Evernorth selects musculoskeletal care leader, Hinge Health for Digital Health Formulary

San Francisco, CA (October 15, 2020) - Last week, Evernorth, the health services segment of Cigna Corporation and parent company to Express Scripts, expanded its industry-first Digital Health Formulary to include Hinge Health, a comprehensive Digital MSK Clinic for back and joint care. With Hinge Health’s end-to-end musculoskeletal solution, Evernorth is making it faster and easier for participating members to address their back and joint pain holistically, including prevention, acute, chronic, and post-operative care.

Hinge Health has 10x more customers than any other digital MSK solution, the most rigorous clinical/financial outcomes data, and most advanced enterprise readiness. Hinge Health met and exceeded the following partnership criteria: 1) industry leader serving over 250 employer and health plan clients, 2) enterprise readiness including SOC2 and HITRUST certifications, and 3) proven clinical effectiveness with 4 peer reviewed published studies and the largest longitudinal cohort study.

“Millions of Americans now have access to the most comprehensive Digital MSK Clinic through Hinge Health’s partnership with Evernorth, a leader in innovation,” said Hinge Health CEO and co-founder Daniel Perez. “Evernorth led a rigorous evaluation to select Hinge Health to bring members complete care for back and joint pain at every stage of their journey from prevention to post-surgery care.”

Hinge Health’s inclusion in the Digital Health Formulary is a testament to the company’s shared values with Evernorth including a strong focus on research, commitment to providing comprehensive care, and proven track record in driving adherence, behavior change, and long-term outcomes. Together, the Hinge Health and Evernorth partnership offers tens of millions of Americans, their employers, and health plans a comprehensive digital solution that is proven to improve back and joint pain while reducing a top medical cost driver, MSK spend.

Hinge Health Hinge Health is pioneering the world's most patient-centered Digital Clinic for back and joint pain. Our Digital Clinic is the #1 musculoskeletal solution for employers and health plans. Available to over 250 enterprise customers, Hinge Health empowers people to reduce chronic pain, opioid use and surgeries. Learn more at http://www.hingehealth.com.

About Evernorth Evernorth is a new brand for Cigna’s growing, high-performing health services portfolio. Beginning in the third quarter of 2020, the Health Services segment will be reported as Evernorth. The Evernorth brand is anchored by Evernorth Health, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cigna Corporation, and the parent company of the Express Scripts, Accredo, and eviCore companies. Evernorth brings together and coordinates premier health services offerings to deliver innovative and flexible solutions for health plans, employers, and government programs. All Evernorth solutions are serviced and provided by or through operating affiliates of Evernorth Health or third-party partners.