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CVS Caremark Discusses Role of Health IT to Optimize Pharmacy Health Care
Date:4/6/2009

tation include tools to help improve medication compliance, e-prescribing, electronic health records, and a proprietary tool to help CVS Caremark prioritize interventions and allow for timely, coordinated patient-specific health improvement and cost-savings opportunities.

Ms. Foulkes' presentation "Proactive Pharmacy Care: Leveraging Technology for Improved Outcomes" took place during the HIMSS'09 Annual Conference & Exhibition on Sunday, April 5th from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in room S100 at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL.

About CVS Caremark

CVS Caremark is the largest provider of prescriptions in the nation. The Company fills or manages more than 1 billion prescriptions annually. Through its unmatched breadth of service offerings, CVS Caremark is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. The Company is uniquely positioned to effectively manage costs and improve healthcare outcomes through its more than 6,900 CVS/pharmacy and Longs Drugs stores; its Caremark Pharmacy Services division (pharmacy benefit management, mail order and specialty pharmacy); its retail-based health clinic subsidiary, MinuteClinic; and its online pharmacy, CVS.com. General information about CVS Caremark is available through the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, at http://investor.cvs.com, as well as through the newsroom section of the Company's website, at www.cvscaremark.com/newsroom.

About HIMSS

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is the healthcare industry's membership organization exclusively focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of healthcare information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of hea
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