Juicing health care cost savings

Gresham, Lynn
April 2007
Employee Benefit News;Apr2007, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p13
The article features an employee health promotion program by automobile parts manufacturer Rockford Acromatic. Knowing that many of Rockford employees had chronic diseases and a high percentage were overweight, company risk manager Jim Knutson convinced executives to implement a pilot weight-management program from Tangerine Wellness in May 2006. At the end of the program's second quarter, workers at healthy weight increased by six percent.


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