The Pulse of “SchoolCare, Summer 2021

Ginger for Virtual Mental Health Support

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Published July 8, 2021

Life can get stressful and overwhelming at times (even during a summer vacation). Fortunately, as a “SchoolCare/Cigna subscriber you now have access to Ginger – a virtual mental health benefit that provides digital coaching, therapy, and psychiatry on-demand day or night.

What can Ginger help with?

With Ginger, you can get support for various life challenges and stressors that many of us face. Digital coaching is available 24/7 for needs such as:

  • Managing Stress/Anxiety, and Depression
  • Issues with Work/Relationships 
  • Improving Sleep
  • And more!

How to get started with Ginger:

Ginger allows you to chat with a trained behavioral health coach on-the-go. Simply download the Ginger Emotional Support app from your mobile device and follow the instructions to get started. Be ready to verify eligibility by providing your first and last name, DOB, and Member ID.

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After answering a few questions, you will be ready to schedule an appointment with a provider! Learn more about getting started with Ginger here.

Don't forget about your other resources:

SchoolCare /Cigna subscribers can log into their myCigna account under Find Care & Costs anytime to access in-network medical and behavioral care. You will find support tools such as:


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