504 Articles Matching "walgreens"

Shopko Bankruptcy Puts 146 Pharmacies In Play For CVS, Walgreens And Kroger

Jan 19, 2019 , Forbes
Shopko said it will exit the pharmacy business, putting 146 pharmacies for sale following filed for bankruptcy protection Wednesday with plans to close about 40 additional stores, sell assets and possibly seek an equias part of plan to exit the prescription business, the retailer confirmed...
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Walgreens Partnership Strategy Won't End With Microsoft

Jan 18, 2019 , Forbes
Walgreens and Microsoft "will reach out to other players in the space to create a true ecosystem," Walgreens Boots Alliance CEO Stefano Pessina...
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Walgreens Flu Index tracks gains in Nevada, Nebraska

Jan 17, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
An increase in flu activity is roiling Nevada as Nebraska leads the pack of markets with high flu activity, per the Walgreens Flu Index for the week ended Jan. 12 Read More...
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In Blockbuster Alliance, Walgreens And Microsoft To Develop 'New Healthcare Models'

Jan 16, 2019 , Forbes
Walgreens said it has formed a partnership with Microsoft Corp. to "develop new health care delivery models, technology and retail innovations to advance and improve the future of health...
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Walgreens and Microsoft partner to develop digital healthcare services

Jan 16, 2019 , Reuters
Drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Microsoft Corp said on Tuesday they have entered a seven-year agreement to research and develop new methods of delivering healthcare services through digital devices....
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Walgreens CEO: Microsoft Will Help Create 'Ecosystem' To Simplify Healthcare

Jan 16, 2019 , Forbes
Walgreens CEO Stefano Pessina says the partnership with Microsoft will help create an “ecosystem” that connects its drugstores to patients and their medical care providers in...
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WBA, Microsoft ink innovation-focused partnership

Jan 16, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
The partnership — broadly focused on bringing better personalization and accessibility to health care — will see Walgreens Boots Alliance opening as many as 12 store-within-a-store “digital health corners” this year, which will sell health care-related devices and hardware. Read More...
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The Microsoft-Walgreens deal is the latest tie-up among two industries that need each other

Jan 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
Health care companies and tech companies are working together these days to combat the threat from...
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Propeller Health Announces My Pharmacy, Enabling In-App Pharmacy Experience For Patients With Asthma And COPD

Jan 13, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Propeller Health, a leading digital therapeutics company, today announced My Pharmacy, connecting Propeller users living with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) directly to pharmacy services in the Propeller mobile app. Walgreens is the first pharmacy to be included in the new ......
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AllianceRx Walgreens Prime earns URAC reaccreditation

Jan 12, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
AllianceRx Walgreens Prime's URAC reaccreditation affirms its commitment to patient care, the company said. Read More...
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Propeller Health taps Walgreens as first partner for new My Pharmacy feature

Jan 11, 2019 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
Users will be able to make refill requests, locate pharmacies, and even chat with a pharmacist without leaving Propeller's...
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Drug chains face year of transition

Jan 11, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
This year will see CVS Health merging its business with Aetna, Walgreens continuing to integrate stores purchased from Rite Aid and Rite Aid moving forward with its business in the wake of its terminated merger with Albertsons. Read More...
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Propeller Health integrates Walgreens into ‘My Pharmacy’ tool

Jan 10, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
The "My Pharmacy" tool in the Propeller Health mobile app will allow patients to refill prescriptions for pickup at Walgreens locations, talk live with a Walgreens pharmacist and check their Balance Rewards points. Read More...
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Walgreens Flu Index notes gains in Aloha State

Jan 10, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Walgreens Flu Index for the week ended Jan. 5 saw Hawaii top its list of state gains in flu activity, with Honolulu taking the second spot in market gains. Read More...
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Walgreens to use Zebra’s selling, inventory management applications

Jan 09, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Walgreens is running assisted selling and inventory management applications on Zebra’s Android-based ET50 tablet and TC51 mobile computers in its more than 9,500 stores across the United States. Read More...
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Walgreens: Humana Clinic JV Has To 'Make A Profit By Itself'

Jan 08, 2019 , Forbes
Walgreens Boots Alliance said its joint venture with Humana to develop senior health clinics has to “standalone and make a profit by itself” to be successful in the...
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Wyoming nabs the top spot on Walgreens’ Flu Index

Jan 03, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Wyoming saw a jump in its flu activity gains for the week ending Dec. 29, 2018, while Lincoln, Neb. and El Paso, Texas remained in the top markets for flu activity. Read More...
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Nebraska, Texas hold top spots on Walgreens’ Flu Index

Dec 29, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Walgreens’ weekly Flu Index is reporting that for the week ending 12/22/2018, both Texas and Nebraska are holding the top spots for influenza incidences across the country. Read More...
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Walgreens: Humana Senior Clinics May Be Primary Care 'Template' In Many Stores

Dec 25, 2018 , Forbes
Walgreens says Humana senior health clinics could become a "template for primary care" in many of its drugstores, executives...
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Aspen Dental at Walgreens bring dental services to 2 Florida stores

Dec 22, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Walgreens has undertaken a partnership to bring Aspen Dental-branded dental offices to two of its locations in Florida. Read More...
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