September 16, 2016

CVS Health earlier this month announced the 11th year of its Project Health initiative. On Thursday, the Project Health team offered free health screenings at a location in suburban Philadelphia.

September 15, 2016

In the past year, more than one million patients have been enrolled in ScriptSync at CVS Pharmacy and preliminary results demonstrate that the service, on average, improves medication adherence by between 5% to 10%.

September 14, 2016

It turns out, Ellen may have a few lessons to learn from the First Lady on proper shopping etiquette.

September 14, 2016

In addition to Washington, CVS Pharmacy locations in 30 other states are able to dispense naloxone to patients without an individual prescription.

September 12, 2016

The YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program is a lifestyle intervention for adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes and LIVESTRONG at the YMCA focuses on well-being initiatives for cancer survivors.

September 12, 2016

Without any complicated timers to set or buttons to press, customers can now simply put the child-resistant cap on their CVS Pharmacy prescription to keep track of when they last took their medication.

September 7, 2016

The use of homeopathic medicines as part of a self-care solution to treat such ailments as the common cold or back pain is becoming more commonplace through conventional channels, with sales generating $392.9 million, up 3.3%, as compared to $58.1 million on 0.9% growth in natural channels for the 52 weeks ended July 10.

September 7, 2016

Since 2006, Project Health has delivered more than $112 million worth of free health care services to nearly 872,000 people, many of whom are uninsured or underinsured.

September 6, 2016

CVS Pharmacy customers can also support SU2C when they purchase Nicorette or NicoDerm CQ. For every box sold at CVS Pharmacy, GSK Consumer Healthcare will donate $1 to Stand Up To Cancer, up to $100,000.

August 30, 2016

Eight young moms in the Boston area are getting a new start in life after completing a pharmacy technician training program through a partnership with CVS Health and a Massachusetts nonprofit, according to the Boston Globe.

August 22, 2016

A preliminary analysis in the study shows that payers might be able to save between $38 million and $63 million per 100,000 members by focusing on patients with three or more overlapping chronic conditions.

August 18, 2016

The CVS Health Cold & Flu Relief Single Serve Cups was created with customer needs in mind, as the innovation team within CVS Pharmacy Store Brands identified a unique product delivery opportunity.

August 18, 2016

As a result of the flooding, CVS Pharmacy is also deploying a mobile pharmacy in the parking lot of the Denham Springs location, which is currently closed due to water damage.

August 17, 2016

In addition to Colorado, CVS Pharmacy locations in 30 other states are able to dispense naloxone to patients without an individual prescription.

August 16, 2016

For Americans who have ever gotten a flu shot, fall months are the most popular time to get the vaccine, with October being the most popular month (42%).

August 12, 2016

In addition to Idaho, CVS Pharmacy locations in 30 other states can dispense naloxone to patients without an individual prescription.

August 11, 2016

CVS Pay – now part of the CVS Pharmacy mobile app – integrates payment, prescription pickup and the ExtraCare loyalty program all in one quick scan at checkout.

August 4, 2016

USA Today is reporting that CVS Health has announced plans to remove two biologic drugs, Neupogen and Lantus, from its pharmacy benefits manager (PBM) formulary in 2017 and replace them with biosimilars of the drugs, substituting Zarxio for Neupogen and Basaglar for Lantus. Biosimilars cost about 15% to 30% less than the original biologics. CVS’s EVP and chief medical officer Troyen Brennan told USA Today that the biologics were reviewed by panels of experts “to make sure they are considered equivalent. (USA Today)

August 3, 2016

In this report, DSN examines sales activity in the healthy snack category, highlighting new products that are shaking up the consumables aisle.

August 2, 2016

Based on second-quarter performance, CVS Health is raising and narrowing its Adjusted EPS guidance and also raising its free cash flow guidance for 2016.

August 2, 2016

Health care is taking up a larger share of the consumer wallet. By 2021, Americans are expected to devote 24% of all household spending on healthcare goods and services, making consumer-directed care one of the largest potential areas of growth for retailers.

August 2, 2016

More vitamins, minerals and supplements were sold online so far in 2016 than have been sold through a Walmart store, TABS Analytics reported earlier this year.

August 2, 2016

As millennials have cemented themselves as the largest generation by population at 75.4 million, outnumbering baby boomers for the first time, the retail industry has been inundated with insights about their shopping habits.

August 1, 2016

Through this partnership, CVS Pharmacy patients purchasing Narcan Nasal Spray without insurance will receive a $35 discount coupon to purchase the medication.