Communication Regarding the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005

Pursuant to the False Claims Recovery Employee Education provisions in the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 (“DRA”), Nuvance Health is required to inform all of its workforce members, business affiliates, and agents (collectively “Covered Individuals”) about: (i) Nuvance Health’s internal policies covering the prevention and detection of fraud, waste, and abuse; (ii) the Federal False Claims Act; (iii) the Federal administrative remedies for false claims and statements; (iv) laws of the State of Connecticut and the State of New York (collectively “State”) pertaining to civil or criminal penalties for false claims and statements; and (iv) whistleblower protections under Federal and State laws. Accordingly, a memorandum summarizing these policies and laws, as well as copies of key Nuvance Health compliance-related polices, are provided below for availability to Covered Individuals.