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CVS Health reaches agreement in principle for global opioid settlement

CVS Health reaches agreement in principle for global opioid settlement

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health announced Wednesday that it has agreed in principle to a financial resolution designed to substantially resolve all opioid lawsuits and claims against the company by states, political subdivisions, such as counties and cities, and tribes in the United States. If all conditions are satisfied and the non-monetary terms – which

Dr. Amar Desai to lead new health care organization at CVS

Dr. Amar Desai to lead new health care organization at CVS

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health has appointed Dr. Amar Desai as president, Health Care Delivery, effective October 17. He will lead the newly formed Health Care Delivery organization, overseeing implementation of key areas of the company’s health services and care delivery strategy. “This new organization will leverage the strength of the CVS Health portfolio to develop

CVS Health reports progress in goal to reduce suicide attempts by 2025

CVS Health reports progress in goal to reduce suicide attempts by 2025

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health announced this week its milestone progress against the goal set last year of reducing Aetna member suicide attempts 20% by 2025. Suicide is the second leading cause of death for people between the ages of 10 and 34. It does not have to be. Nearly all people (90%) who die by suicide

CVS completes rollout of time delay safes in three southern states

CVS completes rollout of time delay safes in three southern states

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — As part of an ongoing commitment to support law enforcement and help build safer communities, CVS Health announced the installation of time delay safe technology in all 213 CVS Pharmacy locations, including those in Target stores, across three states in the southern U.S. The states and corresponding number of pharmacy locations include

CVS Health appoints Dr. Jeffrey Balser to board

CVS Health appoints Dr. Jeffrey Balser to board

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health has appointed Dr. Jeffrey Balser to serve on the board of directors  of CVS Health, effective immediately. He has also been named to the Board’s Medical Affairs Committee. “Dr. Balser’s extensive experience in a wide range of roles across health care organizations will be an invaluable asset for the Board,”

CVS Health/Morning Consult survey looks at mental health issues

CVS Health/Morning Consult survey looks at mental health issues

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — A recent CVS Health/Morning Consult survey of American parents and educators of adolescents (age 13-17) found that both groups play a critical role in adolescents’ lives as a go-to resource for conversations around mental health and support for getting care. Mental Health Concerns for Parents and Educators Key findings include: Educators report

CVS Health to acquire Signify Health

CVS Health to acquire Signify Health

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health and Signify Health have entered into a definitive agreement under which CVS Health will acquire Signify Health for $30.50 per share in cash, representing a total transaction value of approximately $8 billion. Signify Health is a leader in Health Risk Assessments, value-based care and provider enablement. With a network of more than

Aetna empowers local organizations to help Texans lead healthier lives

Aetna empowers local organizations to help Texans lead healthier lives

IRVING, Texas — Aetna Medicaid, a CVS Health company, announced that it provided donations totaling $450,000 to four community health partners across the state. The donations are supporting the important work of health care providers and amplifying the impact community organizations have on meeting needs, ranging from digital literacy to peer support for families of individuals with

CVS to invest $18.9 million in affordable housing in Columbus

CVS to invest $18.9 million in affordable housing in Columbus

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health announced a $18.9 million investment to build and rehab 150 affordable housing units in Columbus, Ohio as part of the company’s commitment to advancing health equity by addressing social determinants of health at the local level. “We’re committed to addressing housing insecurities and other social determinants of health in communities

CVS completes rollout of time delay safes in five western states

CVS completes rollout of time delay safes in five western states

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — As part of an ongoing commitment to support law enforcement and help build safer communities, CVS Health on Wednesday announced the installation of time delay safe technology in all 106 CVS Pharmacy locations, including those in Target stores, across five states in the western U.S. The states and corresponding number of pharmacy locations

CVS Health buying renewable energy

CVS Health buying renewable energy

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health recently announced a 15-year agreement to purchase enough solar power to run the equivalent of 309 CVS Health store locations in Illinois and Ohio. The agreement with the clean power company Constellation calls for CVS Health to receive renewable energy and renewable energy certificates equal to a 42-megawatt share of

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