04/13/2016 - 10:39am

The Cleveland Clinic is providing customers of a CVS MinuteClinic in Ohio with access to its experts for both online and mobile doctor visits, Fast Company reported Wednesday. "Some of our best doctors see that this [telehealth] is where the world is going," Peter Rasmussen, the medical director of distance health at the Cleveland Clinic, told Fast Company. "We want to meet the expectations of patients now and in the future." (Fast Company

04/05/2016 - 10:51am

The accreditation program evaluated CVS Specialty based on such organizational standards as pharmacy care, pharmacy operations and specialty drug and patient management, as well as   the company’s customer service, communications and disclosure standards. 

03/31/2016 - 10:36am

Over the next five years, CVS Health has committed $50 million toward creating the first tobacco-free generation through its #BeTheFirst campaign.

03/29/2016 - 1:16pm

NEW YORK - Ad Week on Monday interviewed CVS Health's Norman de Greve, SVP and chief marketing officer, regarding how exiting tobacco was only the first step in brand shifting from being the proverbial "drug store on the corner" to a "multifaceted healthcare company." "What was compelling to me was I cannot think of another example in corporate America where a company sacrificed $2 billion of revenue for what they felt was the right thing to do," de Greve said. "We know these facts are true, that more purpose-driven companies, a) millennials and consumers want to do business with … and b) it's great for recruiting. It proved out for us in both of those ways." (Ad Week)

03/29/2016 - 8:34am

In April 2015, the CVS Health Foundation announced a total of 55 grant recipients that have since made meaningful progress toward their goals of improving. This year, CVS committed $1.5 million.

03/24/2016 - 10:33am

Drug Channels on Thursday reflected on the recent web-weaving deals announced by Walgreens Boots Alliance, namely that the company increased its ownership stake in AmerisourceBergen to 15% and partnered with PBM OptumRx on 90-day fills. "As these deals illustrate, WBA is no itsy-bitsy channel participant," concluded Adam Fein, president Pembroke Consulting and CEO Drug Channels Institute. "It’s spinning a complicated network of silky connections throughout the healthcare system." (Drug Channels

03/22/2016 - 1:08pm

Anthem is claiming that the PBM Express Scripts charged Anthem with higher than competitive benchmark pricing on pharmaceutical products.

03/22/2016 - 11:49am

According to the latest reports, only 3.1% of teens abused DXM in 2015, compared to 5.4% who reported abusing DXM in 2006. 

03/21/2016 - 11:36am

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