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Magellan Health Provides Free Counseling Services and Referrals to Local Community Resources to Individuals Impacted by Severe Weather in Missouri

May 23, 2019

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2019--

Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that it will open a free 24-hour crisis line for all individuals impacted by the strong storms and tornado in Jefferson City, Missouri and surrounding area.

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 Missouri 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 here.

In addition, resources specific to disasters, emergency 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) 507-1923Investor Contact:

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

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ARIZONA MISSOURI

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SENIORS WOMEN HEALTH MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CHILDREN TEENS OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSUMER FAMILY GENERAL HEALTH MEN

SOURCE: Magellan Health, Inc.

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