Foster Farms Partners with U.S. HealthWorks For On-Site Health Centers for Employees

Turlock, CA Oct 19, 2011 – Foster Farms, the West Coast’s leading poultry brand, has chosen U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group, California’s leading operator of occupational healthcare and urgent care medical centers, to operate two on-site health centers for the company’s employees in the Central Valley towns of Turlock and Livingston.
U.S. HealthWorks will provide comprehensive occupational health care for Foster Farms employees.
“We are excited to partner with Foster Farms to provide convenient, high-quality healthcare to the company’s employees,” said Dr. Troy Manchester, Regional Medical Director for U.S. HealthWorks. U.S. HealthWorks will begin serving the two locations on Nov. 1.
With 169 centers and worksite locations in 15 states and 2,000 employees – including approximately 350 affiliated physicians – U.S. HealthWorks centers serve thousands of patients each day throughout the country.
“Employee health and safety are key priorities at Foster Farms. In selecting U.S. HealthWorks to staff our onsite health centers, we are assured that our employees will receive excellent care,” said Maria Silveira, Vice President of Labor Relations for Foster Farms.