| New York Stock Exchange: CNC
Centene Corp. is a diversified, multi-line healthcare company that provides programs and services to the rising number of under-insured and uninsured individuals. The company provides member-focused services by assisting in accessing care, coordinating referrals to related health and social services and addressing member concerns and questions; and also provides education and outreach programs to inform and assist members in accessing quality, appropriate healthcare services. It operates its business through two segments: Medicaid Managed Care and Specialty Services. The Medicaid Managed Care segment provides Medicaid and Medicaid-related health plan coverage to individuals through government subsidized programs, including Medicaid, the State Children's Health Insurance Program, long-term care, Foster Care, dual eligible individuals in Medicare Special Needs Plans and the Supplemental Security Income Program. The Specialty Services segment offers products for behavioral health, care management software, health insurance exchanges, individual health insurance, life and health management, long-term care programs, managed vision, telehealth services, and pharmacy benefits management to state programs, healthcare organizations, employer groups and other commercial organizations, as well as to its own subsidiaries. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.