Cigna Network Academy

IMPORTANT NOTICE: We are no longer accepting applications for the Cigna Network Academy. As we get ready for the 2021-2022 recruiting season, we will post new opportunities. Check back in August 2021 to see the opportunities we have available. But while you wait, be sure to learn more about our program below.
If you’re looking for a challenging, ever-changing career in health services, you’ve come to the right place. The Cigna Network Academy is a brand new program designed to take early-career professionals, like yourself, and develop their business acumen, negotiation, and relationship building skills. You’ll work with our provider network of over one million physicians, hospitals, clinics, and other health care facilities to ensure we’re providing the highest quality health care at the lowest cost to our customers.

But don’t worry, you won’t be doing this alone. In addition to on-the-job training and structured field contracting, you’re provided with a support system of fellow Academy associates, your manager, and other market leaders who are always available to mentor and coach you. Upon completion of the program, you’ll have all the tools necessary to combat the versatility of the health care industry, understand the complexities, and experience a fulfilling career.

What you'll do:

Establish, develop, and maintain relationships

​​​​​​​Within your assigned market, you’ll be challenged to cultivate relationships with providers, both current and prospective, that support the local market strategy.
Gain understanding of the evolving landscape

​​​​​​​Understand the interrelationships and competitive landscape of the providers in your geographic area. This is inclusive of Cigna's network solutions.
Understand the dynamics of provider networks

​​​​​​​Support strategic positioning for provider contracting, assist in the development of networks, and help to identify opportunities for greater value-orientation.
Participate in contract negotiations

​​​​​​​Negotiate contracts on behalf of physicians within your assigned market.
Be a team player

​​​​​​​Work closely with a variety of internal and external individuals to accomplish your goals, including your Manager, Claims Operations, Medical Management, Provider Credentialing, Legal, Medical Economics, Compliance, Sales, Marketing and Provider Relations.

This is what #TeamCigna looks like.

We're leading the industry doing important work, and we're doing it with the most amazing employees in the world.