November 1, 2013

Kroger’s Little Clinic is on a growth path. The company is looking to open as many as 50 new retail-based health clinics next year, according to published reports, as part of a clear health care play the retailer is making in the midst of healthcare reform.

We’ve said it before and we’re saying it again: 2014 will be the year of the retail clinic. Kroger currently has about 106 clinic locations and, by the end of 2013, the company looks to have nearly 120 clinics across six states. Next year, as many as 50 additional clinics will open their doors, according to reports.

November 2, 2012

More health insurers are credentialing nurse practitioners as primary care providers, but there is room for improvement, according to a recent national survey of health insurers.

April 25, 2011


ORLANDO, Fla. — Studies have indicated that the best people to get patients to adhere to their medication therapies are store pharmacists, while the second-best people are nurses. Thus, it’s only natural that getting nurses and pharmacists to collaborate will further improve adherence. The collaborative care track that The Drug Store News Group will introduce at the Retail Clinician Education Congress in August is a step in that direction.


September 12, 2010

This year’s third annual Retail Clinician Education Congress, which was held at the whimsically themed...

August 17, 2010

The Convenient Care Association and SMARTcare have teamed up to provide CCA member clinicians with...

July 8, 2010

Retail Clinician, in conjunction with the Convenient Care Association, is putting out a call for...

June 9, 2010

The Convenient Care Association has announced the creation of National Convenient Care Clinic Week, Aug....