Tag: CVS


CVS Health To Hire 50,000 Workers Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

March 23, 2020

Via: Forbes

Drugstore giant CVS Health will hire 50,000 full and part-time workers and award bonuses for certain employees working to meet “unprecedented” need as the U.S. grapples with the outbreak of the Coronavirus strain Covid-19. Calling it the “most ambitious hiring […]

Innovation, Patient Experience

Uber And Lyft Launch New Services To Address Social Determinants Of Health

March 5, 2020

Via: Forbes

Ride share giants Uber and Lyft are rolling out an array of new products and services as medical care providers and health insurers look to improve health outcomes and increase patient satisfaction by addressing social determinants of health. On Thursday, […]


Why Pharmacies Are About To Be Hit Hard By Disruption

January 24, 2020

Via: Forbes

Pharmaceutical distribution vary from country to country, but all of them are subject factors that make genuine competition in the sale of prescription drugs a complex matter. The need to verify that the patient requesting a given medicine has obtained […]


CVS to close 22 drugstores next year

November 6, 2019


CVS Health will close 22 “underperforming” drugstores early next year in addition to the 46 stores it shuttered earlier this year, the company said Wednesday in a regulatory filing. The locations weren’t disclosed. The company recorded a $96 million impairment […]


Walmart pharmacies likely to leave CVS network because of pricing dispute

January 15, 2019


Walmart pharmacies are expected to leave the drugstore networks offered by CVS because of an ongoing pricing dispute. Anyone with CVS-administered drug benefits and Medicaid enrollees with CVS drug coverage will be affected if the split happens, CVS said Tuesday. […]


How Amazon’s entry into healthcare could impact the industry

June 29, 2018

Via: Health Data Management

Amazon’s plan to buy PillPack, an online pharmacy startup, will disrupt the status quo for traditional consumer-facing approaches for selling prescription drugs and medical supplies. PillPack’s pharmacy services and IT expertise, melded with Amazon’s retailing reach and domination, will inject […]


Integration of Digital Health Tools for Pharmacy

February 8, 2016

Via: HitConsultant

CVS has been a dominate force in the retail pharmacy market for some time—but could the popular retail chain become the next major player in the digital health movement? According to its Chief Digital Officer Brian Tilzer, it’s getting there. […]


CVS Opens Digital Innovation Lab in Boston

June 19, 2015

Via: Healthcare Informatics

CVS Health has announced the official opening of its Digital Innovation Lab in Boston, with the aim to develop digital services and personalized capabilities that offer an accessible and integrated personal pharmacy and health experience. According to CVS officials, primary […]