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

July 30, 2018

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2018--Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that it will open a free 24-hour crisis line for all individuals impacted by the devastating fires in 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 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

Magellan Health 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: SENIORS WOMEN OTHER CONSUMER PRACTICE MANAGEMENT HEALTH MENTAL HEALTH PHARMACEUTICAL OTHER HEALTH CONSUMER FAMILY GENERAL HEALTH MEN MANAGED CARE

SOURCE: Magellan Health, Inc.

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PUB: 07/30/2018 12:30 PM/DISC: 07/30/2018 12:31 PM

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