UKROP'S LAUNCHES EMPLOYEE WELLNESS PROGRAM

RICHMOND, Va. -- In an effort to reduce costs while maximizing use of its stores' wellness centers, Ukrop's Super Markets here, has established an associate wellness program, said John Beckner, director of pharmacy and health services.The retailer developed the "Healthy U" program with its new health insurer, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, after receiving a 30% rate increase from its previous

RICHMOND, Va. -- In an effort to reduce costs while maximizing use of its stores' wellness centers, Ukrop's Super Markets here, has established an associate wellness program, said John Beckner, director of pharmacy and health services.

The retailer developed the "Healthy U" program with its new health insurer, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, after receiving a 30% rate increase from its previous insurer two years ago, he said. It is managed by Kim Swiger, category manager, pharmacy,

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