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Humana Military and Military Warriors Support Foundation to Host 75 Wounded, Ill, and Injured Service Members at 2011 Valero Texas Open

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Wednesday, April 13, 2011 10:39 am EDT

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.

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HUM
"We salute their dedication to our county, and we revere the sacrifices they have made for us all. This is one small way we can thank these national heroes and their loved ones."

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Military Healthcare Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), and the Military Warriors Support Foundation (MWSF) will recognize and host active duty service members recovering from wounds, illnesses or injuries acquired in Iraq and Afghanistan for the 2011 Valero Texas Open, April 14-17, at the AT&T Oaks Course in San Antonio, Texas.

As part of the spring FedEx Cup event, Humana Military and the Warriors Support Foundation will host 75 of our nation’s service members and their families in a temperature-controlled Warrior Hospitality Suite each day of the tournament.

“Humana Military is proud to partner with the Military Warriors Support Foundation to host these 75 brave men and women – and their families – at this year’s Valero Texas Open golf tournament,” said Dave Baker, president and CEO of Humana Military. “We salute their dedication to our county, and we revere the sacrifices they have made for us all. This is one small way we can thank these national heroes and their loved ones.”

The event and private skybox encourages reintegration for the injured warriors and their families, while providing:

  • Visits and autographs from select PGA TOUR players
  • Best seats in the house for an exciting world class PGA TOUR Tournament
  • Complimentary food and beverages
  • Souvenir shirts
  • Tournament memorabilia

Hospitality venue visits and interviews can be arranged through Julie Ice, 502-619-1638 or jice@humana.com.

About Humana Military Healthcare Services

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 one of the nation's largest publicly traded health and supplemental benefits companies, with approximately 10.2 million medical members, 7.1 million specialty members, and operates more than 300 medical centers and 240 worksite medical facilities. Humana is a full-service benefits and well-being solutions company, offering a wide array of health, pharmacy and supplemental benefit plans for employer groups, government programs and individuals, as well as primary and workplace care through its medical centers and worksite medical facilities.

Over its 50-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 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
Julie Ice, 502-301-6982
jice@humana.com