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Amazon to roll out employee-exclusive health centers in Louisville

The clinics come from a partnership between the technology and logistics titan and a national health care provider. They are open exclusively to Amazon employees and their families......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2021

A Whole Foods employee sent a mass email calling on Amazon to reinstate policies like hazard pay and health benefits, saying the company "has no excuse for such a cruel reaction to this pandemic"

An email written by a Whole Foods worker demanded that the Amazon-owned grocer change its policies to better protect workers. A protest in April outside the Whole Foo.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytDec 17th, 2020

Exclusive: Amazon confirms largest known outbreak of COVID-19 at a warehouse outside NYC

Reuters Over 30 workers at an Amazon warehouse in Carteret, New Jersey, have contracted COVID-19, the company told Business Insider. "Every other day it's the same text message," one employee said. "I used to feel safe here, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2020

Exclusive: Amazon to deploy masks and temperature checks for workers by next week

Amazon.com Inc plans to roll out temperature checks and face masks for staff at all its U.S. and European warehouses plus Whole Foods stores by early next week, a huge deployment for workers on the front lines of the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 2nd, 2020

Amazon warehouse workers in New York will strike after an employee tested positive for coronavirus

Ben Gilbert/Business Insider Workers at an Amazon warehouse in Staten Island plan to strike on Monday. They will protest the company's health and safety policies after a colleague tested positive for coronavirus. The strikers are demanding Amazon shut .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 30th, 2020

Amazon entices warehouse employees to grocery unit with higher pay

HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/AMAZON-GROCERY (UPDATE 1, EXCLUSIVE, PIX):EXCLUSIVE-Amazon entices warehouse employees to grocery unit with higher pay.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 29th, 2020

Exclusive: Amazon closes in on Bucks County warehouse

The online retailer continues to expand its network of distribution centers around the region......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

Amid coronavirus fears, Amazon halts employee travel home and abroad

Public health officials expect cases in the Seattle area to increase but say there are things businesses and individuals can do to prevent the spread of the virus......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 29th, 2020

Exclusive: Amazon grabs 370,000 square feet with new outposts in Portland area

The e-commerce giant already operates at least four fulfillment and sortation centers in the Portland metro area and in Salem. It employs more than 3,500 workers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2020

Wuhan coronavirus leads Airbnb, Google, Apple, and others to suspend employee travel and close stores as WHO declares global health emergency (AAPL, FB)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Apple, Amazon, Google, and other major tech companies have restricted employee travel to and from China in response the coronavirus outbreak. The virus has.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 30th, 2020

Lexington company wants to snap up four local health facilities, filings show

A Lexington-based company is trying to boost its presence in the Louisville market by taking over four nursing and rehabilitation facilities in the area. Exceptional Living Centers, a skilled nursing and senior care facility and services provider, int.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2019

Amazon"s To Roll Out $700M Employee Advancement Program

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is planning to use $700 million to retrain a third of its U.S. workforce, according to The Wall Street Journal. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 11th, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Confluent Health continues buying spree, adds new state to portfolio

The Louisville-based physical and occupational therapy conglomerate continues its streak of acquisitions......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

Berkshire, Amazon, JPMorgan Pick Surgeon to Lead Health-Care Venture

Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon.com and JPMorgan Chase have appointed surgeon Atul Gawande as chief executive of their new partnership to address rising U.S. employee health-care costs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 20th, 2018

Gawande to Head Health Venture of Berkshire, Amazon, JPMorgan

Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon.com and JPMorgan Chase have appointed surgeon Atul Gawande as chief executive of their new partnership to address rising U.S. employee health-care costs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 20th, 2018

Amazon partners with Arcadia on exclusive health product brand, CNBC says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 26th, 2018

Early Amazon investor John Doerr is convinced Jeff Bezos will roll out Prime Health - CNBC

CNBCEarly Amazon investor John Doerr is convinced Jeff Bezos will roll out Prime HealthCNBCJohn Doerr made a fortune for his venture firm through an early investment in Amazon, when.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 29th, 2018

Influential Amazon investor confident in Prime Health roll-out, CNBC says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 30th, 2018

UnitedHealth loses bid to block exec from joining Amazon/Berkshire/JPMorgan health care venture

A federal judge has rejected an effort by UnitedHealth Group Inc. to bar a former employee from joining a new health care venture by Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.B) and JP Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM).  Reuter.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2019

Aleafia Health, Unifor enter exclusive agreement for medical cannabis coverage

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 21st, 2021

Capitol Report: Biden promises 100 federal vaccination centers by end of his first month in office

President-elect Joe Biden on Friday gives a speech in Wilmington, Del., about his plan to roll out COVID-19 vaccines......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 15th, 2021