CVS Health Responds to Request for Information on Trump Administration's Blueprint to Lower Drug...
Monday, July 16, 2018
Company underscores support for the Administration's goal and outlines steps it has taken to hold down drug costs for consumers
WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today submitted its comments in response to the Request for Information (RFI) on the Trump Administration's Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices. In a cover letter to Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Alex Azar summarizing the full comments submitted to HHS, the company underscored support for the Administration's goals and emphasized the industry-leading steps it has taken to hold down drug costs and bring innovative solutions to market to help consumers
"Until drug manufacturers reduce the high price they set…
Transforming U.S. Health Care: Merlo at Spotlight Health Festival
CVS Health CEO Larry Merlo and Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson share insights on the accelerated pace of change in health care and the innovation, technology, and competition play.
CVS Health Foundation Donates More than $330,000 to Help Combat Opioid Abuse in California
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Company also installs 62 safe medication disposal units inside CVS Pharmacy locations
WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) announced today that the CVS Health Foundation will award $330,000 in grants to community health centers in California focused on increasing access to opioid addiction treatment and recovery services. Concurrently, the company is expanding its safe medication disposal initiative in California, installing 62 safe medication disposal units in CVS Pharmacy locations across the state to help facilitate proper and timely disposal of opioids and other medications that could otherwise be diverted or misused
"Through the launch of our in-store safe medication disposal program at CVS Pharmacy locations in California…
CVS Health Expands Initiatives to Help Combat Opioid Abuse in Maryland
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Company launches safe medication disposal program at CVS Pharmacy locations and its Foundation pledges $85,000 to community health center to support addiction recovery
WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of CVS Health's (NYSE: CVS) national commitment to address and prevent opioid abuse and misuse, the company announced today it has installed 19 safe medication disposal units in CVS Pharmacy locations across Maryland and the CVS Health Foundation has provided $85,000 to Total Health Care in Baltimore, a community health center dedicated to supporting opioid addiction recovery
"Launching our in-store safe medication disposal program at CVS Pharmacy locations in Maryland will help remove unused prescription medications from medicine cabinets where…
CVS Health Expands Safe Medication Disposal Program to CVS Pharmacy Locations in Indiana
In-store drug disposal units, now in 49 Indiana CVS Pharmacy locations, provide the ability to safely dispose of unwanted or unused prescription drugs.
CVS Health Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 11, 2018 – CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) today announced that its board of directors has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.50 (50 cents) per share on the corporation’s common stock. The dividend is payable on August 1, 2018, to holders of record on July 25, 2018
About CVS Health
CVS Health is a pharmacy innovation company helping people on their path to better health. Through its more than 9,800 retail locations, more than 1,100 walk-in medical clinics, a leading pharmacy benefits manager with approximately 94 million plan members, a dedicated senior pharmacy care business serving more than one million patients per year, expanding specialty pharmacy services, and a…