July 22, 2016

Google recently announced it is allowing businesses to send smartphone alerts to consumers via Google Play through a program called Nearby, Internet Retailer reported Tuesday. "CVS is one of the first businesses testing Nearby," the report stated. "CVS is using the Nearby program to let shoppers know they can send photos to the retailer for in-store printing via the CVS smartphone app," Internet Retailer concluded, citing Google. CVS declined to comment, according to the report. (Internet Retailer)

July 18, 2016

This event marks the sixth year that CVS Health and the Boston Red Sox have teamed up to host veterans for a CVS Health Baseball Camp.

July 15, 2016

The new 112,000 square foot facility will expand CVS Health's work to help customers with disease education and provide pharmacy and medication counseling.

July 7, 2016

The program will provide clinicians with the messages, tools and counseling protocols needed to screen for secondhand smoke exposure.

July 7, 2016

In addition to a significant reduction in readmissions, the health plan savings doubled the initial investment into the program.

July 7, 2016

Patients can now see a MinuteClinic nurse practitioner or physician assistant for a pre-travel risk assessment in advance of their trip and receive an individualized plan for prevention and treatment.

July 6, 2016

In addition to being able to pick up their prescription medications at the mobile pharmacy, customers can also receive recommended vaccines, such as Tdap, which protects against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis, CVS Pharmacy noted.

June 29, 2016

As it continues to evolve, CVS Health’s MinuteClinic is taking the concept of walk-in health care to a new level.

June 29, 2016

Making emotional connections with one’s team — connecting with the head and leading with the heart — is a key element in nurturing future leaders, according to George Coleman, VP health care at CVS, at Drug Store News Future Leaders Summit.

June 29, 2016

More than a decade after they began to appear in community pharmacies across the country, retail clinics have become a key provider of health care to millions of Americans.

June 29, 2016

At the end of May, Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum co-hosted the first Future Leaders Summit in Chicago. Our in-depth special report appears in the July 2016 issue.

June 24, 2016

"In the 12 years since [Eileen Howard Boone joined CVS Health], she’s become the embodiment of the alignment between the company’s profitmaking and philanthropic goals," CSM wrote.

June 23, 2016

With the addition of 39 rebranded CVS Pharmacy locations in Target stores, the company now has its first presence in the Centennial State.

June 23, 2016

There are now 28 MinuteClinic locations in South Florida, including clinics in select CVS Pharmacy stores and Navarro Discount Pharmacy.

June 21, 2016

In addition to the 2,900 stores which will stock a wide assortment of healthy foods by year end, another 360 stores will receive significant additional enhancements to the layout of food, beauty and OTCs.

June 21, 2016

MinuteClinic locations in Dallas-Fort Worth are affiliated with Texas Health Resources.

June 17, 2016

The CVS Health Foundation will donate $100,000 to the OneOrlando Fund, which is also accepting online donations from the public at www.OneOrlando.org.

June 16, 2016

Galderma, the makers of Cetaphil, is unveiling a limited-edition product display in partnership with the Children's Skin Disease Foundation (CSDF) and Camp Wonder, an initiative of the CSDF at 1,500 CVS stores. 

June 16, 2016

In his keynote address, CVS Health chief executive Larry Merlo will outline innovative patient care delivery strategies that increase health care choice, quality and access with the goal of delivering better outcomes.

June 9, 2016

In recognition of the new market entry, CVS Pharmacy committed a $50,000 donation to OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland.

June 8, 2016

Personal care products brand Steripod has expanded the distribution for its market leading clip-on toothbrush protector.

June 7, 2016

In a new study released exclusively to Adweek, Boston-based consultancy C Space homed in on consumer loyalty among the big retail players, attempting to flesh out some insights about what makes shoppers come back. (Adweek

June 7, 2016

CVS Pharmacy is committed to giving back to the communities where its colleagues live and work, and the company has extended that commitment to Washington with a $50,000 donation to Seattle Children's Hospital.

June 7, 2016

MinuteClinic has opened eight new locations inside Target stores in Maryland, including six in the Baltimore metropolitan area.