Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Acquisitions

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Acquisitions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2011
Acquisitions [Abstract]  
Acquisitions

4. Acquisitions

2010 Acquisitions

 

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Carolina Crescent Health Plan.  In June 2010, the Company acquired certain assets of Carolina Crescent Health Plan, a South Carolina Medicaid managed care organization for $17,993 in total consideration. The Company's allocation of fair value resulted in goodwill of $16,543 and other identifiable intangible assets of $1,450. The acquisition is recorded in the Medicaid Managed Care segment. All of the goodwill is deductible for income tax purposes.

 

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NovaSys Health, LLC.  In July 2010, the Company acquired certain assets and liabilities of NovaSys Health, LLC, a third party administrator in Arkansas and paid $4,330 in cash. The Company's allocation of fair value resulted in goodwill of $1,444 and other identifiable intangible assets of $3,050 that were recorded in the Specialty Services segment. All of the goodwill is deductible for income tax purposes.

 

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Citrus Health Care, Inc.  In December 2010, the Company acquired certain assets in non reform counties of Citrus Health Care, Inc., a Florida Medicaid and long-term care health plan for $28,689. The Company performed a preliminary allocation of fair value that resulted in goodwill of $22,951 and other identifiable intangible assets of $5,738 that were recorded in the Medicaid Managed Care segment. During 2011, the Company finalized the allocation of the fair value that resulted in goodwill of $19,069 and other identifiable intangible assets of $9,620. All of the goodwill is deductible for income tax purposes.

 

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Access Health Solutions, LLC.  In December 2010, the Company exercised its right to obtain the remaining assets and ownership interest in Access Health Solutions, LLC, or Access, for zero dollars. Subsequent to the acquisition of the remaining interest, Access continues to be consolidated in the Company's Medicaid Managed Care segment results as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company. During 2011, the Company made a conversion payment to the former owners of Access resulting in additional goodwill of $1,773. All of the goodwill is deductible for income tax purposes.

 

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Centene Center LLC.  In December 2010, the Company acquired the remaining ownership interest in Centene Center LLC for $48,250. The excess purchase price over the noncontrolling interest was recorded to additional paid in capital, net of the related deferred tax asset of $12,779. Centene Center LLC is a real estate development entity created for the construction of a real estate development that includes the Company's corporate headquarters. The Company previously reported its investment in Centene Center as a consolidated VIE. Subsequent to the acquisition of the remaining interest, Centene Center LLC continues to be consolidated as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company. The operating results of Centene Center LLC are included in general and administrative expense of the Company's Medicaid Managed Care segment.

 

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Casenet, LLC.  In December 2010, the Company acquired an additional ownership interest in Casenet, LLC (Casenet) for total consideration of $6,619, bringing its ownership interest to 68%. Casenet is a provider of care management solutions that automate the clinical, administrative, and technical components of care management programs. The Company performed an initial allocation of total consideration to assets acquired and liabilities assumed based on its initial estimates of fair value using methodologies and assumptions that it believed were reasonable. The initial allocation resulted in goodwill of $1,752 and other identifiable intangible assets of $4,500 that were recorded in the Specialty Services segment. During 2011, the Company finalized the allocation of the fair value that resulted in goodwill of $8,975, other identifiable intangible assets of $3,561 and an increase in unearned revenue of $6,284. All of the goodwill is deductible for income tax purposes. During 2011, the Company increased its ownership interest in Casenet to 81%.

2009 Acquisitions

 

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Access.  In July 2007, the Company acquired a 49% ownership interest in Access, a Medicaid managed care entity in Florida. The Company accounted for its investment in Access using the equity method of accounting through December 31, 2008. During the quarter ended March 31, 2009, the Company began presenting its investment in Access as a consolidated subsidiary in its financial statements. The consolidation of Access resulted in goodwill of approximately $43,400, and other identified intangible assets of approximately $5,400. In 2009, the Company paid an additional $33,927 conversion fee for the transfer of membership from Access to the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Sunshine State Health Plan, Inc.

 

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Additional 2009 Acquisitions.  The Company acquired assets of the following entities: Pediatric Associates LLC, effective February 2009, Amerigroup Community Care of South Carolina, Inc., effective March 2009 and InSpeech, Inc., effective July 2009. The Company paid a total of approximately $12,500 in cash for these acquisitions. Goodwill of approximately $9,500 and other identifiable intangible assets of approximately $1,500 were included in the Medicaid Managed Care segment and other identifiable intangible assets of $1,700 were included in the Specialty Services segment, all of which is deductible for income tax purposes.

Pro forma disclosures related to these acquisitions have been excluded as immaterial.