PacifiCare Health Systems Announces First Quarter 2001 Conference Call and Webcast

Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from PacifiCare Health Systems, Inc.

    SANTA ANA, Calif., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- PacifiCare Health Systems,
 Inc. (Nasdaq: PHSY) announced today that it will host a conference call and
 webcast on Thursday, May 3, 2001 at 12:00 PM (EST) to discuss the company's
 earnings for the first quarter of 2001, which will be released after the close
 of the market on Wednesday, May 2, 2001.
     Investors, analysts and other interested parties will be able to access
 the live conference using the following information:
 
     -- Dial (888) 566-5775,
     -- The password is PacifiCare, and
     -- The conference leader is Howard Phanstiel.
 
     Additionally, a live webcast of the call will be available on PacifiCare's
 website at www.pacificare.com.  Click on About the Company, Investor
 Relations, and Conference Calls to access the link.  A replay of the call will
 be available until 7 PM (CT) on May 24th at (888) 566-0575.
 
     PacifiCare Health Systems is one of the nation's largest health and
 consumer services companies.  Primary operations include managed care products
 for employer groups and Medicare beneficiaries in eight states and Guam
 serving approximately 4 million members.  Other specialty products and
 operations include behavioral health services, life and health insurance,
 dental and vision services, pharmacy benefit management and Medicare+Choice
 management services.  More information on PacifiCare Health Systems can be
 obtained at www.pacificare.com or by calling 1-877-PHS-STOCK (1-877-747-7862).
 
 

SOURCE PacifiCare Health Systems, Inc.
    SANTA ANA, Calif., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- PacifiCare Health Systems,
 Inc. (Nasdaq: PHSY) announced today that it will host a conference call and
 webcast on Thursday, May 3, 2001 at 12:00 PM (EST) to discuss the company's
 earnings for the first quarter of 2001, which will be released after the close
 of the market on Wednesday, May 2, 2001.
     Investors, analysts and other interested parties will be able to access
 the live conference using the following information:
 
     -- Dial (888) 566-5775,
     -- The password is PacifiCare, and
     -- The conference leader is Howard Phanstiel.
 
     Additionally, a live webcast of the call will be available on PacifiCare's
 website at www.pacificare.com.  Click on About the Company, Investor
 Relations, and Conference Calls to access the link.  A replay of the call will
 be available until 7 PM (CT) on May 24th at (888) 566-0575.
 
     PacifiCare Health Systems is one of the nation's largest health and
 consumer services companies.  Primary operations include managed care products
 for employer groups and Medicare beneficiaries in eight states and Guam
 serving approximately 4 million members.  Other specialty products and
 operations include behavioral health services, life and health insurance,
 dental and vision services, pharmacy benefit management and Medicare+Choice
 management services.  More information on PacifiCare Health Systems can be
 obtained at www.pacificare.com or by calling 1-877-PHS-STOCK (1-877-747-7862).
 
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