Humana Inc. is hiring a total of about 245 full-time employees for two Medicare call centers.

Humana, Louisville, Ky. (NYSE:HUM), is adding 105 jobs in Phoenix and 140 jobs in Tampa, Fla.

Humana is hiring telesales specialists and frontline supervisors.

The hires will increase employment to 275 at the Phoenix call center and to 1,100 at the Tampa call center, Humana says.

The call center employees will support Humana Medicare products and other products aimed at older consumers, such as individual health products and specialty products.

- Allison Bell

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