UnitedAg Expands its Health & Wellness Centers to Serve Farmworker Families in Colusa and Napa Valley

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IRVINE, Calif., (AgPR), May 3, 2019 – UnitedAg, www.unitedag.org, a member-owned agricultural trade association representing more than 1,000 organizations, announced it is adding two new health and wellness centers to its ever-growing network that serves California and Arizona farmworkers and their families. Together with UnitedAg’s eleven existing Health Centers, these new wellness centers will provide access to thirteen centers across California and Arizona for members’ employees and dependents with healthcare coverage through United Agricultural Benefit Trust (UABT). These centers provide a range of services focused on the unique needs of the agricultural community – from acute and episodic care to health-risk and disease management to wellness and prevention. Emphasizing on short wait times and personalized care, these wellness centers also feature on-site lab services and many available on-site prescriptions.

“We’re proud to increase the accessibility of quality health and wellness services to so many of our members’ employees and their dependents across the agricultural community through this unique platform,” said Kirti Mutatkar, CEO of UnitedAg. “We will continue to explore new ways to provide quality, affordable and personalized healthcare that is available to all agriculture.”

To celebrate the addition of the new centers to its member network, UnitedAg will hold two ribbon-cutting ceremonies Thursday, May 16th, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at UnitedAg Health & Wellness Center in Napa - 1100 Lincoln Avenue, Suite 106, Napa, CA 94558 and Friday, May 17th, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at UnitedAg Health & Wellness Center in Colusa – 412 4th Street Colusa, CA 95932. Attendees will have the opportunity to tour the wellness centers and meet the health providers and staff members. For all those Interested in attending the event, please contact Maribel Ochoa at: mochoa@unitedag.org or (949) 471-3206.

About UnitedAg
Founded in 1980, UnitedAg is a member-owned agricultural trade association dedicated to providing innovative solutions for a strong and healthy agricultural industry. UnitedAg represents more than 1,000 agriculture-affiliated member organizations, including agricultural companies (growers, shippers, coolers, processors, dairy and livestock producers, and supporting businesses); associates; cooperatives; and partner agricultural associations. UnitedAg helps its members meet their employee benefits needs, promotes their interests with lawmakers, and helps them comply with legislation and regulation. Based in Irvine, Calif., UnitedAg has offices in Oxnard, Corona, Salinas, Fresno and Santa Maria. For more information, visit www.unitedag.org or call (800) 223-4590.

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Media Contact:

Maribel Ochoa
(949) 471-3206
mochoa@unitedag.org
www.unitedag.org