WellPoint, Inc. (ticker: WLP, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
WellPoint Announces Appearance at Upcoming Conference
INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP)
announced today that senior management is scheduled to appear at the UBS 2006
Global Healthcare Services Conference on February 14, 2006.
The presentation is expected to begin at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard 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. Following the call, a webcast replay will be available at
http://www.wellpoint.com through February 28, 2006.
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 presentation 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 Reports on Form 10-Q for the reporting periods of 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 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, New York (as Blue Cross Blue Shield in 10 New York City
metropolitan counties and as Blue Cross or Blue Cross Blue Shield in selected
upstate counties only), Ohio, Virginia (excluding the Northern Virginia
suburbs of Washington, D.C.), Wisconsin; and through UniCare. Additional
information about WellPoint is available at http://www.wellpoint.com .
SOURCE WellPoint, Inc.
CONTACT: Investor Relations: Wayne S. DeVeydt, +1-317-488-6390, or
Media: James P. Kappel, +1-317-488-6400, both of WellPoint, Inc.