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Aug 02, 2010, 08:30 ET

MinuteClinic Medical Walk-in Clinics at Select CVS/pharmacy Stores Offer One-Stop Shopping For Back-to-School Services

It's time for back-to-school physicals and immunizations, but it's not just for children. Most young adults beginning their freshmen year need to...

Jul 29, 2010, 08:00 ET

MinuteClinic Forms Clinical Affiliation With St. Vincent's HealthCare in Jacksonville

MinuteClinic, the retail health care division of CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS), and St. Vincent's HealthCare, a regional health system in Northeast...

Jun 02, 2010, 10:16 ET

MinuteClinic Offers Convenient Physicals for Athletes, Campers and Students Seven Days a Week

Parents of children heading to camp, sports practice or college this summer can turn to the walk-in MinuteClinic medical centers inside select...

May 19, 2010, 14:15 ET

MinuteClinic Names New Chief Nurse Practitioner Officer

MinuteClinic announced today that it has named Paulette J. Thabault, RNC, MS, JD, as its new Chief Nurse Practitioner Officer.  In this role,...

May 19, 2010, 08:00 ET

MinuteClinic Opens Walk-in Health Care Centers Inside CVS/pharmacy Stores in Hanover and Quincy

MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail-based health care centers in the United States, has expanded its Massachusetts-based...

May 10, 2010, 09:00 ET

Free A1c Tests Available at MinuteClinic to Help Diabetes Patients Monitor Blood Sugar Levels

Patients with diabetes seeking convenient A1c monitoring can receive a complimentary test at walk-in MinuteClinic medical centers inside select...

Apr 29, 2010, 11:00 ET

MinuteClinic Forms Strategic Affiliation with Catholic Healthcare West in Phoenix

MinuteClinic, the retail health care division of CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS), and Catholic Healthcare West (CHW), the eighth largest hospital provider...

Apr 15, 2010, 14:00 ET

MinuteClinic Helps Patients Breathe Easy and Take Control of Their Seasonal Allergies

As trees blossom and shed their pollen and grasses and weeds germinate in yards and fields across America, allergy sufferers are retreating indoors...

Apr 01, 2010, 08:00 ET

MinuteClinic Offers New Health Condition Monitoring Services for Patients With Diabetes, High Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure and Asthma

MinuteClinic, the largest provider of retail-based medical clinics in the United States, has introduced a series of convenient health condition...

Mar 25, 2010, 14:30 ET

MinuteClinic Names New Chief Medical Officer

MinuteClinic announced today that it has named Nancy J. Gagliano, M.D. as its new Chief Medical Officer.  In her new role, Dr. Gagliano will...

Dec 18, 2009, 09:30 ET

CVS MinuteClinic Now Providing H1N1 Vaccinations On Demand at all Locations in Maryland, North Carolina and Tennessee

MinuteClinic medical clinics in select CVS/pharmacy stores throughout Maryland, North Carolina and Tennessee are now offering H1N1 vaccinations...

Nov 24, 2009, 09:00 ET

MinuteClinic Opens First Retail Clinic in Washington, D.C. at CVS/pharmacy Store in Northeast

MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail-based health care in the United States, has opened its first retail health care center...

Nov 11, 2009, 11:12 ET

MinuteClinic Celebrates National Nurse Practitioner Week and Recognizes Role of Practitioners in Helping To Close Primary Care Gap

In celebration of National Nurse Practitioner Week (Nov. 8-14), MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail health care centers in the...

Nov 03, 2009, 09:00 ET

MinuteClinic Becomes Participating Provider With Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma

MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail health care in the United States, announced that it has become a participating provider...

Aug 31, 2009, 17:15 ET

MinuteClinic Says Rand Corporation Study in Annals of Internal Medicine Study on Quality, Affordable Care at Retail Clinics Affirms Internal Information

A new study by Rand Corporation, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, concludes retail clinics provide quality care at lower costs and...

Aug 17, 2009, 10:00 ET

MinuteClinic Introduces New Services Just In Time for Back to School

MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail-based health care in the United States, is making it easy and affordable for students to...

Aug 11, 2009, 10:00 ET

MinuteClinic Offers New Rapid Pink-Eye Test; Detects Viral Conjunctivitis Infections in Minutes

MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail-based health care in the United States, is now offering a first-of-its kind rapid...

Jul 27, 2009, 09:00 ET

American CareSource Holdings Increases ACS Network's Convenience and Quality With MinuteClinic Signing

American CareSource Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANCI), the nation's leading ancillary health care system, today announced the expansion of its...

Jun 24, 2009, 09:00 ET

MinuteClinic Becomes Participating Provider in All CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Plans

MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail health care in the United States, announced that it has become a participating provider in...

Apr 29, 2009, 09:00 ET

MinuteClinic is Educating Consumers About Swine Flu

--Flu Testing Services, Treatment and Prevention Available-- MinuteClinic, the pioneer and largest provider of retail health care centers in the...