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  1. Rite Aid Dives On Generic Drug Reimbursement WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Investor's Business Daily

    ... ting rates stocks in five areas, with extra weight on earnings and stock price strength. (NYSE: CVS ), formerly CVS Caremark, is near the top of the group with an 83 ranking. This month CVS announced its name change as it ended tobacco sales.

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  2. November opening anticipated for newest CVS store in StamfordRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News Times

    First it was the decision to stop selling tobacco products, then this month a name change, but one thing hasn't changed -- CVS Health's strategy to continue construction of stores across the country, including Stamford. The Woonsocket, R.I.-based pharmacy business, which has said the decision to stop selling tobacco products will reduce its annual revenue by $2 billion, this month changed its name from CVS Caremark, and now it is finishing up construction of its newest store in Stamford -- this one on High Ridge Road north of Turn of River Road.

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  3. Study Shows Downward Trend In Sovaldi UtilizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Medical Daily

    ... for nearly 2,000 patients who filled prescriptions for Sovaldi since December. The patients were managed by CVS Caremark, the CVS Health pharmacy benefit management business. Hepatitis C kills more than 15,000 Americans each year, mostly from ...

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  4. CVS Health Research Institute Provides First Look at Treatment with New Hepatitis C TherapiesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Applied Clinical Trials

    Data shows recent plateau and drop in therapy utilization, but experts suggest new surge upon pending approval of new regimens Therapy discontinuation rates were nearly four times higher than in clinical trials, pointing to importance of focusing on medication adherence strategies CVS/Caremark specialty pharmacy support results in higher rates of medication adherence for patients undergoing therapy Data shows recent plateau and drop in therapy utilization, but experts suggest new surge upon pending approval of new regimens Therapy discontinuation rates were nearly four times higher than in clinical trials, pointing to importance of focusing on medication adherence strategies /PRNewswire/ -- An analysis done by the CVS Health Research Institute provides insights regarding patients taking Sovaldi , a new and expensive treatment for Hepatitis C introduced in December.

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  5. Coming SoonRead the original story

    Wednesday | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... nations. A study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine , the result of a collaboration between CVS Caremark and scientists at the Brigham and Women's Hospital and the Harvard Medical School, compared patient adherence to brand name versus ...

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  6. Acquisition Of Navarro To Expand CVS' Hispanic Customer Base & Specialty Drugs ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Forbes.com

    ... to investing ideas that will help make you wiser and richer. Most articles will contain actionable advice. CVS Caremark completed its purchase of Miami-based Navarro Discount Pharmacy, the largest Hispanic-owned drugstore chain in the U.S., last ...

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  7. Cheaper Generic Statins Beat Brand-Name Statins in Adherence and OutcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Forbes.com

    ... published in Annals of Internal Medicine , Joshua Gagne and colleagues at the Brigham and Women's Hospital and CVS Caremark (the study was funded by generic manufacturer Teva Pharmaceuticals) compared data from 83,731 people who started a ...

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  8. Court OKs class action lawsuit against CVS and AIG over MedPartners fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Business Journal

    The Alabama Supreme Court has ruled that a lawsuit against CVS and AIG stemming from the MedPartners accounting scandal in the 1990s can proceed as a class-action. The Alabama Supreme Court ruled last week that a lawsuit against insurer AIG and pharmacy giant CVS Caremark can proceed as a class-action suit.

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  9. CVS Caremark Upgraded by Cowen and Company to OutperformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... other firms have also recently commented on CVS. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a "neutral" rating on shares of CVS Caremark in a research note on Tuesday, August 12th. They now have a $82.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan ...

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  10. 3 Reasons CVS Health Corporation's Stock Could FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Motley Fool

    ) . The large pharmacy benefits manager and drugstore chain recently switched its name from CVS Caremark. A new identity as a "pharmacy innovation company" and a major focus on positioning itself as a leader in healthcare are also part of the ...

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  11. Philly cigarette tax bill tops agenda as Pa. lawmakers returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Philly.com

    One of the nation's biggest pharmacy chains, CVS Caremark, announced today, Feb. 5, 2014, that it will clear its shelves of cigars, cigarettes, and other tobacco products this year, giving up almost $2 billion in sales in order to brand itself as a health care company rather than a convenience store. HARRISBURG - It's do-or-die for a new cigarette tax to help Philadelphia schools, as well as scores of other bills, when the state legislature returns from its summer break Monday.

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  12. CVS Health upgraded at CowenRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Theflyonthewall.com

    CVS Caremark changes name to CVS Health CVS Caremark announced that it is changing its corporate name to CVS Health to reflect its broader health care commitment and its expertise in driving the innovations needed to shape the future of health. Larry J. Merlo, president and CEO, CVS Health announced, "For our patients and customers, health is everything and CVS Health is changing the way health care is delivered to increase access, lower costs and improve quality.

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  13. On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade SummaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... see 2H revenue growth following recent divestitures and recent contract momentum. Both are Outperform rated. CVS Caremark changes name to CVS Health CVS Caremark announced that it is changing its corporate name to CVS Health to reflect its broader ...

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  14. Alabama Supreme Court affirms class-action status for $3.2 billion investor lawsuit against CVS CaremarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Alabama Live

    The Alabama Supreme Court last week agreed with a Jefferson County judge that a lawsuit against CVS Caremark Corp. can be treated as a class-action to represent about 70,000 investors who claim they lost $3.2 billion in a 1990s securities fraud. The class-action stems from 21 lawsuits filed by investors in 1998 against MedPartners, a health company founded by former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy.

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  15. Podcast: Greenway Health CEO Tee Green on interoperability, consumerism and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Neil Versel's Healthcare IT Blog

    ... how pharmacies are reshaping themselves as true healthcare companies. (This interview also comes in the wake of CVS Caremark ending its sale of tobacco products and changing its name to CVS Health.) I also had a lot of questions about ...

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  16. At Romeoville murder trial, mom tells of attempt to track down runaway daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Chicago Tribune

    ... on the fourth day of testimony in Maya's trial. She testified she has been on medical leave from her job at CVS Caremark since the shooting. She said her right hand gets numb, she can't grip things well and she has has pain in her shoulder and neck. ...

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  17. CVS Changes Name and Ends Tobacco SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Patch.com

    "Health is everything and CVS Health is changing the way health care is delivered to increase access, lower costs and improve quality," said company CEO Larry Merlo in a statement . CVS Health, formerly known as CVS Caremark, is the first national pharmacy chain to halt the sale of tobacco and related products.

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  18. CVS Pulls Tobacco Products From ShelvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Patch.com

    ... almost a month earlier than anticipated. CVS announced earlier this year it intended to change its name from CVS Caremark to CVS Health and would pull tobacco from its estimated 7,700 drugstores by Oct. 1. The move came earlier, however, as some ...

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  19. Retailers Make 'Minimal Progress' on Carbon TargetsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Environmental Leader

    Retailers such as Carrefour, Costco, Ikea, Tesco and Walmart should aim for more comprehensive carbon disclosures and collaborate to define meaningful GHG emissions reduction strategies for the industry, according to Verdantix. The analysis of GHG emissions by Verdantix, Carbon Strategy Benchmark: Retail Sector , covers grocery retailers Aeon, Carrefour, Costco, John Lewis, Metro Group, Tesco, Walmart and Whole Foods; home improvement stores Ikea and Home Depot; drugstore chain CVS Caremark; and apparel firms H&M, LVMH and TJX Companies.

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  20. Verdantix Carbon Strategy Benchmark For Global Retailers Finds...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Business Wire

    Retailers such as Carrefour, Costco, IKEA, Tesco and Walmart should aim for more comprehensive carbon disclosures and collaborate to define meaningful GHG emissions reduction strategies for the industry. The detailed analysis of GHG emissions by independent analyst firm Verdantix , covers grocery retailers Aeon, Carrefour, Costco, John Lewis, Metro Group, Tesco, Walmart and Whole Foods; home improvement stores IKEA and The Home Depot; drugstore chain CVS Caremark; and apparel firms H&M, LVMH and TJX Companies.

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