Centene Corporation to Present at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced that it will present at the J.P. Morgan 28th Annual Healthcare Conference, to be held Jan. 11-14, 2010 at the Westin St. Francis in San Francisco.

Centene will present at 9:30 a.m., Pacific Standard Time (PST) Monday, January 11. Investors and other interested parties may access a live, audio webcast at: http://metameetings.com/webcasts/jpmorgan/healthcare10/directlink?ticker=CNC.

A webcast replay can be accessed shortly after the presentation via the company's website at www.centene.com under the Investors section.

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 Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), 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 wide range of health insurance solutions to individuals and 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, telehealth services, pharmacy benefits management and medication adherence. Information regarding Centene is available via the Internet at www.centene.com.

SOURCE Centene Corporation