Press Release

WellPoint to Hold Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Second Quarter Results On July 23, 2008

INDIANAPOLIS, June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP) will release second quarter 2008 financial results on July 23, 2008, at 6:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). Management will review these results and its outlook during a conference call at 8:30 a.m. EDT that same morning. The conference call should be accessed at least 15 minutes prior to its start with the following numbers:

    888-423-3268 (Domestic)            800-475-6701 (Domestic Replay)
    651-291-5254 (International)       320-365-3844 (International Replay)

An access code is not required for the July 23, 2008, conference call. The access code for the replay is 908943. The replay will be available from 1:45 p.m. EDT on July 23, 2008, until the end of the day on August 6, 2008. The call will also be available through a live webcast at under Investor Info. A webcast replay will be available following the call.

About WellPoint, Inc.

WellPoint, Inc. is the largest health benefits company in terms of medical membership in the United States. WellPoint is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and serves its members as the Blue Cross licensee for California; the Blue Cross and Blue Shield licensee for Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri (excluding 30 counties in the Kansas City area), Nevada, New Hampshire, New York (as the Blue Cross Blue Shield licensee in 10 New York City metropolitan and surrounding counties and as the Blue Cross or Blue Cross Blue Shield licensee in selected upstate counties only), Ohio, Virginia (excluding the northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C.), Wisconsin; and through UniCare. Additional information about WellPoint is available at .

SOURCE: WellPoint, Inc.

CONTACT: Investor: Michael Kleinman, +1-317-488-6713, or Media: Shannon
Troughton, +1-317-488-6789, both of WellPoint, Inc.
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