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

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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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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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August 2, 2014   Darren Behuniak

Walgreens Retail Clinics Working with Physicians in Arizona

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We love to see this news! Walgreens’  Health Clinic, the nation’s second largest retail clinic chain, has partnered with physicians from Arizona Priority Care to help “improve patient care and quality outcomes.”


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March 19, 2014   Darren Behuniak

Walgreens, Chamberlain College of Nursing Collaborate to Offer Nurses Retail Clinic Experience

Here’s a very interesting story from the retail clinic world that speaks to the continued growth of these types of facilities in America. Walgreens, the country’s largest drugstore chain, is offering advanced nursing students from the Chamberlain College of Nursing in Illinois the opportunity to gain experience working in their Healthcare Clinic retail clinics across […]


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