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  1. Study finds that various financial incentives help smokers quitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... structured influences their effectiveness. The findings are the result of a year-long randomized trial among CVS Caremark (now CVS Health) employees that was conducted by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of ...

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  2. Prescription, health discounts availableRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Lumina News

    New Hanover County residents can get discounts on prescriptions, health care and dental visits through a program administered by the National Association of Counties. The programs, administered by CVS Caremark, are especially aimed at people without health insurance or those whose insurance doesn't cover certain medications or procedures.

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  3. BioDelivery Sciences International Provides Corporate Update and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | BioSpace

    BUNAVAILA buccal film showed a 25% average month-over-month growth in prescription sales over the quarter along with significant managed care wins Buprenorphine Depot Injection for the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence and chronic pain on track for year-end 2015 IND filing Nearly 11,000 prescriptions dispensed for BUNAVAIL during Q1 2015; 25% average month-over-month growth in prescription sales over the quarter Market access continues to improve with multiple significant managed care wins in the last 6 weeks including addition to Medicaid formularies in 8 states , for acceptance of NDA filing; additionally, up to a Primary endpoint in phase 3 clinical study not met ; several secondary efficacy endpoints statistically significant; positive safety profile Data analysis determined that key inclusion criteria of placebo period responsiveness and response to capsaicin were too broad ... (more)

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  4. CVS Puts Media Business Into ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Advertising Age

    ... it would stop selling cigarettes and tobacco products in its stores across the U.S. and change its name from CVS Caremark to CVS Health. The decision would cut the company's revenue by about $2 billion, but was widely applauded by the American ...

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  5. Retail Clinics Don't Threaten Primary Care, CVS Exec SaysRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | P&T Community

    Retail health isn't an isolated part of health care, and the industry should view it as part of the solution, according to Nancy Gagliano, MD, senior vice president of CVS Caremark and chief medical officer for CVS MinuteClinic, the largest retail clinic provider in the country. Gagliano, one of the panelists at this year's American Hospital Association's annual meeting, told attendees that retail clinics provide patients with access to basic health care, eliminating unnecessary visits to emergency rooms.

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  6. Which Rx Drug Plans Show Enrollment Growth, Losses?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Investor's Business Daily

    Six major prescription drug plans have shown increases in 2015, while four other top plans had declines, according to government data analyzed by Avalere Health, a health care advisory firm. , the largest plan by number of beneficiaries, fell from 3.7 million in 2014 to 3.6 million this year.

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  7. Pricey specialty medications drive CVS Health earnings growthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Modern Healthcare

    ... in an effort to be seen as more of a health provider, which prompted its decision to change its name from CVS Caremark and to stop selling tobacco products at any of its more than 7,800 stores beginning last September. Steven Ross Johnson joined ...

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  8. 's M&A Chatter for Thursday April 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Benzinga

    The Rumor : Omnicare Inc reportedly has received interest from Express Scripts Holding Co , CVS Health Corp. , Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. and McKesson Corp. , according to sources as reported by Bloomberg on Thursday. The sources say that initial bids for Omnicare are due in May and that Omnicare has hired Bank of America Corp. and Centerview Partners to explore options including a possible sale.

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  9. Taxpayers' Costs For Unregulated Drug Prescriptions Explode By 3,000 Percent In Three YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... doctor would have to demonstrate "medical necessity" for compounded medications before payment is approved by CVS Caremark , the state's health benefit manager. Any denial could be appealed by the patient. "I am convinced that there are bad actors ...

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  10. Orexo: Interim Report January-March 2015Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... with Independent Health Associates (Buffalo, NY) and a gain in market share with the two largest PBM"s, ESI and CVS Caremark. We have reached positive cash flow during the first quarter, further strengthening our financial position. However our ...

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  11. Porter County Public Records Request Raises Serious Questions About...Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Advance Indiana

    ... A Porter Co. council member, Jim Biggs, made a simple request to obtain a copy of the county's contract with CVS Caremark as part of his assignment by the council to review the costs of the county's self-funded health insurance plan. To Biggs' ...

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

    Apr 18, 2015 | 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.

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

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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 ...

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  14. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    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.

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  15. 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 ...

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  16. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    A 72-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday after she reportedly threatened two young children and slapped a sheriff's deputy in the face. Barbara Turnburke has stood at the help of the Food Bank of Greenwood County for five years and has announced she will step down as executive director on April 30. Woonsocket, RI The CVS Health Foundation, a private foundation created by CVS Health Corporation , today announced 55 new grant recipients as part of its multi-year, $5 million commitment to increase access to health care in communities nationwide.

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  17. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    Barbara Turnburke has stood at the help of the Food Bank of Greenwood County for five years and has announced she will step down as executive director on April 30. Woonsocket, RI The CVS Health Foundation, a private foundation created by CVS Health Corporation , today announced 55 new grant recipients as part of its multi-year, $5 million commitment to increase access to health care in communities nationwide. The grants were awarded through the CVS Health Foundation's partnerships with the National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics , the School-Based Health Alliance and the National Association of Community Health Centers .

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

    Apr 6, 2015 | 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.

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

    Apr 3, 2015 | GuruFocus.com

    One of the lesser-known investors on GuruFocus.com 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.

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

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    Q: I read your recent column on the cost of generic drugs for less than your co-pay (cour.at/1vO3W4B). 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...

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