Ford Motor and the United Auto Workers Union today rolled out a pilot health care program that might ultimately affect workers at the Kansas City Claycomo Assembly Plant.
The program would help the chronically ill and was also expected to reduce health care costs.
Ford, the union and the union’s retiree health care trust revealed the program at the company’s Dearborn, Michigan headquarters.
Kansas City, MO – The Kansas City Missouri Health Department has launched a new initiative to curb asthma attacks among kids. Last year, the health problem accounted for more than 3,000 childhood hospitalizations in the city.
Nationwide, about one in ten kids have asthma.