ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., and NEW YORK, Oct 16, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Emdeon Corporation (Nasdaq: HLTH) and its 85.6% owned subsidiary, WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), today announced that they will release their respective financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2006 at approximately 4:00 pm (ET) on Thursday, November 2, 2006. The Companies will host a conference call at 4:45 pm (ET) on that day to discuss those results.
Investors can access the call via webcast at www.emdeon.com (in the About Emdeon section) or at www.wbmd.com (in the Investor Relations section) at that time.
A replay of the call will be available at the same web addresses.
Emdeon (Nasdaq: HLTH) is a leading provider of business, technology and information solutions that transform both the financial and clinical aspects of healthcare delivery. At the core of Emdeon's vision is the commitment to connect providers, payers, employers, physicians and consumers in order to simplify business processes, to provide actionable knowledge at the right time and place and to improve healthcare quality.
Emdeon Business Services provides revenue cycle management and clinical communication solutions that enable payers, providers and patients to improve healthcare business processes. WebMD (Nasdaq: WBMD) provides health information services for consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers and health plans through its public and private online portals and health-focused publications. Porex is a developer, manufacturer and distributor of proprietary porous plastic products and components used in healthcare, industrial and consumer applications.
WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) is the leading provider of health information services, serving consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers and health plans through our public and private online portals and health-focused publications. WebMD is a subsidiary of Emdeon Corporation (Nasdaq: HLTH).
The WebMD Health Network reaches approximately 30 million visitors a month through its leading owned and operated health sites that include WebMD Health, Medscape, MedicineNet, eMedicine, eMedicine Health, RxList and theheart.org.
All statements contained in this press release, other than statements of historical fact, are forward-looking statements. These statements speak only as of the date of this press release and are based on Emdeon's and WebMD's current plans and expectations, and they involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual future events or results to be different than those described in or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include those relating to: market acceptance of Emdeon's and WebMD's products and services; relationships with customers and strategic partners; difficulties in integrating acquired businesses; and changes in economic, political or regulatory conditions or other trends affecting the healthcare, Internet, information technology and plastics industries. Further information about these matters can be found in Emdeon's and WebMD's Securities and Exchange Commission filings. Emdeon and WebMD expressly disclaim any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.
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Emdeon and WebMD Contacts - Investors - Risa Fisher, +1-201-414-2002,
+1-212-624-3817, firstname.lastname@example.org; Media - Jennifer Newman, +1-212-624-3912,