03/07/2016 - 12:27pm

Naloxone is already available without a prescription at CVS Pharmacy locations through standing order or collaborative practice agreements in 15 states.

03/04/2016 - 6:47pm

One of the most promising recent developments in the nation’s search for a more accessible and cost-effective healthcare system has been the rapid rise of health events and free testing services at chain and independent pharmacies. 

03/04/2016 - 6:47pm

Retail pharmacies play an important role in disaster and emergency situations, often acting to provide first response aid for people needing food, water, medical supplies and healthcare services.

03/03/2016 - 12:24pm

The Mighty is reporting on the grand opening of a mock CVS location that the Riverside, Calif. Unified School District’s Adult School is using as a space for job training for adults with developmental disabilities.

02/25/2016 - 10:15am

The number of people living with Alzheimer's is expected to rise from more than 5 million today to more than 16 million by 2050.

02/24/2016 - 4:34pm

Walgreens is the top drug store when it comes to customer satisfaction, with CVS not far behind, according to the latest American Customer Satisfaction Index.

02/18/2016 - 2:41pm

Asked to rate the reduced cigarette access from the CVS decision as either “good” or “bad,” 44% called it good, saying that, despite them being harder to buy, “I want to quit smoking and this helps.”

02/17/2016 - 7:46am

Drug Channels' Adam Fein projects another slow-growth year for retail clinics in his latest blog. "While clinics sound like an exciting strategy, revenues from in-store clinics are - and will likely remain - a very small share of pharmacy chains' prescription revenues," he wrote. "While 2016 may see little growth, I still expect the number of retail clinics to reach 2,300 to 2,500 locations by 2018." (Drug Channels)

 

 

02/11/2016 - 3:05pm

There's a new cosmetics brand launching in the U.S. aiming to offer high-quality makeup at an affordable price.