefits and HR experience for employers and their employees. The company works with nearly 10,000 companies and 3.5 million consumers, providing flexible and intuitive software and services for benefits administration and human capital management. By combining industry-leading software platform and a full suite of professional services, PlanSource provides companies of all sizes with a complete solution for benefits shopping, enrollment, billing, compliance and administration. Learn more at www.plansource.com.
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