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ACS Expands State Medicaid Presence with $156 Million Tennessee Contract
Date:5/19/2008

to working with ACS as they assume their contracted responsibilities for an integral part of our day-to-day operations."

ACS is partnering with Zycron, a Nashville-based minority-owned information technology staffing and outsourcing company.

"Zycron is excited to partner with ACS in supporting the state in meeting TennCare objectives," said Zycron Chief Executive Officer Darrell Freeman. "Zycron's strong presence in the IT industry coupled with ACS' international profile is the ideal solution for the state of Tennessee."

TennCare is Tennessee's Medicaid managed care program, serving 1.2 million Tennesseans through a network of contracted, managed care companies. The core of its population consists of Medicaid-eligible people, most of whom are low- income children and families, pregnant women, disabled people, women needing treatment for breast or cervical cancer, or persons requiring care in a nursing facility.

ACS is a national leader in state healthcare program administration, offering a full spectrum of systems and complementary services through an integrated solution, from care management solutions and child health programs to pharmacy benefits management and traditional Medicaid fiscal agent services. ACS supports more than 23 million program recipients and processes nearly 550 million Medicaid healthcare claims annually, representing close to $50 billion in provider payments. As the nation's largest government program pharmacy benefits administrator, ACS serves 28 states, the District of Columbia, and the Department of Labor with drug expenditures totaling more than $13 billion.

ACS, a global FORTUNE 500 company with 63,000 people supporting client operations reaching more than 100 countries, provides business process outsourcing and information technology solutions to world-class commercial and government clients. The company's Class A common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "ACS." Learn more abou
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