21 Oct TMG Health Breaks Ground at Valley View Business Park
JESSUP, PA – October 21, 2011 – TMG Health, the leading national provider of expert solutions to government-sponsored health plans, broke ground on its future National Operations Center in the Valley View Business Park. Located in lots 25 and 26 of the park, the facility will be a three-story, 150,000 square foot building with the opportunity to expand to 210,000 square feet, housing up to 1,500 local employees. Construction is expected to be complete in the third quarter of 2012 by Verus Partners.
“The growth of TMG Health allows our company to continue its economic commitment to Northeastern, PA by offering quality job opportunities to the local community,” said Jack Tighe, President and Founder of TMG Health. “The construction of our new National Operations Center is a tribute to our dedicated employees, especially our Northeastern Pennsylvania employees, who have contributed to both the success and growth of our company.”
The ground-breaking ceremony hosted representatives from the Scranton Lackawanna Industrial Building Company (SLIBCO), Lackawanna Industrial Fund Enterprises (LIFE), and Jessup Borough.
“SLIBCO and TMG Health have a history. We have worked with Jack Tighe, assisting in their location within the Scranton Enterprise Center and now their expansion into Valley View Business Park,” commented Austin Burke, executive vice president, SLIBCO. “TMG is a true American success story and we are thrilled to have played a role in their growth as one of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s principal employers.”
TMG Health serves health plans across the nation in the Medicare Advantage, Part D and Managed Medicaid Markets. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, the Company currently has locations in Dunmore; Scranton; and Amarillo, Texas.
TMG Health is the first tenant to construct a facility within Phase II of Valley View Business Park. Valley View Business Park is a 1,200-acre, mixed-use business park located within the Boroughs of Jessup and Archbald. SLIBCO has invested more than $50 million in the development of the park and project 5,000 full-time jobs will be created upon full build-out.
About TMG Health TMG Health is the leading national provider of expert solutions for Government-Sponsored health plans. TMG Health offers an innovative suite of technology-enabled services to a growing number of health plans, provider-sponsored plans, and self-sponsored employers in the Medicare Advantage, Part D, and Medicaid Managed Care markets.
A subsidiary of Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the largest customer-owned health insurer in the United States, TMG Health has consistently been recognized as the number one provider of BPO services to the government health plan market by the Brown Wilson Group’s well-regarded guide, “The Black Book of Outsourcing.”
Visit www.tmghealth.com to learn more about TMG Health.
SLIBCO is the not-for-profit industrial development arm of the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce. SLIBCO has completed 357 development projects for a total of 20 million square feet. These projects represent more than $637 million in new real estate investment within Lackawanna County.
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