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  1. Hinckley Village Board, residents discuss investing in pharmacyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ... plan to get 40 prescriptions a day was far-fetched. “I don't know. Right now, my prescriptions come from CVS Caremark,” he said. “I don't know if I would use it, I've already got my prescriptions set up. And [it] works fine. It ...


  2. UnitedHealth to acquire pharmacy benefits firm Catamaran in $12-billion dealRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    UnitedHealth said it plans to merge Catamaran Corp. with its existing pharmacy benefits management company, OptumRx. Above, UnitedHealth Group Inc.'s campus in Minnetonka, Minn.


  3. Healthcare ETFs Moving On UnitedHealth DealRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Benzinga

    The merger mania in biotech has been well documented, but as of late it has branching out to the healthcare insurance sector. On Monday, UnitedHealth Group Inc. agreed to buy the pharmacy benefits manager Catamaran Corp for $13 billion in cash or $61.50 a share a 27 percent premium over the stock's close of $48.32 a share last Friday.


  4. What Josh Fershee Believes About Corporate Governance: AnnotatedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Professor Bainbridge on Wine

    ... that respect for directors' business judgment allows for coexistence of companies of multiple views-from CVS Caremark and craigslist to Wal-Mart and Hobby Lobby-without necessarily violating any shareholder wealth maximization norms. [10] Finally, I ...


  5. UnitedHealth buys Catamaran for $12.8 bnRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    New York--UnitedHealth Group said Monday it will acquire smaller rival Catamaran for $12.8 billion, in a move they said would give them more pricing power in the pharmacy benefits business. UnitedHealth will combine Catamaran with its own pharmacy benefit manager OptumRx, which would propel the combined company to third place in the industry behind Express Scripts and CVS Caremark.


  6. With a bullet: Crude materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Catamaran in a $12.8 billion deal , amping up the fight with big pharmacy providers like Express Scripts and CVS Caremark. The payday loan industry's money-making model might be coming to an end . That model means consumers taking out back-to-back ...


  7. This I Believe: On Corporate Purpose and the Business Judgment RuleRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Business Law Prof Blog

    ... that respect for directors' business judgment allows for coexistence of companies of multiple views-from CVS Caremark and craigslist to Wal-Mart and Hobby Lobby-without necessarily violating any shareholder wealth maximization norms. Finally, I ...


  8. 7-Eleven is taking over Washington, one hot wing at a timeRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Washington Post

    ... but it had more locations (7,974) than most others on the list, putting it on par with Walgreens (7,998) and CVS Caremark (7,621), though well behind McDonald's (14,267). At local stores, signs outside promote Big Bite hot dogs or "melt" sandwiches, ...


  9. Issue 08-11-2014Read the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Chain Drug Review

    ... follow. Those predictions proved justified. TORONTO - Last month Loblaw announced changes in WOONSOCKET, R.I. - CVS Caremark Corp. has agreed to acquire Miami-based Navarro Discount Pharmacy, the largest Hispanic-owned drug chain in the United ...


  10. Issue 07-07-2014Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Chain Drug Review

    ... solutions and services. "Alain WOONSOCKET, R.I. - In an article published in a Health Affairs blog, CVS Caremark Corp. chief medical and scientific officers and others commented on a missing piece in the current approach to accountable health care ...


  11. Issue 06-16-2014Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Chain Drug Review

    ... interviews with government officials and contractors. The overhaul and its tight schedule WOONSOCKET, R.I. - CVS Caremark Corp. says it has reinvented the specialty patient experience with Specialty Connect, a prescription services program. ...


  12. Issue 06-02-2014Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Chain Drug Review

    In another sign of the expanding role of community pharmacists, CVS Caremark Corp. has formed clinical affiliations with four major regional health systems in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Georgia. CVS says the new initiatives are the first to include clinical collaborations with its MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics combined with data on interventions by GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. - Bridget-ann Hart has been promoted to president and chief executive officer of KPH Healthcare Services Inc., which operates Kinney Drugs.


  13. Issue 01-06-2014Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | Chain Drug Review

    ... Martindale; chairman and CEO John Standley; senior executive VP, CFO WOONSOCKET, R.I. - For almost a decade, CVS Caremark Corp. has been synonymous with the drive to expand the boundaries of community pharmacy. From the time of the CVS drug chain's ...


  14. 20+ jobs in social media and merchandising managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Mashable

    ... coordinate and implement campaigns to drive brand awareness, and bring the Animoto product to the masses! CVS Caremark is embarking on a bold digital agenda to transform health care and empower millions of customers on their path to better health. ...


  15. Loyalty reward, cross promotions could boost beverage salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Beverage Industry

    ... channel can turn to the technology behind loyalty and rewards programs. For example, Woonsocket, R.I.-based CVS Caremark's ExtraCare consumer loyalty program gives its members a personalized myWeekly Ad that highlights products and special offers ...


  16. Thrasher - RayfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Morning Journal

    ... in the administration department. Her fiance is a 2005 graduate of Westfield High School and is employed with CVS Caremark in Monroeville, Pennsylvania as a system administrator. Invitations will be sent for a July 4 wedding at Faith Community ...


  17. Precision Advisors Expands Strategic Team To Meet Business Growth...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | BioSpace

    Joining the team are "The shift by healthcare providers, insurers, and employers to quality- or value-based payment models is a driving force behind our commitment to create a new type of advisory consulting service," said , PharmD, executive vice president and managing partner of Precision Advisors. "We're thrilled to add Rachelle, Dominic, and Steve as we expand our distinguished team of thought leaders who have the real-world experience to evaluate and recommend strategies for life sciences companies in this changing competitive landscape."


  18. Abstract P216: The Association Between Reduction in Inflammation and...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Circulation

    Background: Potent anti-inflammatory RA treatments are associated with reduced cardiovascular risk as well as increases in low density lipoprotein . This apparent paradox may be explained by favorable changes in other lipid measurements.


  19. 20+ job openings in programming and senior managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Mashable

    ... on different levels from research to testing and evaluating business feasibility and technical feasibility. CVS Caremark is embarking on a bold digital agenda aimed at transforming health care and pharmacy leveraging new/emerging information digital ...


  20. Three top picks from CastleMoore's Hap SneddonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Globe and Mail

    The theme of best-of-breed in a company that straddles both consumer staples and health care continues with CVS Caremark. The company's strong momentum continues - it reported slightly better-than-expected Q4 earnings and reiterated its positive 2015 outlook.