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Last $69.67 USD
Change Today +0.57 / 0.82%
Volume 3.2M
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Centene Corporation operates as a diversified, multi-national healthcare enterprise that provides programs and services to under-insured and uninsured individuals in the United States. It operates in two segments, Managed Care and Specialty Services. The Managed Care segment offers Medicaid and Medicaid-related health plan coverage to individuals through government subsidized programs, including Medicaid, the State children’s health insurance program, long-term care, foster care, and dual-eligible individuals, as well as aged, blind, or disabled programs. The Specialty Services segment provides behavioral healthcare programs; healthcare services to individuals; dental services; in-home health services; life and health management programs; vision network services; pharmacy benefits management services; and telehealth services. This segment also offers pharmacy services for complex diseases, including cystic fibrosis, hemophilia, hepatitis C, infertility, multiple sclerosis, oncology, and rheumatoid arthritis; and care management software that automate the clinical, administrative, and technical components of care management programs. This segment provides its services and products to state programs, healthcare organizations, employer groups, and other commercial organizations. Its health plans offer primary and specialty physician care, inpatient and outpatient hospital care, emergency and urgent care, behavioral health and substance abuse services, 24-hour nurse advice line, transportation assistance, immunizations, prenatal care, laboratory and x-ray services, prescriptions and limited over-the-counter drugs, therapies, social work services, and care coordination. The company provides its services through primary and specialty care physicians, hospitals, and ancillary providers. Centene Corporation was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

13,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/23/15
Founded in 1984

centene corp (CNC) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $4.8M
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.7M
Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Business Development Officer and Execut...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Chief Administration Officer and Executive Vi...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

centene corp (CNC) Key Developments

Centene Corp., Health Net, Inc. - M&A Call

Centene Corp., Health Net, Inc. - M&A Call

Centene Corporation and Health Net, Inc. Announces Management Appointments

Centene Corporation and Health Net, Inc. announced that the boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which Centene will acquire all of the shares of Health Net in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $6.8 billion, including the assumption of approximately $500 million of debt. Upon closing of the transaction, Mr. Neidorff will lead the combined company as chairman, president and chief executive officer. Mr. Gellert will assist to achieve a smooth transition. The combined company will be headquartered in St. Louis, Mo, the location of Centene’s current headquarters, with operations throughout the country.

Centene Seeks Acquisitions

Centene Corp. (NYSE:CNC) is looking for acquisition opportunities. Michael Neidorff, Chief Executive Officer of Centene said, "Any combination of acquisitions or market growth is possible when we see things that make sense for us to move on."


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