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  1. Morningstar: Gilead Sciences To Grow Its Hepatitis C MarketRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Benzinga

    Gilead Sciences Inc. 's is fighting competition for its hepatitis C drugs by expanding its access to patients, an analyst told Benzinga Friday. Morningstar's Karen Andersen said that despite AbbVie Inc. 's launch of its competing hepatitis treatment viekira pak late last year, Gilead is "doing a great job of hanging on to patient access" partly by discounting prices.


  2. Karkenny joins Frazier Healthcare as an operating partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | PE Hub

    ... key $350 million acquisition creating the largest national home infusion company (which was eventually sold to CVS Caremark for approximately $2.1 billion), and developed the infrastructure to support rapid growth and led numerous initiatives to ...


  3. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 |

    Gov. Nikki Haley has appointed Melissa Tilden of Laurens to serve on the John de la Howe School Board of Trustees. The Raleigh, NC native is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she majored in French.


  4. SWAT congratulates CVS on tobacco decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | The Star

    ... the sale of tobacco products in an effort to improve the health of Gulf County. "I want to congratulate CVS Caremark for today's bold decision that will lead to better health. Removing cigarettes from their more than 700 locations in Florida is ...


  5. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 |

    Jeff Crisp's law enforcement career is not quite a decade old. In spite of his relatively short amount of time standing on the thin blue line, he is now charged with overseeing the administrative side of the Greenwood Police Department.


  6. At the Intersection of Convenience and HealthyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | CSP

    When CVS Health removed all tobacco products from its stores last fall, it was the biggest indication to date that something big is up with the nation's drug stores. This was no light decision for the nation's second-largest drug chain.


  7. This Investor Met Buffett In 1969 And Has Made Hundreds of Millions SinceRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 |

    One of the lesser-known investors on is John Pappajohn, a Greek immigrant who met Warren Buffett in 1969 and has earned 40% annual returns ever since. A self-made multi-hundred millionaire, Pappajohn is an active investor with a portfolio that should fascinate any investor looking to beat the market long term.


  8. She Can't Afford To Take Her MedicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Hartford Courant

    Q: I read your recent column on the cost of generic drugs for less than your co-pay ( My prescription plan at work is with CVS Caremark. One of the prescriptions that I need to take for my high blood pressure is Edecrin, but the cost of this drug is going to cause me to be...


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

    Monday Mar 30 | 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 ...


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

    Monday Mar 30 | 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.


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

    Monday Mar 30 | 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.


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

    Monday Mar 30 | 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 ...


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

    Monday Mar 30 | 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.


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

    Monday Mar 30 | 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 ...


  15. 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 ...


  16. 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, ...


  17. 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 ...


  18. 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 ...


  19. 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. ...


  20. 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.