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

November 9, 2018

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 9, 2018--Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that it will open a free 24-hour crisis line for all individuals in California affected by the recent wildfires and their aftermath.

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 California as they work to cope with the feelings of fear, sadness, anger and hopelessness related to these kinds of natural disasters.

In addition, tip sheets with resources specific to wildfire preparedness, evacuation procedures and steps towards recovery can be found on Magellan Health’s website.

Coping with wildfires Being prepared for a wildfire evacuation Supporting employees impacted by wildfires

In addition, resources specific to wildfire 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: Magellan Health, Inc.

Media Contact:

Lilly Ackley, 860-507-1923

ackleyl@magellanhealth.com

or

Investor Contact:

Joe Bogdan, 860-507-1910

jbogdan@magellanhealth.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ARIZONA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: OTHER CONSUMER HEALTH MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INSURANCE CONSUMER GENERAL HEALTH MANAGED CARE

SOURCE: Magellan Health, Inc.

Copyright Business Wire 2018.

PUB: 11/09/2018 02:37 PM/DISC: 11/09/2018 02:36 PM

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