It was recently announced by Cigna that it has acquired Brighter Inc. (Brighter), a technology company that focuses on engaging health care consumers and clinical professionals. Brighter will now function as Cigna’s digital health engine.
Through the purchase, Cigna plans to be able to develop its mobile and desktop platforms more quickly in order to connect health care consumers with clinical professionals. This will be accomplished by utilizing Brighter’s health technology and speed-to-market capabilities. The acquisition helps to support Cigna’s goals of creating value for consumers and giving clinical professionals more dynamic marketplace opportunities.
Cigna is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being, and sense of security. Brighter licenses its innovative SaaS digital health plan platform and engagement services to leading health services organizations, helping them deliver best-in-class products to consumers and greater opportunities for their participating clinical professionals.
This was reported by Business Wire on December 14, 2017.
Contact Information: Cigna Corporate Headquarters, 900 Cottage Grove Road, Bloomfield, Connecticut 06006; (800) 997-1654; Website: www.cigna.com
Contact Information: Brighter Inc., 501 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 403, Santa Monica, California 90401; (888) 300-4742; Website: www.brighter.com