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Walgreen Co. To Move Employees Into Private Health Insurance Exchange

Bloomberg: Walgreen CEO Says Employers Want To Offer Health Benefits
Employers want to provide quality health care to attract top talent regardless of the bumpy ride so far for Obamacare, Walgreen Co. (WAG) Chief Executive Officer Gregory Wasson, said. Walgreen, the biggest U.S. drugstore chain, will move its workers into a private health insurance exchange run by Aon Plc. (AON) for company-subsidized coverage, the Deerfield, Illinois-based company said in September (Edney, 11/21). This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.