the Houston Chronicle published a story detailing that Cigna may terminate its
relationship with Houston Based Memorial Hermann Hospital on April 30th. Some City of Houston insurance
providers (not Kelsey), use Memorial Hermann for some of its active and pre-Medicare
insurance plans. Further details can be
found in the attached link.
It s important to
note that this does not apply to Cigna’s City of Houston Medicare
The HPROA has been
communicating with City H.R. management over this issue. There is only limited information that the
City will share since everything is still in negotiation. The City advised us that there will be no
further information.unless the parties come
to an agreement.
The City did
specifically note that at this time Cigna is still within the Memorial Hermann
network. There are no changes to the
Cigna coverage at this time. They will
know more on April 30, about what it means moving forward.
“Memorial Hermann Hospital has offered
more information on this link:”
understand the stress that our members could be experiencing who have this CIGNA
coverage. Be assured that the HPROA
will keep our members informed by blasting out specifics whenever further
information is released.