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.

June 7, 2016

A recently released Dunnhumby report helps solve the consumer loyalty crisis in healthcare, noted the Cincinnati Business Courier in a report published Tuesday. It helps explain why health systems like UC Health or TriHealth are exploring collaborative agreements with Kroger's Little Clinic or CVS Health's MinuteClinic, the report noted. “The younger generations are very willing to engage in the more convenient platforms,” Cara Pratt, Dunnhumbyu SVP specialty retail and sector expansion, told the Courier. And “there isn’t a real sense of loyalty with consumers when it comes to primary care physicians.” (Cincinnati Business Courier

June 6, 2016

Both CVS Pharmacy stores and MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics in the area have vaccines available to protect patients against measles.

June 1, 2016

In addition to being named to the CIO 100, CVS Health's EVP and chief information officer has been inducted into CIO Hall of Fame.

May 31, 2016

The American Diabetes Association on Tuesday named CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, the exclusive drug store for "Partner in Healthy Living," a new initiative with the nation's leading voluntary health organization committed to advancing the research, prevention, care and treatment of diabetes.

May 26, 2016

The service has been rolled out to all MinuteClinics inside CVS Pharmacy Locations and Long Drugs in Hawaii, and the company plans to roll it out to Target-based clinics later this year.

May 25, 2016

CVS Health’s efforts to dispense opioid overdose reversal drug naloxone without a prescription has already come to 23 states and the company has announced plans to expand to seven more over the course of the summer.

May 24, 2016

Forbes recently reported on CVS Health’s efforts to curb opioid abuse, highlighting its push to provide naloxone — the drug that reverses an opioid overdose — without a prescription through its pharmacies in 20 states by the end of the year, with plans to do so in all 50 states. The magazine spoke to CVS Health VP professional services Tom Davis about the efforts, and Davis notes that “when dispensing naloxone, our pharmacists counsel patients and caregivers on a number of important points including: identifying an overdose, the importance of calling 911, giving rescue breaths, administering naloxone and remaining with the patient until help arrives.” (Forbes)

May 24, 2016

As a result of the initiative, the 60,000 veterans enrolled in Dept. of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System can be referred to MinuteClinic for acute health services.

May 23, 2016

CVS Pharmacy president Helena Foulkes announced the move on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Friday, noting that it would begin rolling out in early June, eventually reaching all 7,900 locations.

May 23, 2016
FDGard uses caraway and peppermint oils to manage functional dyspepsia among the one-in-six adults estimated to suffer from the condition.