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Humana Military Receives Top eBusiness Web Honor for Publication Excellence

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Thursday, December 8, 2011 3:47 pm EST

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.

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HUM
"We believe our website is an exceptionally helpful resource for our South Region TRICARE beneficiaries, health care providers and Department of Defense personnel. Throughout our company, many people have worked very hard to make it that way"

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Military Healthcare Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), received the Platinum Award for ‘Best eBusiness’ website during the 2011 Annual eHealthcare Leadership Awards by Strategic Healthcare Communications. The eHealthcare Leadership Awards recognize excellence in health care organizations and highlight the internet’s role in achieving an organization’s objectives and showcasing work that goes into creating outstanding health web sites.

The ‘Best eBusiness’ Site Award is given to an organization based on its successful integration of site support, patient services, technology, resources, and innovation. It is bestowed by an independent panel of individuals familiar with healthcare and the internet. Judges selected the websites based on internet excellence in comparison with others in their group classification.

“We believe our website is an exceptionally helpful resource for our South Region TRICARE beneficiaries, health care providers and Department of Defense personnel. Throughout our company, many people have worked very hard to make it that way,” said Dave Baker, president and CEO of Humana Military. “Because we always strive to improve, it is indeed gratifying to receive external confirmation from Strategic Healthcare Communications that our hard work has yielded positive results,” Baker concluded.

Nearly 1,200 entries competed from various health care organizations. To view the Humana Military website, please visit: www.humana-military.com.

About Humana Military

Humana Military, a wholly owned subsidiary of Humana Inc. and headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, has been a Department of Defense contractor for the administration of the TRICARE program since July 1, 1996. In August 2003, Humana Military was awarded the contract to provide health-benefits support and services to approximately three million active duty and retired military and their eligible family members in the 10-state South Region. For more information about Humana Military, please visit www.humana-military.com.

About Humana

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.

More information regarding Humana is available to investors via the Investor Relations page of the company’s web site at www.humana.com, including copies of:

  • Annual reports to stockholders
  • Securities and Exchange Commission filings
  • Most recent investor conference presentations
  • Quarterly earnings news releases
  • Replays of most recent earnings release conference calls
  • Calendar of events (including upcoming earnings conference call dates and times, as well as planned interaction with research analysts and institutional investors)
  • Corporate Governance information

Contact:

Humana Military Healthcare Services
Government & Public Affairs:
Walter Walker, 502-301-3226
wwalker@humana.com