Navigation Links
Dr. Allen Woolf Appointed Chief Medical Officer For CIGNA Group Insurance
Date:9/6/2007

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 6, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CIGNA Group Insurance today announced that Allen Woolf, M.D. has been appointed as chief medical officer. Woolf will have responsibility for managing the clinical aspects of the company's programs that help promote health and wellness, absence management and productivity.

In this role, Dr. Woolf will work with clinical and business leaders for CIGNA Group Insurance's disability, life and accident products and services and Intracorp's workers' compensation programs. As the leader of the company's clinical community, Dr. Woolf will collaborate closely with the physicians, nurses, vocational rehabilitation specialists and other clinical staff who manage CIGNA programs that help people return to work quickly and safely.

"Allen possesses extensive knowledge of the disability and group health industries, which positions him well for this clinical leadership role," said Karen Rohan, president of CIGNA Group Insurance and CIGNA Dental. "In addition, Allen's wealth of experience will contribute significantly to furthering CIGNA's overall goal of improving the health, well-being and security of the individuals we serve."

Dr. Woolf most recently served as the medical officer for CIGNA Behavioral Health/CareAllies. During his 23-year career with CIGNA, Woolf has been extensively involved in the creation and ongoing management of population health improvement programs. He has also held medical leadership positions with CIGNA HealthCare, Intracorp and CareAllies. A graduate of Harvard University School of Medicine, Woolf is board-certified in Pediatrics and is licensed in the states of Pennsylvania, Missouri, Arizona and Connecticut.

Woolf is a member of the Health Management Strategic Advisory Council of The Institute for Health and Productivity Management, a member of the Health Industry Forum and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He recently completed service as a member of the Board of Directors for the Disease Management Association of America. During his career, he has held numerous leadership and committee positions in medical societies, hospitals and industry and government task forces. Dr. Woolf is also involved in his local community, serving as a member of the Board of Directors of Philabundance, a Philadelphia-area food bank.

About CIGNA Group Insurance:

CIGNA Group Insurance products and services are provided by Life Insurance Company of North America and other CIGNA companies. These companies provide group, disability, life and accident coverage in the United States, and are one of the top five providers in disability management and insurance with solutions that focus on helping employees return to a productive work life as quickly and safely as possible. These companies are also one of the top five providers of group term life and group universal life, and the second leading provider of group accident insurance, including voluntary accident and business travel accident insurance. "CIGNA" and "CIGNA Group Insurance" are registered service marks of CIGNA Intellectual Property, Inc. licensed for use by these companies.


'/>"/>
SOURCE CIGNA Group Insurance
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Dr Reddy’s Laboratories to challenge patents on drug
2. Finding relief from Excruciating Headaches a challenge
3. ‘Never Say Die’ Spirit of Visually Challenged - Makes Him a Role Modl
4. Momentum of Stem cell research impeded by legal challenges
5. Australia Ready to Meet the Challenges of Bird Flu
6. OpenMED Nominated For Stockholm Challenge 2006 Award
7. Sexual Health Service Is Under Pressure and Faced With Financial Challenges
8. Treating Bad Breath Yet A Challenge
9. Sexy Images and Lingerie Challenge A Man’s Decision Making Skill
10. Distressed Couple Assists Parents Of Mentally Challenged Kids
11. Abuja Challenges the Government
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... , ... June 25, 2016 , ... As a lifelong ... Cum Laude and his M.D from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. ... to Los Angeles to complete his fellowship in hematology/oncology at the UCLA-Olive View-Cedars Sinai ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... Conventional wisdom preaches the benefits ... terms of the latter, setting the bar too high can result in disappointment, perhaps ... slow progress toward their goal. , Research from PsychTests.com reveals that ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... June 19, 2016 is World Sickle Cell Observance Day. ... the benefits of holistic treatments, Serenity Recovery Center of Marne, Michigan, has ... , Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a disorder of the red blood cells, which ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Global law firm ... 2016 Legal Elite. The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered ... Seven Greenberg Traurig Shareholders received special honors as members of this year’s Legal Elite ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Topical BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway ... call for a minimum wage raise to $12 an hour by 2020 and then adjusting ... restore the lost value of the minimum wage, assure the wage floor does not erode ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016 Capricor Therapeutics, ... a biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development ... patient enrollment in its ongoing randomized HOPE-Duchenne clinical ... 50% of its 24-patient target. Capricor expects the ... quarter of 2016, and to report top line ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... PARK RIDGE, Ill. and INDIANAPOLIS ... caliber of students receiving a Lilly Diabetes Tomorrow,s Leaders ... hands. The 2016 scholarship winners, announced today online at ... refused to let type 1 diabetes stand in the ... Lilly Diabetes has supported the Foundation,s scholarship program since ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- The vast majority of dialysis patients currently receive ... usually 3 times a week, with treatment times averaging ... equipment preparation and wait time.  This regimen can be ... who are elderly and frail.  Many elderly dialysis patients ... for some duration of time. Residents in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: