Cigna's response to COVID-19

Cigna Coronavirus (COVID-19) Interim Billing Guidance for Providers for Commercial Customers

Last updated October 18, 2021 – Highlighted text indicates updates


On October 15, 2021, the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) renewed the national public health emergency (PHE) period for COVID-19 through January 15, 2022. Consistent with the new end of the PHE period, Cigna is extending cost-share waivers for COVID-19 diagnostic testing and related office visits through January 15, 2022. Additional key updates will be outlined on this page later this week.


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Current interim coverage accommodations for commercial Cigna medical services:

Interim Billing Guidelines for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Provider Frequently Asked Questions for Coronavirus (COVID-19)




The Brave of Heart Fund

To provide financial support to families of healthcare workers who lose their lives to COVID-19. Cigna is also providing behavioral and emotional health support to anyone facing challenges related to COVID-19.

Virtual Care Reimbursement Policy

Visit CignaforHCP.com/virtualcare for information about our new Virtual Care Reimbursement Policy, effective January 1, 2021.


Express Scripts discount prescription program

Introducing Parachute Rx: A program for your uninsured and unemployed patients, offering deeply discounted generic and non-generic medications.





Cigna Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center

Resources to support
your mental health

Live-guided relaxation by telephone

  • Available for all providers at no cost
  • Every Tuesday at 5:00pm ET
  • Call 866.205.5379, enter passcode 113 29 178, and then press #

Pre-recorded wellness podcasts


Additional emotional support resources


Additional Resources


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