Smoking policy sparks debate over wellness programs

Anderson, Tom
April 2005
Employee Benefit News;4/1/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p1
Reports on debates over non-smoking policy implemented by employers to lower their health costs in the U.S. Number of employees that were terminated from Weyco due to failure to comply to the policy; Impact of the policy on vendors of wellness programs and disease management; Challenges facing employers regarding state laws that prohibit companies from discriminating against smokers.


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