WellPoint Announces Appearance at Upcoming Conference

  WellPoint Announces Appearance at Upcoming Conference

Oppenheimer Healthcare Conference 2012

Business Wire

INDIANAPOLIS -- December 06, 2012

WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP) announced today that senior management is
scheduled to present at the Oppenheimer 23^rd Annual Healthcare Conference on
December 12, 2012, at 2:10 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).

All interested parties are invited to listen to a webcast of the presentation
by visiting www.wellpoint.com and selecting the “Investors” link. Following
the presentation, a webcast replay will be available at www.wellpoint.com for
two weeks.

To listen to the live webcast, please visit WellPoint’s website at least 15
minutes early to download and install any necessary audio software.
Individuals who listen to the presentation will be presumed to have read
WellPoint's most recent filings with the SEC, including but not limited to its
Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011, and its
Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the three months ended September 30, 2012.

About WellPoint, Inc.

At WellPoint, we believe there is an important connection between our members’
health and well-being—and the value we bring our customers and shareholders.
So each day we work to improve the health of our members and their
communities. And, we can make a real difference since we have more than 33
million people in our branded health plans, and approximately 64 million
people served through our subsidiaries. As an independent licensee of the Blue
Cross and Blue Shield Association, WellPoint serves members as the Blue Cross
licensee for California; the Blue Cross and Blue Shield licensee for Colorado,
Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri (excluding 30
counties in the Kansas City area), Nevada, New Hampshire, New York (as the
Blue Cross Blue Shield licensee in 10 New York City metropolitan and
surrounding counties and as the Blue Cross or Blue Cross Blue Shield licensee
in selected upstate counties only), Ohio, Virginia (excluding the Northern
Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C.), and Wisconsin. In a majority of these
service areas, WellPoint’s plans do business as Anthem Blue Cross, Anthem Blue
Cross and Blue Shield, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia and Empire Blue
Cross Blue Shield, or Empire Blue Cross (in the New York service areas).
WellPoint also serves customers throughout the country as UniCare and in
certain California, Arizona and Nevada markets through our CareMore
subsidiary. Our 1-800 CONTACTS, Inc. subsidiary offers customers online sales
of contact lenses, eyeglasses and other ocular products. Additional
information about WellPoint is available at www.wellpoint.com.


WellPoint, Inc.
Investor Relations
Sean Meenan, 317-488-6715
Kristin Binns, 917-697-7802
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