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Publix donates $250,000 to support Hurricane Dorian relief efforts

Publix donates $250,000 to support Hurricane Dorian relief efforts

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Charities is making a $250,000 donation to the American Red Cross and United Way to help fund relief efforts for areas impacted by Hurricane Dorian. In addition, Publix is activating a register campaign to allow customers to assist those affected by the storm by donating any amount during checkout

Publix appoints Harris VP of manufacturing

Publix appoints Harris VP of manufacturing

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets has promoted director of manufacturing Doug Harris to the position of vice president of manufacturing. He will succeed Jeff Stephens, who is retiring on May 1. In his new role, Harris will oversee the efforts of Publix’s manufacturing businesses, which include seven fresh production plants and printing services. “Doug

Publix donates $250,000 for Hurricane Michael recovery

Publix donates $250,000 for Hurricane Michael recovery

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Charities is making an initial $250,000 donation to the American Red Cross and United Way to help fund relief efforts for areas impacted by Hurricane Michael. Additionally, Publix Super Markets is now offering customers and associates a way to directly assist those affected. This program comes on the heels

Publix pharmacies introduce Next Best Thing to Free

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. is offering a new prescription drug program called Next Best Thing to Free, by which it will sell 29 common generic medications for $7.50 for a three-month supply. Regardless of insurance coverage, Publix Pharmacy will dispense selected medications for the same out-of-pocket cost to help individuals get the

Publix opens telehealth clinics in Tampa area

Publix opens telehealth clinics in Tampa area

 LAKELAND and CLEARWATER, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. and BayCare Health System have opened the first two of more than two dozen telehealth clinics at Publix pharmacies. Called Walk-In Care Provided by BayCare, the clinics feature a private room with an interactive kiosk that enables Publix customers to receive non-urgent medical care from board-certified physicians

Publix Pharmacy program offers generics for $7.50

Publix Pharmacy program offers generics for $7.50

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. has begun providing up to a 90-day supply of commonly prescribed generic drugs for $7.50. The food and drug retailer said Tuesday that the new Publix Pharmacy program includes 29 generic medications in 85 dosage options. The drugs include highly prescribed treatments for heart health/cardiovascular, diabetes, cholesterol, mental health,

Publix proceeds with innovative care partnership

Publix proceeds with innovative care partnership

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Pharmacy has in place the first piece of a three-pronged partnership with BayCare Health System, which serves the Tampa Bay and central Florida region. Publix Super Markets Inc. said Thursday that Publix retail pharmacies are now open at St. Anthony’s Hospital’s Suncoast Medical Clinic in St. Petersburg, St. Joseph’s Hospital in

It’s a milestone for Publix: 1,000th pharmacy

It’s a milestone for Publix: 1,000th pharmacy

Publix Super Markets Inc. has reached a milepost with the opening of its 1,000th pharmacy. The pharmacy is inside Publix’s new store at the Arcadia Crossings Shopping Center in Arcadia, Fla., located outside Port Charlotte about midway between Bradenton-Sarasota and Lake Okeechobee. Overall, employee-owned Publix operates 1,147 supermarkets in Florida (which has 773 of the

Publix Pharmacy branches out in delivery of care

Publix Pharmacy branches out in delivery of care

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Pharmacy is working with BayCare Health System to provide a range of pharmacy and health care destinations in the Tampa Bay and central Florida region. Publix Super Markets Inc. said Friday that the partnership will initially include BayCare-bannered telehealth centers in various Publix stores, BayCare screening kiosks in all Publix locations

Pharmacy retailers win Rx adherence challenge

Pharmacy retailers win Rx adherence challenge

MINNETONKA, Minn. — Publix Super Markets, Albertsons/Safeway, Meijer, Giant Eagle, Discount Drug Mart and Wegmans Food Market were named the winners of UnitedHealthcare’s 2016 Targeted Intervention Program (TIP) Challenge to boost patients’ medication adherence. Through the UnitedHealthcare TIP Challenge, the pharmacies work with Medicare Advantage Part D plan members to help them take their prescription

Publix Pharmacy offers asthma/allergy generic drug free

Publix Pharmacy offers asthma/allergy generic drug free

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. has added montelukast, a prescription drug for asthma and allergies, to its Free Medication Program. The food and drug retailer said that under the program, Publix Pharmacy will provides up to a 90-day supply of montelukast at no charge to patients for as a long as the medication

Publix Pharmacy opens in Orlando children’s hospital

Publix Pharmacy opens in Orlando children’s hospital

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets has opened a retail pharmacy at Nemours Children’s Hospital in Lake Nona Medical City, Orlando, Fla. Publix said the enhanced pharmacy, which opened its doors Wednesday, offers specialized convenience to children and their families, visitors, guests and health system employees on an outpatient basis. Operating Monday to Friday from

Publix Specialty Pharmacy to offer medication videos

Publix Specialty Pharmacy to offer medication videos

LAKE MARY, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. plans to implement a subset of VUCA Health’s MedsOnCue medication video library to improve education and medication adherence for specialty pharmacy patients. Through the partnership, Publix Specialty Pharmacy customers will have access to a library of prescription-specific videos that deliver information on top-prescribed medications, including proper use,

Publix pharmacies serve up strep, flu tests

Publix pharmacies serve up strep, flu tests

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Super Markets Inc. is providing strep throat and flu testing and treatment at its pharmacies in Florida. Publix said Monday that it’s offering the services for customers ages 13 and older. Its pharmacists can evaluate patients, perform a diagnostic test and dispense treatment in one visit. Patients who test positive for