Navigation Links
CVS Caremark Ready to Support Patients and Payors Through Coming Era of Health Care Expansion
Date:10/8/2010

NEW YORK, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) is leading the private-sector effort to address health care cost and quality issues, with several recently introduced initiatives now set to deliver long-term value, Chairman and CEO Tom Ryan, President and Chief Operating Officer Larry Merlo and other senior executives will report at the company's 2010 analyst meeting in New York City today.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/NE75914LOGO)

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/NE75914LOGO)

The company's recent investments in new approaches to advanced pharmacy care are at the heart of CVS Caremark's strategic plan to increase its leadership in and contributions to the areas of pharmacy services and health care, Ryan said.

The company estimates that the 32 million Americans who will be covered by the federal expansion of health coverage will generate upwards of 200 million prescriptions a year. This increase in demand for innovative pharmacy services will coincide with an increased demand overall for health care services, with 55 million Americans reaching or surpassing the age of 65 by 2015. At the same time, nearly $90 billion of branded drugs are scheduled to go off patent between 2010 and 2016, increasing CVS Caremark's opportunity to advance the use of generics, a key driver of both improved health outcomes and cost savings. With nearly $300 billion spent annually on health issues related to medication non-adherence, the company's approach to increasing adherence will further demonstrate the value of advanced pharmacy care.

In the area of primary care, CVS Caremark's MinuteClinic network of retail health clinics is projected to remain the far-and-away leader of its sector and the company also will describe its plans to expand MinuteClinic through 2015 to meet the expected increase in demand for pri
'/>"/>

SOURCE CVS Caremark
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. CVS Caremark Appoints Jonathan C. Roberts as PBM Chief Operating Officer
2. CVS Caremark Recognizes Its 26,000 Pharmacists During Octobers American Pharmacists Month
3. NCPA Commends Senate Aging Committee for Launching CVS Caremark Investigation to Examine Alleged Harm to Seniors, Medicare
4. CVS Caremark Announces 2010 Analyst Day
5. CVS Caremark Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
6. CVS Caremark Maintenance Choice Program Improves Medication Adherence for US Airways Employees and Dependents
7. CVS Caremark Presents Ongoing Behavioral Change Research Partnership Research to the Pittsburgh Business Group on Health
8. CVS Caremark to Offer $5 Million in Free Flu Shots to Uninsured Patients of Community Clinics and Health Centers Beginning September 20
9. CVS Caremark Behavioral Change Research Partnership Presents Ongoing Research at Center for Disease Control Symposium
10. NCPA Statement on CVS Caremark-Aetna Agreement
11. CVS Caremark Corporation to Hold Conference Call to Discuss:
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , Jan. 15, 2014  In an ... C. difficile and TB in ambulances and other transport vehicles, an ... being used by rescue personnel for the first time. ... coming in contact with these deadly pathogens, West Palm ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014  Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE ) ... System as a non-invasive, wireless continuous glucose monitoring system, ... Chairman and Interim CEO of Echo Therapeutics, will present ... Conference. Mr. Doman will make a ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... NEW YORK , Jan. 15, 2014 ... research report is available in its catalogue: ... & Forecast – Worldwide Analysis ... Pump Market Analysis ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Superbugs No Longer Ride In Rescue Vehicles 2Echo Therapeutics to Present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Tenth Annual Equity Conference 2Echo Therapeutics to Present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Tenth Annual Equity Conference 3Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 2Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 3Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 4Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 5Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 6Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 7Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 8Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 9Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 10Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 11Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 12Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 13Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 14Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 15Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 16Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 17
... April 18, 2012  CAQH® announced today that ... the Universal Provider Datasource® (UPD®), demonstrating that ... standard for self-reported provider data used to ... network directories, referrals and claims administration. ...
... Live has revealed further details of the newest event ... (SEA) 2012. Set to debut from 10-12 May 2012 at ... first trade show and exhibition of its kind to be ... CPhI SEA will provide a meeting place ...
Cached Medicine Technology:One Million Healthcare Providers Now Use the CAQH Universal Provider Datasource 2One Million Healthcare Providers Now Use the CAQH Universal Provider Datasource 3Leading Pharma Ingredients Event Debuts in Growing ASEAN Market 2Leading Pharma Ingredients Event Debuts in Growing ASEAN Market 3
(Date:4/24/2014)... A national response to the epidemic of prescription opioid ... England Journal of Medicine by leaders of agencies ... The commentary calls upon health care providers to ... and reduce overdose deaths, and describes a number of ... medications. The commentary also discusses how medications can be ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... NH, 4/24/14) Dartmouth has been awarded one of ... serve as a Lead Academic Participating Site in its ... Award recipients are a select groups of investigators charged ... fewer cooperative groups., The NCTN grant system reflects recommendations ... It streamlines operations to achieve four goals:, ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... scientist at the University of York reveals that a ... of the nervous system may also play a pivotal ... research team, led by Dr Will Brackenbury, a Medical ... York, has studied how voltage-gated sodium channels assist in ... in the membranes of excitable cells, such as neurons, ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... for a new experimental drug to treat acute ... with CPX-351, a combination of the chemotherapeutic drugs ... patients treated with the standard drug formulation. ... aggressive blood cancer with very low rates of ... Lancet, M.D., senior member of the Department of ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... 23, 2014 The American Society for Radiation Oncology ... of Postoperative Radiation Therapy for Endometrial Cancer: An ... adjuvant radiation therapy in the treatment of endometrial ... the May-June 2014 issue of Practical Radiation ... of ASTRO. The full-length guideline is available as ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 2Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 3Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 4Health News:Dartmouth awarded lead role in NCI clinical trials network 2Health News:Dartmouth awarded lead role in NCI clinical trials network 3Health News:Breast cancer replicates brain development process 2Health News:Moffitt Cancer Center's phase 3 study may be game-changer for acute myeloid leukemia 2Health News:ASTRO issues guideline on the role of postoperative radiation therapy for endometrial cancer 2Health News:ASTRO issues guideline on the role of postoperative radiation therapy for endometrial cancer 3
... done too soon can lead to respiratory trouble, other ... -- The rise in Caesarean deliveries could be fueling ... these early births carry risks, including respiratory problems, jaundice ... Tuesday during a March of Dimes conference in New ...
... been selected as the Grand Prize winner of the Jump Start ... ... Hudson, OH (PRWEB) December 18, 2008 -- A resident of ... the Jump Start ,09 national online sweepstakes sponsored by ActiveAmericans.com ...
... wellness center, will implement the C4 IP™ hosted VoIP and ... ... Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 18, 2008 -- ... implement the C4 IP™ hosted VoIP and ...
... recognize human gestures could provide a new way for ... related system for the able bodied could also be ... is described in detail in a forthcoming issue of ... , Manolya Kavakli of the Virtual and Interactive Simulations ...
... up after 3 years, study finds , , THURSDAY, Dec. 18 ... medication to prevent narrowing of the artery do better one ... stents, a new study shows. , However, within three years ... a greater risk of more surgery to increase blood flow ...
... Group-based treatment programs may effectively combat childhood obesity ... Florida study. , Children who participated in one of ... less overweight compared with children in a control group. ... Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine . , The ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Elective Early Deliveries Pose Risks for Babies 2Health News:Elective Early Deliveries Pose Risks for Babies 3Health News:Pittsburgh Area Resident Wins $15,000 In Online Sweepstakes 2Health News:MALO CLINIC Avoids Capital Expense and Gains Scalability with Hosted Unified Communications 2Health News:MALO CLINIC Avoids Capital Expense and Gains Scalability with Hosted Unified Communications 3Health News:MALO CLINIC Avoids Capital Expense and Gains Scalability with Hosted Unified Communications 4Health News:Gesture recognition 2Health News:Coated Stents Better Than Bare Metal Ones in Short Run 2Health News:Group treatment may help children achieve healthier weights 2Health News:Group treatment may help children achieve healthier weights 3
... in Canons DR innovations, the CXDI-31 is ... a compact and lightweight design, the Canon ... conventional screen-film cassettes. It is designed to ... to get with fixed devices and supports ...
... a cost-effective synthetic bone filler tailored ... Phosphate (TCP) and Hydroxyapatite (HAP), its ... BAB formulates the chemistry and microstructure ... This formulation provides optimal osteo-conduction. The ...
The Oscor PACE 101 H is an external single chamber cardiac demand pacemaker. The PACE 101 H feature an option for a atrial overdrive stimulation....
... TAU Lead is a ... stimulation lead for temporary ... The unique shaft design ... straight or preformed stylets ...
Medicine Products: