FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Aug. 29 Timothy Wentworth,president and CEO of Accredo Health Group, Inc., the specialty pharmacysubsidiary of Medco Health Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MHS), is scheduled toaddress the Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference in Boston onWednesday, Sept. 5, 2007.
The presentation at The Four Seasons Hotel will begin at 10:55 a.m. ET.Richard Rubino, Medco's controller and chief accounting officer, is alsoscheduled to attend.
The presentation may be heard live via a simulcast link and theaccompanying slides will be available at www.medco.com/investor. Real Playeror Windows Media Player is required to listen to the webcast. Free downloadsof both players are available at the webcast site. The webcast will beavailable for replay for one month following the presentation.
Medco Health Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MHS) is the nation's leading pharmacybenefit manager based on its 2006 total net revenues of more than $42 billion.Medco's prescription drug benefit programs are designed to drive down the costof pharmacy health care for private and public employers, health plans, laborunions and government agencies of all sizes, and for individuals served by theMedicare Part D Prescription Drug Program. Medco's technologically advancedmail-order pharmacies and award-winning Internet pharmacy have been recognizedfor setting new industry benchmarks for pharmacy dispensing quality. Medcoserves the needs of patients with complex conditions requiring sophisticatedtreatment through its specialty pharmacy operation, which became the nation'slargest with the 2005 acquisition of Accredo Health, Incorporated. Medco isthe highest-ranked independent pharmacy benefit manager on the 2007 Fortune500 list. On the Net: http://www.medco.com.
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