January 13, 2016   Darren Behuniak

First CVS MinuteClinic Open in Center City Philadelphia and More Retail Clinic News

Sleek, modern buildings dominate Philadelphia’s skyline. Until 1987, a gentlemen’s agreement limited building construction to the height of City Hall. Today, lights emanate from dozens of buildings, making the nation’s fifth largest city sparkle.

Retail clinic news: Philadelphia residents now have access to a new CVS MinuteClinic location at 1500 Spruce St. in Center City; Walgreens is switching to Epic EHRs; and the number of retail health clinics is expected to continue growing.

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November 24, 2015   Darren Behuniak

What the Walgreens-Rite Aid Deal Means for Retail Clinics – and You

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It seems like big-time mergers and acquisitions are everywhere these days. In the beer world, Anheuser-Busch (Budweiser, etc.) is buying SABMiller (Miller Lite, etc.). American Airlines and US Airways merging. And now, two major pharmacy chains will join forces to compete with CVS Health, leaving us two major choices in the drugstore world. What does the Walgreens-Rite Aid deal mean for us as consumers?

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October 14, 2015   Darren Behuniak

Retail Clinic News: CVS Launching Eye Centers and Expanded Glasses Services, Retail Health Visits Increasing

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Continuing its mission to offer more health services for its customers/patients, CVS Health announced on October 5 that it will begin providing optical and hearing services.

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June 16, 2015   Darren Behuniak

Major Impact: Target’s Retail Pharmacies Purchased by CVS for $1.9 Billion

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When you pick up your prescriptions or pain meds, do you visit a Target pharmacy? If so, you’ll soon see a different yet familiar company’s name above your pharmacist’s window: CVS.

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April 29, 2015   Darren Behuniak

Retail Clinic Visits Now Exceed 10 Million Annually

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According to a new report, Americans are utilizing retail health clinics more than 10 million times per year.

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March 5, 2015   Darren Behuniak

Whole Foods May be Treating Strep Throat Soon, Considering Retail Clinic Launch

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If you’ve ever visited a Whole Foods grocery store, you know the vibe inside. Most locations are bustling, high-energy environments filled with busy professionals hitting the salad buffet, moms and dads pushing shopping carts flowing over with organic foods, and college graduates with grocery lists trying to eat healthy on a budget. But finding organic foods may […]

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February 17, 2015   Darren Behuniak

Rite Aid to Open Retail Clinics in Pennsylvania, Maryland & D.C.

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Drug store chain Rite Aid has announced it will open retail clinics in the Philadelphia area, with more to follow later in the year.

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