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Humana Military to Host 75 Wounded, Ill, and Recovering Service Members at 90th Valero Texas Open in San Antonio, Texas

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Thursday, April 19, 2012 10:18 am EDT

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.

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HUM
"Giving these heroes a day of much needed rest and relaxation with their colleagues and families is just a small token of appreciation to their sacrifice and continuing service to our nation."

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Military Healthcare Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) will recognize and host 75 service members recovering from wounds, illnesses and injuries acquired in the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars for the 2012 Valero Texas Open, April 19th-22nd, at the AT&T Oaks Golf Course, a 72 par, 7,522 yard course located in the Cibolo Canyons area just north of San Antonio. The 2012 Valero Texas Open also commemorates its 90th anniversary making it one of the oldest golf tournaments in the world.

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

“Hosting our nations’ ill and recovering service members in the Warrior Hospitality Suite has become a staple with Humana Military during the Valero Texas Open,” said Orie Mullen, Group Vice President and Executive Leader for Humana Military. “Giving these heroes a day of much needed rest and relaxation with their colleagues and families is just a small token of appreciation to their sacrifice and continuing service to our nation.”

The event and private skybox encourages reintegration for the injured service members 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 Walter Walker, Public Affairs Representative at 502-500-9040 or wwalker@humana.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
Walter Walker, 502-301-3266
Government & Public Affairs
wwalker@humana.com