News : Veterans Care Call Center Seeks Workers
Harahan, LA, USA, September, 2015 -- The company opening a veterans care call center in Harahan is looking for employees to fill 285 positions.
TriWest Healthcare Alliance will hold a job fair at Lakeway Tower 1 at 3900 North Causeway Boulevard in Metairie.
The positions will receive an average salary of $35,700 plus benefits. The company expects to hire employees to fill positions in clinical and non-clinical roles, including patient services representatives, licensed practical nurses, behavioral health care coordinators, registered nurses, management and operations to support client needs.
TriWest plans to recruit as many veterans as possible to its workforce, according to a news release. Louisiana Economic Development estimates the project will result in an additional 127 new indirect jobs, for a total of more than 410 new jobs in the region.
The call center is expected to launch in December. Hiring will accelerate this month and next, officials said. The center will administer the Veterans Choice Program and provide support by processing care requests, conducting inbound and outbound telephone correspondence with veterans and healthcare providers, and scheduling appointments by phone.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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TriWest Healthcare Alliance is a Phoenix, Arizona based corporation that manages health benefits under the United States Department of Defense TRICARE program in the 21-state TRICARE West Region.
Published: Monday, September 21, 2015