CVS Demands Employees’ Health Information [VIDEO]

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CVS Caremark reportedly demanding that its workers disclose their weight and other health information, or pay a fine.

FOX News Radio’s Bill Vitka reports:

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Workers at one of the nation’s biggest drugstore chains reportedly must yield personal health information — including weight, blood pressure and cholesterol or pay a hefty $600-a-year fine

The Boston Herald says the CVS Caremark policy also requires employees to either quit smoking or enroll in a smoke-enders program.

The company considers it a ” wellness review”. But according to the paper, workers must agree to sign a form claiming the screening is voluntary.

Critics fear privacy is at risk and the door may open to discrimination against unhealthy or disabled workers.

Bill Vitka, FOX News Radio.

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