Cigna has actually signed on as a business sponsor of the Hartford Yard Goats minor league baseball group for the years of 2017 and 2018 seasons.
As part of the sponsorship, Cigna will deploy its Health Improvement Tour at choose video games. The Health Improvement trip is a mobile health clinic that brings complimentary health screenings and health training to neighborhoods across the state.
“We have called Greater Hartford house for more than a century, so we are happy to support our house town group– and we are enjoyed bring an opportunity for health enhancement to Hartford Yard Goats fans,” stated Mark Butler, Cigna’s president for the New England market.
The screenings help people “understand their numbers” for blood pressure, blood body, cholesterol and sugar mass index (BMI) so they can take control of their health and live healthier lives.
“We require fans to take pleasure in excellent Yard Goats baseball, but we also require them to enjoy good health,” said Stephen Cassell, vice president for Branding at Cigna. “Knowing your numbers is believed to be one of the best things you can do to get on the path to much better health. It fasts, it is simple, and at the Health Improvement Tour it’s totally free!”
The Health Improvement Tour made drop in Hartford previously this summer season at the main Hartford Public Library and two library branches in the city’s North End. More than 150 individuals were screened.
“It is truly terrific to see leading companies like Cigna step up to support minor league baseball in Hartford,” claimed Mike Abramson, assistant general supervisor for the Hartford Yard Goats. “It’s all about bringing people in the region together for a shared neighborhood experience, and we are pleased to have Cigna belong of that.”