Centene Corporation to Present at BMO Capital Markets 10th Annual Focus on Healthcare Conference

July 29, 2010 at 4:03 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS, July 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --

Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced it will present at the BMO Capital Markets 10th Annual Focus on Healthcare Conference, to be held Thursday, August 5, 2010, at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers.

Centene will present on Thursday, August 5, at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time. For those unable to attend in person, a live audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed at: http://www.bmocm.com/conferences/2010healthcare/webcast. A webcast replay will be available shortly after the presentation via the Company's website at www.centene.com under the Investors section.

About Centene Corporation

Centene Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is a leading multi-line healthcare enterprise that provides programs and related services to the rising number of under-insured and uninsured individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care, long-term care, other state-sponsored programs and Medicare (Special Needs Plans). Centene's CeltiCare subsidiary offers states unique "exchange-based" and other cost-effective coverage solutions for low-income populations. The Company operates local health plans and offers a range of health insurance solutions. It also contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health, life and health management, managed vision, telehealth services, and pharmacy benefits management. More information regarding Centene is available at www.centene.com.

SOURCE Centene Corporation