Navigation Links
Ken Sperling to Lead CIGNA HealthCare Retiree Solutions Unit
Date:9/12/2007

BLOOMFIELD, Conn., Sept. 12, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ken Sperling has been named senior vice president, retiree solutions for CIGNA HealthCare's senior segment. In this role, Sperling will lead the development of products and services for businesses and their retirees. He will report directly to CIGNA HealthCare Senior Segment President Sam Srivastava, who is responsible for CIGNA's government, individual, and employer-based programs serving the U.S. senior population.

"Ken's deep experience, proven thought leadership, and nationally recognized expertise on employer-based health care trends are vital to our goal of improving the health, well-being and security of seniors through simple, affordable and usable health and lifestage solutions," said Srivastava.

Since joining CIGNA HealthCare more than two years ago, Sperling has been a member of the national accounts leadership team responsible for strategy development, consultant relationships, and CIGNA's participation in a number of industry groups. He currently co-chairs Care Focused Purchasing, a multi- stakeholder effort to provide provider cost and quality transparency on a national basis.

Prior to CIGNA, he spent 17 years with the global consulting firm Hewitt Associates LLC, where he managed Hewitt's health care consulting practice on the east coast, developed health care strategy for Fortune 500 companies, and was Hewitt's liaison to the Wall Street community for guidance on market trends.

A noted author, Sperling co-wrote the textbook "Fundamentals of Flexible Compensation" and has been published in The Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Benefits Quarterly, Pension World, and the Journal of Compensation & Benefits.

Sperling has a bachelor's degree in management sciences and accounting from Duke University and a master's degree in business administration from New York University. He currently chairs the Advisory Board for the Health Management Program at The University of Connecticut, and has guest lectured at the Harvard Business School and the Yale School of Management.

About CIGNA HealthCare

CIGNA HealthCare, based in Bloomfield, CT, provides medical benefits plans, dental coverage, behavioral health coverage, pharmacy benefits and products and services that integrate and analyze information to support consumerism and health advocacy. "CIGNA HealthCare" is a registered service mark of CIGNA Intellectual Property, Inc., licensed for use by CIGNA Corporation (NYSE: CI) and its operating subsidiaries, including Connecticut General Life Insurance Company. Products and services are provided by such operating subsidiaries, and not by CIGNA Corporation. For more information, visit http://www.cigna.com.


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

Related medicine news :

1. CIGNA HealthCare Teams With HopeLab to Help Blast Teen Cancer
2. Healthcare sector is now a multi billion-dollar industry in India
3. Iodex goes to SmithKline Beecham consumer Healthcare
4. Healthcare Professionals Might Want To Rethink Their Dress Code
5. WHO report asks for improved healthcare for mother and child
6. New X-ray machine launched by GE Healthcare
7. India To March Ahead in The Global HealthCare Competition
8. Medical Fraternity Urged To Revamp Indian Healthcare
9. British Healthcare Mission Explores Partnership Possibilities With Indian Healthcare Sector
10. Need For Social Churning Emphasized In CMC Meet On ‘Leadership In Healthcare
11. LINK Applied Genomics Programme Promises To Revolutionize Healthcare Systems
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/19/2017)... PA (PRWEB) , ... January 19, 2017 , ... Allegheny ... experience of patients who seek access to the Network’s programs and services in the ... primary or specialty care appointments will be offered one for that same afternoon. ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... 19, 2017 , ... For the third year running, Noto ... the surrounding area, is inaugurating a charity event to help raise funds ... Lou Gehrig's disease or motor neurone disease, is a deadly neurological disorder that ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 19, 2017 , ... For the second consecutive year, ... Connecticut (RMACT) have earned “Top Doctor” awards. Dr. Mark Leondires, Dr. Spencer Richlin, ... been chosen by their peers for the 2017 list based on their exceptional ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 19, 2017 , ... The 21st Century Cures ... **An FDAnews Webinar**, Jan. 26, 2016 — 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET, ... Century Cures Act in order to thrive this year? , The passage of the ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... 19, 2017 , ... Each year, the Southeastern Society of ... hundreds of surgeons from over fifteen different countries come together to share and ... augmentation to breast reconstruction for breast cancer patients, teaching these surgical techniques ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/19/2017)... SAN FRANCISCO , January 19, 2017 The global  ... a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The heightening prevalence of cardiac ... governing the growth of Pacemaker globally. In addition, technological enhancements in these devices ... Reading ... Grand View Research Logo ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... Jan. 18, 2017  ViewRay, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... and only clinical MRI-guided radiation therapy system, announced today ... approximately $26.1 million through a private placement of ... led the financing and was joined by certain ... and Kearny Venture Partners, and an additional new ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... 18, 2017  Magnetic Insight Inc., leader in ... an agreement with inviCRO LLC to develop intuitive ... system based on inviCRO,s VivoQuant™ visualization and post ... a complete MPI solution package with the Momentum ... cell imaging in vivo. MPI is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: