CINCINNATI – The Kroger Co., announced that it is making free coronavirus (COVID-19) tests available to frontline associates. 

The company’s healthcare division, Kroger Health, will give out tests to associates displaying symptoms or medical need for a test. Tests will be a combination of self-administered kits and the company’s drive-thru testing sites.  

"The resilience of the Kroger family is unparalleled, and we're doing all we can to keep our team healthy and safe," said Colleen Lindholz, president of Kroger Health. "The widespread availability of diagnostic testing will now allow our associates to feel more empowered and knowledgeable about their health, creating safer stores and facilities."