WellPoint, Inc. (ticker: WLP, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
WellPoint Announces Appearance at Upcoming Investor Conference
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2003--WellPoint
Health Networks Inc. (NYSE:WLP) today announced that members of its
senior management are currently scheduled to appear at Sanford C.
Bernstein's Nineteenth Annual Strategic Decisions Conference 2003 on
Wednesday, June 4, 2003.
WellPoint's presentation is expected to begin at approximately
10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Investors, analysts and the general public
are invited to listen to this presentation free on the Internet by
visiting http://www.wellpoint.com/investor_info. Statistical and other
financial information discussed during the presentation will also be
available on the web site at http://www.wellpoint.com/investor_info.
To listen to the live webcast, please visit the WellPoint web site
at least 20 minutes early (to download and install any necessary audio
software). Individuals who listen to the call will be presumed to have
read WellPoint's most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K, including the
discussion under the caption "Factors That May Affect Future Results
Conference date and time are subject to change and are based upon
WellPoint Health Networks Inc. serves the health care needs of
more than 13 million medical members and over 49 million specialty
members nationwide through Blue Cross of California, Blue Cross Blue
Shield of Georgia, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri, HealthLink and
UNICARE. WellPoint offers a broad spectrum of quality network-based
health products, including open access PPO, POS and hybrid products,
HMO and specialty products. Specialty products include pharmacy
benefit management, dental, medical management, vision, behavioral
health, life and disability insurance, long term care insurance,
flexible spending accounts, COBRA administration and Medicare
supplements. Additional information regarding WellPoint may be found
on the web at www.wellpoint.com. Blue Cross of California, Blue Cross
Blue Shield of Georgia and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri are
independent licensees of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
CONTACT: WellPoint Health Networks Inc. Heather Rim, 805/557-6749
SOURCE: WellPoint Health Networks Inc.