pharmacy

CVS looks for a slice of the healthcare pie

Apr 22, 2014
CVS says it will soon process health insurance payments at its more than 7,000 locations.
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CVS to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco by Oct. 1

Feb 5, 2014
The realization that cigarettes and pharmacies are a very odd pairing.
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Drugstore chains push for earlier flu shots

Sep 4, 2013
The week after Labor Day may seem early to be thinking about getting a flu shot, but the shots have been available for a few weeks and drugstore chains like Walgreens and CVS are already offering incentives.
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Pharmacies look to leverage flu shots

Jan 8, 2013
Drug store chains see flu shots as step towards increased health care offerings.
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Walgreens to buy major stake in drugstore chain Boots

Jun 19, 2012
The merger would result in the first truly global pharmacy drugstore business with 11,000 stores in 12 countries.
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An overdose of pharmacy students

May 21, 2012
Just five years ago, universities rushed to open pharmacy schools to fill a projected need. But baby boomer pharmacists are delaying retirement.
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