TITLE

Study links class, income to access to wellness programs

AUTHOR(S)
BRIDGEFORD, LYDELL C.
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Aug2009, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a Rutgers University study which investigated the link between class, income and access to wellness programs. It was found by the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at the university that 46 percent of highly educated and rich workers report that their employer offers a wellness program. On the other hand, low-skilled workers do not have an option for health care benefits.
ACCESSION #
43760426

 

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