Research from CVS Health Research Institute and Johns Hopkins University is looking at how algorithms can be used to help identify signs of patients misusing and abusing opioids.
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Heightened consumer expectations, coupled with increased efforts by manufacturers and distributors to adopt a “direct-to-consumer” sales model, should be compelling drug chains and other retailers to leverage new opportunities in their businesses … ," according to Steve Laughlin, VP and general manager of global consumer industry at IBM, in his CVS Health Innovation Summit presentation.
Video-based marketing messages designed for mobile viewing represent a significant opportunity for retailers, as consumers now spend three hours per day on their mobile devices, and mobile penetration continues to grow, with 2 billion new mobile phones activated last year alone.
Consumers are taking more ownership in their health than ever before, and Internet search activity, particularly on mobile devices, has become an important element of consumer healthcare decision-making.
Health economist Jane Sarasohn-Kahn highlighted the economic stresses Americans face as they grapple with rising out-of-pocket costs at the Health Innovation Summit, co-hosted in June by CVS Health in partnership with DSN and Mack Elevation.
Optimizing health innovation is vital to securing the heart and soul of the consumer. The following are five big ideas for driving innovation in health care.
Similar to the outpouring of support to the Houston area in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, retail pharmacy operators are rallying together to serve the communities impacted by Hurricane Irma.
CVS Pharmacy will be acquiring six Ohio outpatient pharmacy locations from ProMedica, with plans to close five of them.
Target and CVS Health and the CVS Health Foundation have committed funds and in-kind donations for communities affected by Hurricane Irma.
Kansas is now the 43rd state where CVS Pharmacy patients can access naloxone without a prescription.