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Kroger to provide free COVID-19 testing to employees

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Posted at 4:23 PM, May 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-04 16:23:34-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Kroger will be making free COVID-19 testing available to employees based on symptoms and medical need, the Kroger Family of Companies announced on Monday.

Kroger Health, the healthcare division of the company, will begin offering COVID-19 testing to associates through a combination of self-administered kits and the company’s public drive-thru testing sites [ir.kroger.com].

“At Kroger, the safety and health of our associates and customers remains our top priority during this unprecedented time,” said Tim Massa, Kroger’s senior vice president and chief people officer. “Our associates have worked tirelessly to provide communities continued access to fresh, affordable food. We are dedicated to providing support and gratitude to our associates across the country.”