Latest CVS Health Corp News

After another strong quarter, CVS raises outlook for 2022

May. 04, 2022 10:08 AM EDT

COVID-19 vaccines and tests for the virus continue to boost CVS Health and the health care giant raised its annual forecast after yet another strong quarter. The drugstore chain and pharmacy benefit manager also processed more prescriptions and added customers to its health...

CVS, feds reach agreement on vaccine portal accessibility

Apr. 11, 2022 14:30 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — CVS Pharmacy has reached a settlement with federal prosecutors that will ensure the company's online vaccination scheduling portal remains fully accessible to people with disabilities, officials said Monday. The U.S. attorney's office in Rhode Island alleged...

Medicare enrollees to get free COVID-19 tests at drug stores

Apr. 04, 2022 12:43 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid worries that the latest coronavirus variant could spark another rise in cases, Medicare announced Monday that millions of enrollees will finally have access to free over-the-counter COVID-19 tests at drug stores. More than 59 million people with Medicare's...

Florida secures $860M from CVS, others to settle opioid case

Mar. 30, 2022 10:17 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The CVS drug store company and pharmaceutical companies will pay Florida a combined $860 million as part of the settlement of an opioid epidemic case, state officials said Wednesday. Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody said CVS Health Corp. and CVS...

Walmart to end cigarette sales in some stores

Mar. 28, 2022 11:04 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart will no longer sell cigarettes in some of its stores though tobacco sales can be a significant revenue generator. Wall Street Journal was the first to report the development Monday. It noted some stores in California, Florida, Arkansas and New Mexico were...