The contract to provide health care services to U.S. military members and their families in the western region started April 1, 2013 and officially ends Dec. 31, 2017.
UnitedHealthcare expects to eliminate 381 jobs in Arizona as of Jan. 2.
The Phoenix Business Journal quotes Bruce Jasurda, vice president of communications for UnitedHealthcare Military & Veterans:
In the wake of DOD’s decision, UnitedHealthcare is helping affected employees get new jobs internally, and remains committed to having a substantial presence through our other services in the state of Arizona.
UnitedHealthcare employs more than 8,600 employees and contractors in Arizona. Read more in The Phoenix Business Journal