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WellCare has deal to buy Easy Choice
Los Angeles Business Journal

WellCare Health Plans Inc. agreed to buy Long Beach’s Easy Choice Health Plans Inc. Financial terms were not disclosed in a statement announcing the deal, but WellCare (NYSE: WCG) said it expects the acquisition will boost net income in 2013. Easy Choice serves about 34,000 Medicare Advantage plan members in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties in Southern California.