State workers get weight program benefit

February 7, 2008 10:05:07 AM PST
State employees who sign up for Weight Watchers can be reimbursed for their membership costs.Delaware's General Assembly expanded state health coverage to include the weight-loss program beginning on Valentine's Day.

OMB spokeswoman Sarah Bolado says participation in Weight Watchers could be preventive medicine that increases employees' health and productivity.

--- Information from: Delaware State News, (Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)