Macy's, Inc. Selects EK Health
October 30, 2014


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SAN JOSE, California — EK Health Services, Inc. ("EK Health"), a leading national workers' compensation managed care company, announced that it has been selected by Macy's, Inc. (NYSE: M), a leading national premium retail company, to provide services to Macy's in California beginning October 1, 2014. The workers' compensation managed care services EK Health will provide Macy's include Utilization Review, Bill Review, as well as Medical Provider Network (MPN) services.

"We are excited to welcome Macy's as one of EK Health's newest clients," said Eunhee Kim, CEO/President for EK Health. "This new partnership will focus on providing appropriate, quality and cost effective medical care to Macy's injured workers in California. Macy's decision to partner with EK Health speaks to the extensive California expertise and superior results of our managed care solutions."

As one of the first California managed care companies to have its MPN, EK Health Select MPN, approved by the California Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC), EK Health provides California entities, including employers, self-insureds and insurance companies with the cost containment benefits of an MPN without the time consuming task of filing for network approval with the DWC.

As one of the first California managed care companies to have its MPN, EK Health Select MPN, approved by the California Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC), EK Health provides California entities, including employers, self-insureds and insurance companies with the cost containment benefits of an MPN without the time consuming task of filing for network approval with the DWC.

"Macy's decision to partner
with EK Health speaks to
the extensive California expertise and superior
results of our managed
care solutions.”

Along with the technological efficiencies and the superior results of the Utilization Review and Bill Review programs, EK Health will look to deliver quality, cost-savings and efficient outcome-based medical treatment to Macy's.



About Macy's, Inc.
Macy's, Inc. is one of the nation's premier omni-channel retailers, with fiscal 2013 sales of $27.9 billion. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, the company operates the Macy's and Bloomingdale's brands with about 840 stores in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico under the names of Macy's and Bloomingdale's, the macys.com and bloomingdales.com websites, and 13 Bloomingdale's outlet stores. Macy's, Inc.'s diverse workforce includes approximately 172,500 employees.

About EK Health Services, Inc.
A leader in national workers' compensation managed care services; EK Health specializes in Medical Case Management, Utilization Review, Peer Review, Medical Bill Review, Medicare Set Aside, and Medical Provider Network services for insurance companies, employers, for-profits and public entities. Headquartered in San Jose, California, EK Health has representatives in multiple states with over 150 employees. To learn more about EK Health, please visit www.ekhealth.com