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Humana Veterans Healthcare Services Co-Sponsors American Veterans (AMVETS) Conference Focusing on Lifelong Well-Being for Veterans and their Families August 11-13th

66th Annual AMVETS Gather in Louisville for National Convention

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Wednesday, August 11, 2010 10:24 am EDT

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"Humana Veterans is honored to co-sponsor this important event."

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humana Military Healthcare Services:

           

Who:

Humana Veterans Healthcare Services
American Veterans (AMVETS)
 

What:

66th Annual AMVETS National Convention

 

When:

Wednesday, August 11-Friday, August 13
 

Where:

The Galt House Hotel and Suites, Louisville, KY
 

Why:

AMVETS is holding a 2010 National Convention and Symposium to discuss the needs of all veterans, especially young veterans and their families.
 

Interview

Opportunities:

Tim S. McClain
President & CEO, Humana Veterans Healthcare Services
 

Background: The AMVETS National Convention is the annual conference where members of AMVETS and its affilitated organizations gather to discuss Veterans’ issues including disability and other benefits, behavioral health, and women Veterans’ issues.

The event, co-sponsored by Humana Veterans, will focus on:

  • Veterans health care issues
  • Education and employment for Veterans
  • The Veteran homeless crisis

“We are proud to participate with AMVETS in their ground-breaking Symposium addressing the ‘21st Century Veteran’ by focusing on the pressing needs of all Veterans, especially young Veterans and their families,” said Tim S. McClain, president and CEO of Humana Veterans. “Humana Veterans is honored to co-sponsor this important event.”

Interviews can be arranged through Julie Ice, 502-301-6982 or jice@humana.com.

AMVETS is one of the largest congressionally-chartered veterans organizations in the United States since 1944. For additional information about AMVETS, please visit www.amvets.org. For a live webcast of the Louisville convention, visit the blog for American Veteran magazine, the official publication of AMVETS, at http://americanveteranmagazine.blogspot.com.

About Humana Veterans

Humana Veterans, headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, is a subsidiary of Humana Military, 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
  • 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 (includes upcoming earnings conference call dates and times, as well as planned interaction with research analysts and institutional investors)
  • Corporate Governance Information

About AMVETS

A leader since 1944 in preserving freedoms secured by America’s armed forces, AMVETS provides support for veterans and the active military in procuring their earned entitlements, as well as community service and legislative reform that enhances the quality of life for this nation’s citizens and veterans alike. AMVETS is one of the largest congressionally-chartered veterans’ service organizations in the United States, and includes members from each branch of the military, including the National Guard and Reserves.

Contact:

Humana Military Healthcare Services
Julie Ice, 502-301-6982
jice@humana.com