Centene Corporation to Present at Two Upcoming Conferences

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --

Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced it will present at two conferences in the next few weeks.

At the Credit Suisse 20th Annual Healthcare Conference, to be held November 9-11, 2011, at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix, Ariz., Centene's presentation is scheduled for Friday, November 11th at 9:30 a.m. Mountain Time. A live audio webcast will be available at: http://cc.talkpoint.com/cred001/110911a_ah/?entity=43_Y2VD0PK.

The following week, Centene will participate in the Citi 8th Annual US Small/Mid Cap Conference, to be held November 15-16, 2011, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas. Centene's presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, November 15th at 10:15 a.m. Pacific Time. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available via the following link: http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/citigroup/smidcap2011/99104128.cfm.

Shortly after each presentation, a webcast replay will be available via the Company's website at www.centene.com under the Investors section.

About Centene Corporation

Centene Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is a leading multi-line healthcare enterprise that provides programs and related services to the rising number of under-insured and uninsured individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care, long-term care, other state-sponsored programs and Medicare (Special Needs Plans). Centene's CeltiCare subsidiary offers states unique "exchange-based" and other cost-effective coverage solutions for low-income populations. The Company operates local health plans and offers a range of health insurance solutions. It also contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health, life and health management, managed vision, telehealth services, and pharmacy benefits management. More information regarding Centene is available at www.centene.com.

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