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Rite Aid expands COVID-19 vaccine age eligibility

Rite Aid expands COVID-19 vaccine age eligibility

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid announced it is administering COVID-19 vaccines to anyone 12 or older at all locations offering the Pfizer vaccine, following the latest guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Guardians for individuals under 18 can now schedule appointments using the Rite Aid scheduling tool found at www.RiteAid.com/covid-19. Those

Rite Aid to present at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Rite Aid to present at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

CAMP Hill, Pa. — Rite Aid Corp. announced today that Heyward Donigan, president and chief executive officer; Jim Peters, chief operating officer and Matt Schroeder, executive vice president and chief financial officer will participate in a fireside chat with investors at the on Monday, Jan. 11th at approximately 11:40 a.m. ET. The conference is a virtual

Pharmacy operators on chain drug industry’s 2021 outlook

Pharmacy operators on chain drug industry’s 2021 outlook

The year that was like no other is over, and pharmacy operators are looking forward to more normal times, at least starting around summer. One question is how much the elevated status of pharmacists during the pandemic will propel long-term gains for the profession. On the following pages top industry executives address that question and

Rite Aid unveils vision for the future of retail pharmacy

Rite Aid unveils vision for the future of retail pharmacy

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid launched its refreshed brand Monday with an advertising campaign focused on the chain’s commitment to becoming a total health care destination for consumers. The brand refresh also includes the retailer’s new logo that is rolling out across the chain. Other elements include whole health merchandise, a refreshed digital experience,

Rite Aid COO Jim Peters outlines company’s new strategy

Rite Aid COO Jim Peters outlines company’s new strategy

CAMP HILL, Pa. — During HLTH VRTL 2020, the leading, large-scale event for health care innovation held last month, Rite Aid chief operating officer Jim Peters highlighted the company’s RxEvolution and how it will reshape the chain drug store industry in a keynote address to the conference. HLTH brings together all the major stakeholders of

Two key leaders join Rite Aid to support RxEvolution

Two key leaders join Rite Aid to support RxEvolution

CAMP HILL, Pa.—Rite Aid Corp. has added two new executives to its management team, the company announced on Tuesday.  Roxanne Schwans has joined the company to lead market access and pharmacy purchasing  and Chris Bohrer has joined to build out Rite Aid’s health plan solutions business and strategic initiatives. Rite Aid continues to align key

Rite Aid unveils 2020 corporate social responsibility report

Rite Aid unveils 2020 corporate social responsibility report

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid  published on Monday  its second annual corporate social responsibility report, highlighting significant progress across environmental, social and governance (ESG) efforts, and demonstrating Rite Aid’s commitment to promoting whole-being health in the lives of customers, associates and communities. In particular, the report showed how Rite Aid’s efforts to offer cleaner,

Rite Aid partners with Instacart

Rite Aid partners with Instacart

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid announced on Tuesday a new partnership with Instacart, which will allow customers to conveniently order and receive essential health care and grocery items delivered directly to their homes during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Instacart delivery is now available from Rite Aid’s more than 2,400 locations across 18 states.

Rite Aid significantly expands COVID-19 testing

Rite Aid significantly expands COVID-19 testing

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid  announced that it will significantly expand its COVID-19 testing effort with the addition of 46 no-charge testing sites, most of which will operate through its stores’ drive-through windows, beginning May 11, 2020. Rite Aid is also expanding COVID-19 testing criteria at all testing sites to include adults who are

Rite Aid names Jim Peters COO

Rite Aid names Jim Peters COO

CAMP HILL, Pa.  – Rite Aid announced on Thursday the appointment of Jim Peters as the company’s chief operating officer. Peters will lead all aspects of Rite Aid’s pharmacy and clinical strategy development and execution; health plan, health system and strategic corporate relationships; marketing and merchandising; corporate development, strategy and communications. “Jim is a seasoned