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CVS HEALTH CORP to Distribute New Diabetic Nutrition Beverage From Glucose Health, Inc.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 10:30am

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Glucose Health, Inc. (OTC: GLUC) today confirmed that CVS HEALTH CORP the nation's largest pharmacy retailer has agreed to distribute the Company's innovative beverage for the adult-diabetic nutrition retail category, GLUCODOWN.

Key Points: 
  • BENTONVILLE, Arkansas, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Glucose Health, Inc. (OTC: GLUC) today confirmed that CVS HEALTH CORP the nation's largest pharmacy retailer has agreed to distribute the Company's innovative beverage for the adult-diabetic nutrition retail category, GLUCODOWN.
  • Random samples of GLUCODOWN were provided to NSF International and the successful test results were released simultaneously to CVS and Glucose Health, Inc., on May 5, 2020.
  • More than 100 million Americans are estimated to be diabetic or pre-diabetic, by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • [1] Glucose Health, Inc. is a publicly traded company with the ticker symbol OTC: GLUC.

CVS Health to Present at Goldman Sachs 41st Annual Global Healthcare Conference

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 2:44pm

WOONSOCKET, R.I., June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) today announced that Eva Boratto, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Karen Lynch, Executive Vice President and President of Aetna, will be participating in a fireside chat with investors at the Goldman Sachs 41st Annual Healthcare Conference on June 10, 2020, at approximately 8:00 am ET.

Key Points: 
  • WOONSOCKET, R.I., June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) today announced that Eva Boratto, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Karen Lynch, Executive Vice President and President of Aetna, will be participating in a fireside chat with investors at the Goldman Sachs 41st Annual Healthcare Conference on June 10, 2020, at approximately 8:00 am ET.
  • CVS Health employees are united around a common goal of becoming the most consumer-centric health company in the world.
  • Learn more about how we're transforming health at http://www.cvshealth.com .
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National Hispanic Medical Association Launches Virtual Briefing Series on COVID-19

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 8:09pm

WASHINGTON, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) is partnering with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), AllofUs Research - National Institutes of Health, Amgen, Aetna Foundation CVS Health, Compassion and Choices, and Pfizer Inc to support our Monthly Virtual Briefing Series on COVID-19 to share strategies on reducing health disparities in our Latino and other vulnerable communities across the U.S.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) is partnering with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), AllofUs Research - National Institutes of Health, Amgen, Aetna Foundation CVS Health, Compassion and Choices, and Pfizer Inc to support our Monthly Virtual Briefing Series on COVID-19 to share strategies on reducing health disparities in our Latino and other vulnerable communities across the U.S.
  • As the country starts to reopen, we must stay vigilant and be aware of how to work with the most hard-hit communities.
  • NHMA and its partners, through the Virtual Briefing Series on COVID-19, will share innovative ideas to help your communities.
  • Established in Washington, DC, NHMA represents over 50,000 Hispanic physicians with the mission to improve the health of Hispanics and other underserved.

First-Of-Its-Kind Partnership Between Benefits Data Trust and Aetna Better Health of Pennsylvania to help over 90,000 members stay enrolled in Medicaid and meet basic needs including food and housing

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 3:19pm

Research has demonstrated that Medicaid members who maintain their insurance and participate in public benefit programs such as SNAP have better health.

Key Points: 
  • Research has demonstrated that Medicaid members who maintain their insurance and participate in public benefit programs such as SNAP have better health.
  • Aetna Better Health of Pennsylvania is a subsidiary of Aetna Medicaid Administrators LLC (Aetna Medicaid), a CVS Health Business.
  • Aetna Medicaid has particular expertise serving high-need Medicaid members, including those who are dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare.
  • Currently, Aetna Medicaid owns and/or administers Medicaid managed health care plans under the names of Aetna Better Health and other affiliate names.

Nuro to Securely Deliver CVS Pharmacy Prescriptions with Autonomous Vehicles

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:00pm

Nuro will use its fleet of autonomous vehicles to deliver prescriptions and essentials to CVS Pharmacy customers.

Key Points: 
  • Nuro will use its fleet of autonomous vehicles to deliver prescriptions and essentials to CVS Pharmacy customers.
  • We are seeing an increased demand for prescription delivery, said Ryan Rumbarger, Senior Vice President of Store Operations, CVS Health.
  • Customers in the pilot area who are placing prescription orders via CVS.com or the CVS Pharmacy app can choose the autonomous delivery option, and add other non-prescription items to their order.
  • The company develops and operates a fleet of self-driving vehicles that deliver local goods of all kinds, from dinner to dry cleaning.

CVS Health Expands Statewide COVID-19 Response By Opening 3 Additional New Drive-Thru Test Sites in Indiana

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

The opening of additional test sites on Friday, May 29 add to the 21 locations previously opened in Indiana.

Key Points: 
  • The opening of additional test sites on Friday, May 29 add to the 21 locations previously opened in Indiana.
  • "CVS Health has been at the forefront of helping our nation scale-up COVID-19 testing capabilities, and we're proud to meet our goal of establishing 1,000 testing sites in communities across the country," said Larry J. Merlo, President and CEO, CVS Health.
  • "Opening access to testing to more locations using our drive-thru window represents an important milestone in our response to the pandemic.
  • CVS Health employees are united around a common goal of becoming the most consumer-centric health company in the world.

CVS Health Expands Statewide COVID-19 Response By Opening 5 Additional New Drive-Thru Test Sites in Massachusetts

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

The opening of additional test sites on Friday, May 29 add to the 21 locations previously opened in Massachusetts.

Key Points: 
  • The opening of additional test sites on Friday, May 29 add to the 21 locations previously opened in Massachusetts.
  • "CVS Health has been at the forefront of helping our nation scale-up COVID-19 testing capabilities, and we're proud to meet our goal of establishing 1,000 testing sites in communities across the country," said Larry J. Merlo, President and CEO, CVS Health.
  • "Opening access to testing to more locations using our drive-thru window represents an important milestone in our response to the pandemic.
  • CVS Health employees are united around a common goal of becoming the most consumer-centric health company in the world.

CVS Health Opens 10 New Drive-Thru Test Sites in Rhode Island as Part of Nationwide COVID-19 Response

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

These new test sites help enable a goal of processing up to 1.5 million tests per month, subject to availability of supplies and lab capacity.

Key Points: 
  • These new test sites help enable a goal of processing up to 1.5 million tests per month, subject to availability of supplies and lab capacity.
  • "CVS Health has been at the forefront of helping our nation scale-up COVID-19 testing capabilities, and we're proud to meet our goal of establishing 1,000 testing sites in communities across the country," said Larry J. Merlo, President and CEO, CVS Health.
  • "Opening access to testing in more locations using our drive-thru window represents an important milestone in our response to the pandemic.
  • CVS Health employees are united around a common goal of becoming the most consumer-centric health company in the world.

CVS Health Opens 55 New Drive-Thru Test Sites in North Carolina as Part of Nationwide COVID-19 Response

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Building on the company's comprehensive efforts to help slow the spread of the virus, on Friday, May 29 CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) will open 55 new COVID-19 test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across North Carolina.

Key Points: 
  • WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Building on the company's comprehensive efforts to help slow the spread of the virus, on Friday, May 29 CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) will open 55 new COVID-19 test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across North Carolina.
  • "Opening access to testing in more locations using our drive-thru window represents an important milestone in our response to the pandemic.
  • "We are pleased that CVS will be opening testing sites across North Carolina with a special focus on communities in need," said Governor Roy Cooper.
  • CVS Health employees are united around a common goal of becoming the most consumer-centric health company in the world.

CVS Health Opens 55 New Drive-Thru Test Sites in North Carolina as Part of Nationwide COVID-19 Response

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Building on the company's comprehensive efforts to help slow the spread of the virus, on Friday, May 29 CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) will open 55 new COVID-19 test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across North Carolina.

Key Points: 
  • WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Building on the company's comprehensive efforts to help slow the spread of the virus, on Friday, May 29 CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) will open 55 new COVID-19 test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across North Carolina.
  • "Opening access to testing in more locations using our drive-thru window represents an important milestone in our response to the pandemic.
  • "We are pleased that CVS will be opening testing sites across North Carolina with a special focus on communities in need," said Governor Roy Cooper.
  • CVS Health employees are united around a common goal of becoming the most consumer-centric health company in the world.