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Humana Veterans Healthcare Services Announces Newest Appointments of Members to the Advisory Board

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Monday, September 13, 2010 10:24 am EDT

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.

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HUM
"Humana Veterans is honored to have these two distinguished veterans on our Advisory Board"

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) – Humana Veterans Healthcare Services proudly announces that the Honorable Gordon H. Mansfield, former Deputy Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and Scott F. Denniston, former VA Director of Small Business Programs and the Center for Veterans Enterprise, accepted appointments to the company’s Advisory Board. The Humana Veterans Advisory Board was formed to provide guidance and insight to the company regarding the changing needs of Veterans in health care and disability benefits.

Deputy Secretary Mansfield, an Army Captain medically retired for combat wounds suffered in Vietnam, received his undergraduate degree from Villanova University and a law degree from the University of Miami. As Deputy Secretary, Mansfield served as the department’s Chief Operating Officer. In 2007, he served as Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs. His combat decorations include the Bronze Star, two Purple Hearts, the Combat Infantryman’s Badge and the Presidential Unit Citation.

Denniston received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Waynesburg College and a Masters of Science in Government from Southern Illinois University. He is an Army Veteran. Following a distinguished career at VA, he is now President and Chief Executive Officer of The Scott Group of Virginia, LLC, a strategic business development firm providing services to small businesses in the Federal marketplace. Denniston has received numerous awards and honors for his leadership advocacy on behalf of Veteran small business owners.

“Humana Veterans is honored to have these two distinguished veterans on our Advisory Board,” said Tim S. McClain, president and CEO of Humana Veterans. “Their familiarity with Veterans issues, the VA, and business management will be a tremendous asset to our company. We welcome their guidance and proven leadership to our Advisory Board.”

About Humana Veterans

Humana Veterans, headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, is a subsidiary of Humana Military Healthcare Services which is owned by Humana Inc. The company was formed in 2007 to develop solutions to Veterans’ health care issues. It provides an organizational structure that is flexible, agile, and responsive to the emerging requirements of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Veterans who rely on VA services.

About Humana

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is one of the nation’s largest publicly traded health and supplemental benefits companies, with approximately 10.3 million medical members and approximately 7.3 million specialty-benefit members. Humana is a full-service benefits solutions company, offering a wide array of health and supplemental benefit plans for employer groups, government programs and individuals.

Over its 49-year history, Humana has consistently seized opportunities to meet changing customer needs. Today, the company is a leader in consumer engagement, providing guidance that leads to lower costs and a better health plan experience throughout its diversified customer portfolio.

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

  • Annual reports to stockholders
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  • Most recent investor conference presentations
  • Quarterly earnings news releases
  • Replays of most recent earnings release conference calls
  • Calendar of events (includes 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
Julie Ice, 502-301-6982
E-MAIL: jice@humana.com