Tag Archives: CVS

It’s a New Year, But Omnicare Continues to Disappoint

Continuing weak margins due to staffing struggles, recent generic introductions, and decreasing reimbursements remain the leading drivers of the poor results

Retail Pharmacies Struggling to Surviive

Recent examples of pharmacy  closures range from the national chains to the independent mom and pop pharmacies

CVS Health Initiatives include Chronic Kidney Care

CVS’s objective is to place consumers at the center of its strategy and help them achieve their best health by strengthening health care locally and making it simpler to use and understand

Walmart Health Focuses on Patient Care

Walmart Health, is an expansion of the clinics in response to CVS Health’s HealthHUB and Walgreens’ partnerships

CVS Health MinuteClinic’s Free Offer

CVS Health is now offering eligible members access to MinuteClinic® services at no cost to them. MinuteClinic is a walk-in clinic inside select CVS Pharmacy and Target stores and is the largest provider of retail health care in the United States – with over 1,100+ MinuteClinic locations in 33 states and D.C. MinuteClinic healthcare providers treat […]

Blink Health Strengthens Leadership Team to Remain Online Drug Discount Leader

Consumer use of drug discount programs has shown rapid growth since launch, led by companies such as GoodRx and Blink Health for uninsured or patients considered underinsured. Blink Health works to makes prescriptions affordable for everyone with the guaranteed lowest prices on nearly all generic medications commonly prescribed. As the first e-commerce service of its […]

CVS Pharmacy Initiatives Strengthen the Company’s Market Position

CVS Pharmacy Initiatives Strengthen the Company’s Market Position

UnitedHealth Group Building Pharmacy Business Through OptumRx

OptumRx acquired two pharmaceutical companies in the third quarter of 2018: Genoa Healthcare and Avella Specialty Pharmacy. Listen closely and you can hear Amazon’s footprints as the reason for these acquisitions. Amazon’s recent acquisition of PillPack has accelerated merger and consolidation activities among insurers and pharmacies. UnitedHealth Group is following the strategy seen earlier this year […]