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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December 18, 2015   Darren Behuniak

Retail Clinic News: CVS MinuteClinic Adding Appointment Scheduling and More

CVS MinuteClinic-King of Prussia PA

Latest retail clinic news: CVS MinuteClinic announces app plans for 2016, the Walgreens-Rite Aid deal is getting a heavy look from federal regulators, and a great article from U.S. News and World Report about choosing health plans to match your drug prescription needs.

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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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August 1, 2015   Darren Behuniak

Retail Clinic News Round-Up: Rite Aid, HealthSpot Launch Telehealth Stations in Ohio & More

Photo Credit: Med City News

Earlier this month, the popular drugstore chain Rite Aid and HealthSpot, one of the more intriguing spins on telehealth, announced they would collaborate to treat patients at 25 of Rite Aid’s stores in Ohio. If you haven’t seen HealthSpot in action, it is definitely worth watching a video tour.

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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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