WellPoint, Inc. (ticker: WLP, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
WellPoint Announces Appearance at Upcoming Conference
INDIANAPOLIS, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP)
announced today that senior management is scheduled to appear at the Banc of
America Securities Health Care Conference on May 19, 2005.
The presentation is expected to begin at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.
All interested parties are invited to listen to the webcast of the
presentation by visiting http://www.wellpoint.com and selecting the "Investor
Info" link. A webcast replay will be available through June 2, 2005.
To listen to the live webcast, please visit WellPoint's website at least
15 minutes early to download and install any necessary audio software.
Individuals who listen to the webcast will be presumed to have read
WellPoint's most recent filings with the SEC, including but not limited to its
Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2004, and its
Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2005.
About WellPoint, Inc.
WellPoint, Inc. is the largest publicly traded commercial health benefits
company in terms of membership in the United States. WellPoint, Inc. is an
independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and serves
its members as the Blue Cross licensee for California; the Blue Cross and Blue
Shield licensee for Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine,
Missouri (excluding 30 counties in the Kansas City area), Nevada, New
Hampshire, Ohio, Virginia (excluding the Northern Virginia suburbs of
Washington, D.C.), Wisconsin; and through HealthLink and UniCare. Additional
information about WellPoint is available at http://www.wellpoint.com .
SOURCE WellPoint, Inc.
CONTACT: Investor Relations: Tami Durle, +1-317-488-6390, or Media:
James Kappel, +1-317-488-6400, both of WellPoint, Inc.