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Centene Corporation provides multi-line healthcare programs and services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Managed Care and Specialty Services. The Managed Care segment offers Medicaid and Medicaid-related health plan coverage to individuals through government subsidized programs, including Medicaid, the State children’s health insurance program, long-term care, foster care, and Medicare special needs plans, as well as aged, blind, or disabled programs. The Specialty Services segment provides behavioral healthcare programs; healthcare services to individuals; in-home health services for high acuity populations; health insurance to individual customers and their families; life and health management programs; vision network services; telehealth services; and pharmacy benefits management services. This segment also offers pharmacy services for complex diseases, including hepatitis c, hemophilia, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, and oncology; and care management software that automate the clinical, administrative, and technical components of care management programs. This segment provides its services and products to state programs, healthcare organizations, employer groups, and other commercial organizations. Its health plans offer primary and specialty physician care, inpatient and outpatient hospital care, transportation assistance, emergency and urgent care, vision care, prenatal care, dental care, laboratory and x-ray services, immunizations, prescriptions and limited over-the-counter drugs, home health and durable medical equipment, behavioral health and substance abuse services, therapies, social work services, care coordination, and 24-hour nurse advice line. The company provides its services through primary and specialty care physicians, hospitals, and ancillary providers. Centene Corporation was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

8,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/21/14
Founded in 1984

centene corp (CNC) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $4.2M
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $450.0K
Chief Business Development Officer and Execut...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Administration Officer and Executive Vi...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

centene corp (CNC) Key Developments

Centene Corporation Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fiscal Year 2015 and Affirms Earnings Guidance for Full Year 2014

Centene Corporation provides earnings guidance for the fiscal year 2015. The company expects premium and service revenues to be in the range of $20.3 billion to $20.8 billion, earnings per diluted share of approximately $5.05 to $5.35, effective tax rate of approximately 48.0% to 50.0%. The company affirmed earnings guidance for full year 2014. The company affirms revenue guidance in the previously announced range for premium and service revenues of $15.3 billion to $15.8 billion and earnings per diluted share of $4.35 to $4.50.

Centene Mulls Acquisitions

Centene Corp. (NYSE:CNC) is looking for acquisitions. Michael Neidorff, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Centene Corp. said, "We also have the ability to fund acquisitions through credit lines and judicial issuance of stock, and we will continue to do so for the right opportunities."

Centene Corporation Opens New Service Center in Tucson, Arizona

Centene Corporation announced that it has opened a new service center in Tucson, Arizona, located at 2705 E. Medina Road. Centene has created over 40 new jobs in this service center and has plans to grow to more than 100 jobs in 2015. The facility will serve as a member and provider call center for Centene's Arizona-based Bridgeway Health Solutions and other health plans across the country.


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