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Aug 28, 2014, 10:00 ET September is Senior Vaccination Month at CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic

In recognition of the increased risks that seniors have of developing health complications from the flu, pneumonia, shingles and other illnesses,...


Aug 27, 2014, 08:30 ET CVS Caremark Announces New Clinical Affiliation with MedStar Health

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today it has entered into a new clinical affiliation with MedStar Health, a leading health care system with ten...


Aug 18, 2014, 08:30 ET CVS Caremark's Accordant Health Services Receives NCQA Disease Management Accreditation

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today that its Accordant Health Services division has received full NCQA Patient and Practitioner Oriented Disease ...


Jul 21, 2014, 08:00 ET CVS Caremark JAMA Commentary: New Hepatitis C Treatments Highlight Need to Control Costs of High-Priced Specialty Medications

A new Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) commentary published online today and scheduled to appear in the August 13 print edition...


Jul 16, 2014, 08:30 ET CVS Caremark Announces New Clinical Affiliations with Four Major Health Care Providers

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today it has entered into new clinical affiliations with four major health care providers to enhance access to...


Jul 14, 2014, 07:13 ET CVS Caremark adquirirá Navarro Discount Pharmacy

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) hoy anunció que ha concluido un acuerdo definitivo para la adquisición de los activos de Navarro Discount Pharmacy, con...


Jul 14, 2014, 04:10 ET CVS Caremark to Purchase Navarro Discount Pharmacy

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Miami-based Navarro Discount...


Jul 08, 2014, 01:16 ET CVS Caremark joins American Heart Association to Promote Health in the Workplace

Today, Larry J. Merlo, President and CEO of CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS), along with CEOs from more than a dozen of America's largest corporations and...


Jun 27, 2014, 08:30 ET SilverScript Insurance Company Announces Collaborations with Accountable Care Organizations to Improve Pharmacy Care for Medicare Part D Members

SilverScript Insurance Company, a CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) company, announced today that it has entered into collaborations with seven Accountable...


Jun 26, 2014, 10:30 ET CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic Providing Pertussis Vaccinations in all California Locations in Response to the State's Whooping Cough Epidemic

As the state of California's whooping cough epidemic continues, CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic are offering the pertussis vaccine at all of its...


Jun 25, 2014, 11:00 ET CVS Caremark Receives Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles® Award from National Business Group on Health

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) was honored today by the National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, for its...


Jun 25, 2014, 09:47 ET CVS Caremark Comments in Health Affairs Blog on Role of Pharmacy and Retail-based Clinics in Accountable Care Models

In an article published today in the Health Affairs blog, CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) chief medical and scientific officers and others commented on a...


Jun 16, 2014, 09:00 ET CVS Caremark Receives NCQA Certification for Utilization Management

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today that it was certified by NCQA in Utilization Management. NCQA Utilization Management Certification focuses...


Jun 05, 2014, 09:00 ET CVS Caremark CEO to Address Detroit Economic Club on Reinventing Pharmacy for Better Health

Larry J. Merlo, President and CEO of CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS), will be the guest speaker at a meeting of the Detroit Economic Club today. During his...


Jun 02, 2014, 09:00 ET CVS/pharmacy Extends Commitment to Helping People Live Tobacco-Free Lives with New In-store Fundraising Campaign to Support the American Lung Association

CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Caremark Corporation, today announced an in-store fundraising campaign to help fight the #1 cancer killer of ...


May 28, 2014, 08:30 ET CVS Caremark Launches Innovative Specialty Connect™ Program at all CVS/pharmacy Locations

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) has reinvented the specialty patient experience with Specialty Connect™, a specialty prescription services program. The...


May 19, 2014, 09:00 ET CVS Caremark Publishes 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) today released its 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, which showcases the company's CSR strategy – its...


May 15, 2014, 08:30 ET CVS Caremark Announces New Clinical Affiliations with Four Major Regional Health Systems

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today it has entered into new clinical affiliations with four major regional health systems to enhance access to...


May 12, 2014, 08:30 ET Coram CVS/Specialty Infusion Services Opens New Branch Pharmacy And Infusion Suite In El Paso, TX

Coram CVS/specialty infusion services announces the opening of a new branch pharmacy in El Paso, Texas that will serve the Big Bend, Panhandle, and...


May 09, 2014, 11:00 ET Coram CVS/Specialty Infusion Services Opens New Branch Pharmacy in Richmond, VA

Coram CVS/specialty infusion services announces the opening of a new branch pharmacy in Richmond, Virginia that will serve the state from...


Apr 10, 2014, 10:30 ET CVS Caremark Reports Traditional Drug Trend Increased by Just 0.8 Percent in 2013 While Overall Prescription Drug Trend is Up 3.8 Percent

CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) today released its annual Insights report, which reviews drug trend and highlights key issues in pharmacy care. In 2013,...


Apr 09, 2014, 08:30 ET Study Commissioned by CVS Caremark Highlights Opportunities to Significantly Reduce Spending on Costly Specialty Medications

Specialty medications present a challenge for payers as costs for these expensive drugs consume an increasing portion of overall health care spending....


Apr 08, 2014, 01:22 ET CVS Caremark Finalizes Previously Announced Settlement with Securities and Exchange Commission

CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS) announced today that it has finalized with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) a settlement previously...


Feb 17, 2014, 12:00 ET CVS Caremark To Present At The RBC Capital Markets Global Healthcare Conference

CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS) today announced that Dave Denton, executive vice president and chief financial officer of CVS Caremark, will be...


Feb 13, 2014, 08:30 ET CVS Caremark Research Identifies Optimal Elements of Effective Value-Based Insurance Design (VBID) Plans

New research conducted by CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) and Brigham and Women's Hospital published online today in Health Affairs, identifies five key...