March 1954
Time;3/29/1954, Vol. 63 Issue 13, p88
The article offers a look at the employee health status in the U.S. 1953 is considered as the most prosperous year in U.S. history, but approximately 3,500,000 families have experienced serious financial problems. Such problems were associated with high cost of sickness, which in turn, decreased the efficiency and morale of workers. It is noted that various companies have launched preventive programs to reduce employee health care costs, while other established major medical and catastrophe plans.


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