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UFCW Essential Worker Survey

The Essential Worker Health Survey will help provide valuable information regarding the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on frontline workers, your families, and our communities.
To sign up to participate in the Essential Worker Health Survey, visit the website here

January Dental Newsletter: Start the year strong with better habits

Did you know that you’re supposed to replace your toothbrush every 3-4 months? Over time, bristles become frayed and less effective at cleaning your teeth.* Here are a few other things you can do to start the year strong and build healthy oral habits:

  • Brush twice a day for two minutes
  • Floss once a day
  • Get at least two dental check-ups this year
  • Reduce sugars

For more information, view the attached flyer.

2022 Open Enrollment is November 8 – December 15, 2021

Open enrollment for UFCW Unions & Employers Health & Welfare Fund is Open November 8 – December 15, 2021. You must enroll even if you have no changes to make to your healthcare plan.

To enroll over the phone, call 770-997-9910 or call toll free at 800-241-2136. Due to issues with the online enrollment system, calling and speaking with a representative is the easiest way to do your enrollment right now.

You can also enroll online through the online portal here! You just need to create an account with your information.

Extended enrollment hours are now Monday-Friday from 8am-6pm Eastern time and Saturday hours are available December 4th & December 11th from 9am-4pm.

You can visit the Health and Welfare Office website by clicking here.

2021 Biometric Screenings

All Kroger Associates:
Update: The Biometric Screening deadline has been extended until December 15th, 2021.
You must complete your Biometric Screening or the alternative online Health Questionnaire. Results must be received by the Fund Office by December 25, 2021.

An online Health Questionnaire can be completed this year as an alternative to the screening. If you prefer to take the online Health Questionnaire, you will need to register online at: www.hmchwwellness.com/ufcwatl. Once you log-in, click on “My HQ Report” from the homepage and then select “Take the HMC Health Questionnaire.”

If you do not complete a Biometric Screening or the alternative online Health Questionnaire by Dec. 15, 2021 (with screening results received by the Fund Office by Dec. 25, 2021), you will be charged a $15.00 per week Wellness Program Surcharge if you become eligible for and enroll in medical coverage for 2022.

An online Health Questionnaire can be completed this year as an alternative to the biometric screening. If you prefer to take the online Health Questionnaire, you will need to register online at: www.hmchwwellness.com/ufcwatl. Once you log-in or create an account, click on “My HQ Report” from the homepage and then select “Take the HMC Health Questionnaire.”

You can schedule and in-person screening at a Kroger Pharmacy by calling 1-877-444-9689 or go to www.krogerscreenings.com or you can find The Little Clinic near you for a screening by visiting  www.thelittleclinic.com. Kroger pharmacies are only scheduling appointments for the first hour of the day, but if you talk to your pharmacy they may be able to fit you in throughout the day. Please make sure to retain a copy of your results. Please make sure you call 1-877-444-9689 to contact the Kroger Pharmacy. Any other number you may have received could be inaccurate!

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If you are having your screening done by your provider, you can find the Biometric Screening form here.