Benefits news you may have missed: Feb. 22-26
From some improvement in employees’ mental health to how one hospital system tackled vaccines, here are some of the week’s top stories.
Why many employers are turning to incentives to boost vaccination rates
McDonald’s, Petco and Darden Restaurants are leaning on financial incentives to get workers vaccinated.
Benefits news you may have missed: Feb. 8-12
From Target and Kroger launching vaccine incentives to HRE’s benefits conference becoming a free, virtual event, here are some of the week’s top stories.
Target joins growing number of employers incentivizing vaccines
The retailer is offering extra pay and free transportation to workers who get vaccinated.
Why Target is extending COVID benefits, handing out another bonus
The retailer says it spent $1 billion more in 2020 on the health, safety and wellbeing of employees compared to 2019.
Benefits news you may have missed: July 20-24
From Amazon opening health clinics for employees to Walmart giving workers a third COVID-related bonus, here are some of the week’s top stories.
Retailers turn to bonuses, benefits to aid workers during pandemic
Many of the rewards are a way to thank employees–and keep them working–during the COVID-19 outbreak.
McDonald’s handing out coronavirus-related bonuses
The fast food giant is the latest employer to turn to one-time payments to help employees during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kroger handing out bonuses, adding COVID-19 leave
The nation’s largest grocer is among the employers aiming to help frontline workers with benefits during the pandemic.