Running head: CIGNA IT BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT
Cigna IT Business Environment
Course Code and Name
CIGNA IT BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT
Cigna IT Business Environment Analysis
Cigna is among the renowned global company based in Bloomfield and Philadelphia,
America. Satellite clinics, Cigna Medical Group, have also been established in the region. The
firm serves in the managed health care industry since its formation in 1792 as Insurance
Company of North America (Chanu & Dhir, 2016).The firm offers health services ranging from
accident, life, dental, and disability, medical to life insurance. Medicaid and Medicare products
are given a top priority in the operations of the firm. Related products and services are also
offered by its subsidiaries including associations, unions and also governmental and nongovernmental organizations (Chauhan, 2015). The firm mainly serves the US market although
the services are also extended to selected international markets. The company has been one of
the most successful in the health industry and it emerged among the top100 in the 2018 Fortune
500 list in terms of revenue generated. The motto, ‘Together, all the way’, has been a source of
competitiveness and brand loyalty across the globe.
Company Business and IT Environment
The global health care industry has greatly been impacted by technology and especially
due to the emergence of big data. Service providers in the industry such as Cigna have also
adopted and benefited enormously from the advancements that are being made in technology.
Cigna has in the past used technology as an enabler especially in creating connec...