A new health and wellness center will provide significantly greater benefits for Red Gold employees and their family members.
ELWOOD, Ind. (October 12, 2016) - Red Gold, producer of the world’s freshest, best tasting tomato products, opened their newest facility. Mayor Todd Jones from the City of Elwood was on hand today with officials from Red Gold to commemorate the official grand opening of the new Red Gold Health & Wellness Center powered by Activate Healthcare at 1500 South B Street in Elwood. This new health and wellness center will provide significantly greater benefits for Red Gold employees and their family members. Selected benefits of the new health clinic includes primary health care services, including sick visits, care for chronic illnesses, free medications, prescribed by the clinic providers (available at the center), free lab tests, and health and nutrition education.
In addition to the new location in Elwood, there are 19 other Activate Health clinic locations in the State of Indiana including Anderson, Muncie, Westfield, and Fort Wayne that Red Gold employees can access at no charge. An additional clinic will be opening in early 2017 near Red Gold’s Geneva, IN production facility. “Red Gold’s family ownership has always had our employee’s health and wellness as a priority, and we are thrilled to offer this new and innovative medical benefit offering to our employees. It is these types of services and personal attention that has made Red Gold a career destination in Madison County”, says Tim Ingle, VP of Human Resources and Corporate Strategy. Brian Reichart, President and CEO, enjoys the opportunity to further invest in his employees and also the Elwood community. “This new facility is truly first class, and I am proud to have the health clinic in the heart of Elwood “, says Reichart.
About Activate Healthcare, LLC. Activate Healthcare ranked 441 on the 2015 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America, with three-year sales growth of 1,064%. The company activates patients to take charge of their own health by delivering proactive, preventive primary care at or near an employer's location. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, it was formed in 2009 by Debra Geihsler and Peter Dunn. The goal of Activate Healthcare is to transform health care by delivering primary care that engages the patient, guides the health care continuum to lower costs, fosters a culture of health, integrates data to help proactively manage patient outcomes, empowers providers to enhance the delivery of quality, individualized care and enables employers of all sizes to benefit from dedicated care. The company currently serves approximately 50 employers through 24 clinics, with three more scheduled to open by early 2016. For more information about Activate Healthcare, please visit www.activatehealthcare.com.
About Red Gold, Inc. Four generations of the Reichart family have been producing Red Gold premium quality tomato products since 1942, when it began producing tomato products for the soldiers overseas. Red Gold partners with more than 50 family farms across Indiana, southern Michigan, and Northwest Ohio to sustainably produce premium quality canned tomatoes, ketchup, and tomato-based products for the retail, foodservice, private brand, and club channels of distribution. Exceptional quality and operational excellence are the shared values that contributed to the employee-created mission statement: "To produce the freshest, best tasting tomato products in the world." For more information and family recipes visit www.RedGoldTomatoes.com.