TriWest a Finalist for Hiring Our Heroes Award
PHOENIX — TriWest Healthcare Alliance is a national award finalist for its ongoing efforts to employ veterans and military spouses.
TriWest is up for the Veteran and Military Spouse Employment Award, which is part of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's 1st Annual Lee Anderson Hiring Our Heroes Awards.
Winners will be announced November 10 in Washington D.C. TriWest joins BNSF Railway, PepsiCo, Walmart and VSE Corporation as finalists in the Veteran and Military Spouse Employment Award category.
"We know first-hand the outstanding skills that veterans, military spouses, and National Guard and Reserve members bring to a team. They're dedicated, committed to the mission and willing to go that extra mile to accomplish goals," said TriWest President and CEO David J. McIntyre, Jr. "Each day, we have the pleasure of seeing the positive impact that this population has on our overall mission to serve our customers—and we’re honored to call them colleagues."
TriWest manages the military's TRICARE healthcare program for 2.9 million military members, retirees and their families in 21 western states. The company's On a Mission to ServeSM that promises to connect military families with high-quality, affordable health care from Missouri to Alaska.
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Hiring Our Heroes
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is spearheading the awards to "begin a new tradition this year of recognizing specific businesses that have gone above and beyond to honor the sacrifices our military families make in their service to our nation," according to the Chamber's website.
Learn more about the Hiring Our Heroes efforts and the Lee Anderson Hiring Our Heroes Awards.