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Welcome to the News and Media room for WellPoint, Inc.  As one of the nation’s largest health benefits companies, WellPoint has the distinct opportunity to interface with the media and provide our experts to discuss a variety of topics related to the health care industry. The Media Relations staff is available to respond to journalists' inquiries and requests and provide assistance in scheduling interviews for print and broadcast media. We encourage you to follow us on Twitter @WellPoint. On the following pages you will find current press releases and recent news stories featuring WellPoint.  

Recent Press Releases

Apr.16.14
Dr. Martin Silverstein Named WellPoint’s Chief Strategy Officer

Apr.1.14
WellPoint Receives Award for Healthcare Education Efforts in the Hispanic Community

Mar.25.14
WellPoint Announces Appointment of Thomas Miller as Chief Information Officer

Mar.21.14
WellPoint Raises 2014 Financial Outlook

Mar.19.14
CareMore, Emory Will Collaborate to Bring Value Care Model to Seniors

Mar.13.14
WellPoint Announces Webcast of Its Conference with Investment Community

Mar.11.14
WellPoint Honored With Bronze Stevie® Award for its New Hire Program

Feb.28.14
Teenagers Treated for Headache Were Prescribed Opioids Almost Half of the Time, According to Study in Journal of Adolescent Health

Feb.27.14
American Academy of Pediatrics and WellPoint Collaborate to Offer Educational Series for Improving Child Health

Feb.24.14
WellPoint Offers Six Tips for Winter Workouts

Feb.13.14
Patient Safety First Initiative Wins Prestigious 2013 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety & Quality Award

Feb.13.14
WellPoint Ranked Among Top 50 Places for Latinas to Work by LATINA Style Magazine

Feb.12.14
WellPoint Announces Accessibility Initiative

Feb.11.14
WellPoint and Healthways Collaborate to Deliver the Dr. Dean Ornish Program for Reversing Heart Disease™
 

WellPoint in the News


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Healthcare Giant Pushes 'ABCs of Disease' Videos With Wide Ad Outlay

Daschle, former senators form alliance to lobby for new telehealth rules

Hispanic IT pros: front and center at tech-savvy companies

Telemedicine: Doctor Visits via Video Calls

The Grill: Darren Ghanayem juggles WellPoint's mandates for the federal healthcare law

WellPoint, a Onetime Critic of Health Law, May Yet Profit

WellPoint Says Health-Law Customers Match Projections

WellPoint sees Obamacare strategy paying off

Insurance giant WellPoint enrolls 500,000 in Obamacare coverage

'Over time, this will work out': WellPoint CEO Joe Swedish on Obamacare

NEWSMAKERS: Joe Swedish

Healthcare industry vested in success of Obamacare

WellPoint's Swedish remains optimistic; getting 10,000 calls a day

WellPoint looks to exchanges for membership growth

5 tactics WellPoint uses to fight pill mills, opiates abuse

WellPoint Exec Shares Lessons Learned from PCPC Pilot

As Obamacare Rolls Out, Health Insurers Target Consumers With Educational Push

Marvel Custom Solutions Teams with Florida Blue and WellPoint's Affiliated Health Plans to Create New Iron Man Comic Book

100 Most Influential People in Healthcare - 2013
 
WellPoint, Blues plan to sponsor Spanish ads on Univsion

WellPoint Rolls Out Health Care Cost-Cutting Program




 

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