December 11, 2015

Dec. 15 is the deadline to enroll for health coverage beginning on Jan. 1. 

December 7, 2015

Snails made big beauty headlines in 2015.

December 7, 2015

Recent entries in the prescription delivery business have upped the ante, promising patients quicker service that fits their schedule.

December 7, 2015

BusinessDen on Monday reported that CVS Health has acquired real estate in the Denver area, though CVS Health spokesman Michael DeAngelis stated there were no announcements forthcoming on a Denver entry for CVS Health. "Right now CVS does not have any locations in Colorado," BusinessDen reported. "Walgreens lists five stores in Denver alone [and] Rite Aid has a handful of locations in the Denver area." (BusinessDen)

 

December 7, 2015

Every day retailers leverage their strong neighborhood bonds to feed some mighty and noble causes. Here are some — but not all — of our current favorites.

December 3, 2015

Attendance at the event, presented by Drug Store News, reached record levels, with 40 retailers and more than 240 supplier participants. 

December 2, 2015

Institutional Investor recently released its annual ranking of the corporate leaders as seen from investment professionals — the 2016 All-America Executive Team. Near the top of the list was CVS Health and its CEO Larry Merlo. 

December 1, 2015

The Philadelphia Business Journal is reporting that the Center City area of Philadelphia has just seen the opening of its first MinuteClinic at 1500 Spruce Street. The report notes that MinuteClinic operates 25 clinics in the Philadelphia region, which has seen steady growth in the past several years. (Philadelphia Business Journal)

November 24, 2015

With its holiday offerings, CVS/pharmacy is hoping to make it easy for shoppers to make it their one-stop shopping destination for healthier food options, entertaining and winter essentials to fight cough, cold and flu. 

November 23, 2015

CVS Health has opted to only offer one of the two new PCSK9 inhibitors on its CVS/caremark commercial formularies. 

November 19, 2015

“We pride ourselves on embracing and celebrating the rich diversity of our colleagues, customers and suppliers,” Lisa Bisaccia, EVP and chief human resources officer for CVS Health, said.

November 18, 2015

Among CVS/caremark members with such common chronic conditions as hypertension, 10% more members improved their medication adherence after enrolling online than those who didn’t. 

November 17, 2015
The 2015 Retail Health Innovation Challenge called on students to offer a two-minute pitch to a panel of judges, which included representatives from CVS Health, Johnson & Johnson’s McNeil Consumer Healthcare and the National Association of Chain Drug Stores.
November 16, 2015

For those patients receiving 90-day supplies of chronic medications, their MPR was 1.4 points higher than the control group as a result of using CVS/pharmacy's ReadyFill program. 

November 13, 2015

Together, Health is Primary and CVS Health will work to educate consumers about the medical neighborhood and how the different parts of the health care system play a role in keeping patients healthy.

November 11, 2015

Carbonated soft drinks have taken a back-seat to other beverage categories as consumers look to flavored still and sparkling waters with a lower calorie count and a healthier profile.

November 11, 2015

A third MinuteClinic in Springfield will begin seeing patients Nov. 18 and a fourth location will open in December. 

November 11, 2015

Lead by incredible 60% growth in the brow segment, the eye category has been a bright spot for mass market retailers.

November 6, 2015

CVS Health is a likely buyer for as many as 85% of any stores that will be required to be sold by Walgreens Boots Alliance/Rite Aid by the Federal Trade Commission. 

November 5, 2015

CVS Health plans to establish a support operation in the southeastern U.S. employing more than 100 pharmacists and 350 pharmacy technicians, the Orlando Sentinel reported Monday. "I, for one, am excited about getting 500 jobs in the pharmaceutical industry," reported Orlando Mayor Teresa Jacobs. (Orlando Sentinel

 

November 4, 2015

There are nearly 100 MinuteClinic locations in five New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.

November 2, 2015

As CVS Health continues to develop and expand its Registered Apprenticeship program, the company will explore how it can offer apprenticeship opportunities in additional fields, including logistics and digital as well.

November 2, 2015

Now through Nov. 28, CVS/pharmacy customers can support SU2C in stores nationwide by making a $1 or $3 donation at the register or by donating online at www.CVS.com/SU2C.

October 30, 2015

CVS Health's pharmacy same-store sales were up 4.6% and pharmacy same-store prescription volumes up 4.4% on a 30-day equivalent basis.