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Healthcare board seeks applicants

Post Date:05/03/2017 2:37 PM

For Immediate Release

Contact: Amy Bolton, Public Information Officer       
Office:  623-882-7053 

Healthcare board seeks applicants


Application deadline: May 28


Goodyear, Ariz. (May 3, 2017)
– The city of Goodyear is seeking residents with a background in healthcare, employee benefits or finance to fill four vacant volunteer positions on the newly-created Self-Insured Healthcare Trust Board. The deadline to apply is May 28.

The Board will manage and administer the trust fund established for the city’s healthcare benefits. Members of the Board will provide financial oversight and make recommendations on financial issues relating to the healthcare benefit plans.

Two trustees will serve an initial term of two years; and two trustees will serve an initial term of three years. For more information, call 623-882-7830, email or visit for an application.



About Goodyear
As one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, the city of Goodyear is poised to rapidly add to the current population of 78,189. Set in the West Valley of metropolitan Phoenix, the city encompasses 191 square miles that is only 10% built out. Home to a strong, educated and skilled workforce, Goodyear is well-positioned for growth. Featuring an ideal location, major transportation corridors – Interstate 10 and State Route 303 – reliable infrastructure, abundant land and a low cost of living, Goodyear has already attracted many major employers including Amazon, REI, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Macy’s, Subzero and the Michael Lewis Company. As the spring training home of Major League Baseball’s Cincinnati Reds and the Cleveland Indians, fans from across the country flock to catch the exciting action at Goodyear Ballpark. A thriving healthcare corridor, anchored by Abrazo West Campus and Cancer Treatment Centers of America, serves not only the community but the entire region. Supported by a strong median household income of $69,078 and a median age of 36.7 years, the diverse retail, dining and recreation options offer residents choices to enjoy and support the local community. According to the most recent satisfaction survey, 93% of residents rate Goodyear as a good/excellent place to live.