ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2009--Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced that it will release its
2008 fourth quarter and year-end financial results at approximately 6:00
AM (Eastern Time) on Tuesday, February 10, 2009, and host a conference
call at approximately 8:30 AM (Eastern Time) to review the results.
Michael F. Neidorff, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Eric R.
Slusser, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host
Investors and other interested parties are invited to listen to the
conference call by dialing 800-273-1254 in the U.S. and Canada;
973-638-3440 from abroad, or via a live, audio web cast on the Company's
web site at www.centene.com,
under the Investor Relations section.
A replay will be available for on-demand listening shortly after the
completion of the call until 11:59 PM (Eastern Time) on February 24,
2009, at the aforementioned URL, or by dialing 800-642-1687 in the U.S.
and Canada, or 706-645-9291 from abroad, and entering access code
About Centene Corporation
Centene Corporation is a leading multi-line healthcare enterprise that
provides programs and related services to individuals receiving benefits
under Medicaid, including the State Children's Health Insurance Program
(SCHIP), as well as Aged, Blind, or Disabled (ABD), Foster
Care, Long-Term Care and Medicare (Special Needs Plans). The Company
operates local health plans and offers a range of healthcare solutions
for the rising number of uninsured Americans. It also contracts with
other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty
services including behavioral health, life and health management,
managed vision, nurse triage, pharmacy benefits management and treatment
compliance. Information regarding Centene is available via the Internet
CONTACT: Centene Corporation
Edmund E. Kroll, 212-759-0382
Senior Vice President, Finance and Investor Relations
Source: Centene Corporation