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2014-10-16 23:12:00

The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging managers at a pharmacy benefit management company (PBM) to call them at 866-714-6466 if they have well documented proof the management company is involved in unjustly billing Medicaid or Medicare for pharmacy bills that should have been paid by a private insurance company, because this type of information can produce million dollar rewards, as was recently demonstrated. http://CorporateWhistleblowerCenter.Com (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The...

2014-10-16 08:31:39

Data published in The American Journal of Managed Care based on quality of care measures from RAND and professional medical organizations WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New data from CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) demonstrates the excellent quality of care delivered at MinuteClinic retail medical clinics for three common acute conditions - ear infections, strep throat and urinary tract infections. Results on these measures suggest that care is the same, and in some cases...

2014-10-14 23:01:36

iMedicare Saves Time And Money For All Customers Largo, Florida (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 One of the most serious problems that many patients have is deciding which Medicare Part D Plan that they will choose. Rx Care Pharmacy announces its association with iMedicare software, which allows the pharmacist to compare Part D plans in closed networks as well as those specific to his pharmacy. It integrates with the pharmacy's existing customer information so that he/she knows exactly what...

2014-10-14 08:32:32

Patients can receive personalized plan comparisons in-store or online to find a Medicare plan that meets their individual needs WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), announced today that it will offer its senior patients an easy way to compare Medicare Part D prescription drug plans during the Annual Enrollment Period of October 15 to December 7, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100816/NE50800LOGO All...

2014-10-06 16:27:26

CVS Health sponsors October Issue of Health Affairs featuring articles focused on specialty pharmacy WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) researchers examine the reasons for dramatic increases in spending on specialty medications and discuss tools to help manage these escalating costs in an article published in the October issue of Health Affairs. CVS Health data shows that between 2012 and 2013, spending on specialty drugs increased by 15.6...

2014-10-01 08:30:45

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health is thanking its 26,000 pharmacists during October's American Pharmacists Month for their role in changing the way health care is delivered to increase access, lower costs and improve quality in the Company's retail pharmacies, mail service pharmacies and specialty pharmacies nationwide. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140905/143585 "Last month, we changed our company name to CVS Health to reflect our broader health care...

2014-09-24 08:28:28

Clinical collaboration with CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic will increase access to care and help improve medication adherence for patients WOONSOCKET, R.I., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) announced today it has entered into new clinical affiliations with three leading academic medical centers to enhance access to high-quality, affordable health care services for patients. The collaborating medical centers include the University of Maryland Medical System,...

2014-09-19 12:25:12

Locations Inside Select CVS/pharmacy stores in Five Locations WOONSOCKET, R.I., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics are opening inside select CVS/pharmacy stores in the Memphis metropolitan area. Three clinics opened in Memphis and Cordova earlier this month. A fourth clinic will be added in Springfield on September 24 and a fifth clinic in Bartlett is expected to open October 22. MinuteClinic is the largest and fastest growing provider of walk-in medical...

2014-09-17 23:06:51

Analysts interviewed for the Sept. 12 issue of Atlantic Information Services’s Drug Benefit News agree that despite concerns, the strategy is here to stay. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 In ongoing coverage of formulary exclusion lists, Atlantic Information Services, Inc.’s Drug Benefit News (DBN) continues to find criticism surrounding the tactic. As first reported in its Aug. 8 issue, CVS Caremark Corp. and Express Scripts Holding Co.’s formulary exclusion lists for...

2014-09-17 08:29:54

Data shows recent plateau and drop in therapy utilization, but experts suggest new surge upon pending approval of new regimens WOONSOCKET, R.I., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An analysis done by the CVS Health Research Institute provides insights regarding patients taking Sovaldi® (sofosbuvir), a new and expensive treatment for Hepatitis C introduced in December. The data shows that over the last several months (May through August 2014) there has been a plateau and actual...


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