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Magellan Health Provides Free Counseling Services and Referrals to Local Community Resources to Individuals Impacted by Floods in California

February 28, 2019

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 28, 2019--Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that it will open a free 24-hour crisis line for all individuals impacted by the flooding in Northern California.

The toll-free number to access free, confidential counseling services is 1-800-327-7451.

Magellan will provide free, confidential counseling services and other resources, such as referrals to local non-profit organizations, shelters and additional community-based support to assist individuals in Northern California as they work to cope with the feelings of fear, sadness, anger and hopelessness related to these kinds of natural disasters.

Tip sheets with resources specific to trauma and steps towards recovery can be found on Magellan Health’s website.

In addition, resources specific to flooding preparedness, response and recovery can be found on Ready.gov.

Magellan Health, Inc., is a leader in managing complex population health, concentrating on all areas across healthcare and pharmaceutical management. Specializing in healthcare services, including behavioral health counseling and support, to millions of individuals across the country, Magellan opens its crisis lines during events such as this to help support the local community as it responds, reacts and rebuilds.

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CONTACT: Media Contact:

Lilly Ackley,ackleyl@magellanhealth.com, (860) 507-1923

Investor Contact:

Joe Bogdan,jbogdan@magellanhealth.com,(860) 507-1910

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ARIZONA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SENIORS WOMEN HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INSURANCE CONSUMER FAMILY MEN MANAGED CARE

SOURCE: Magellan Health, Inc.

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PUB: 02/28/2019 12:00 PM/DISC: 02/28/2019 12:01 PM

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