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CVS Health plans real-time benefits visibility

CVS Health plans real-time benefits visibility

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health has announced that its pharmacy benefits manager (PBM), CVS Caremark, will begin providing real-time visibility to member-specific medication costs and available lower-cost therapeutic alternatives at the point of prescribing and at the pharmacy. This enhanced visibility to the patient’s benefit across all points of care can help eliminate potential dispensing delays, improve

Rite Aid enters PBM business via acquisition

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid Corp. has broadened and deepened its health care footprint by agreeing to acquire pharmacy benefits manager Envision Pharmaceutical Services (EnvisionRx) for around $2 billion in cash and stock from TPG, a private investment firm. The transaction, which has been approved by the boards of directors of both companies, is