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CVS To Hire 15,000 Workers Ahead Of Flu Season

(CNN) - Tuesday is pharmacy technician day and if you're a licensed pharmacy tech looking for work; CVS health is hiring 10,000 ahead of flu season. The company needs help administering COVID-19 tests and flu shots. An expanded scope…

CVS, Target To Require Masks In Stores

(CNN) - CVS and Target announced they will require all customers to wear masks. It comes as the retail industry moves to enact mask mandates to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The CVS policy goes into effect on…

CVS Returning $43 Million In Relief Funds

(CNN) - CVS Health says it is returning $43 million it received from the government for coronavirus relief. The company says it did not request the money; it was part of the CARES Act provider relief fund. The Department…

Coronavirus: Stores Brace For Sanitizer Shortage

(CNN) - Coronavirus fears have sparked a mad dash for cleaning products. Retailers like CVS and Walgreens say they've noticed an increase in demand for hand sanitizer, cleaning wipes, and face masks. The demand is so great, officials at…

CVS To Test Drone Delivery For Your Medications

(CNN) - CVS is testing drone deliveries for medications. The pharmacy chain is partnering with UPS, which recently received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to make limited drone deliveries. The drones will be automated, flying on pre-planned routes,…

CVS To Open 1,500 Stores Focused On Health Care

(CNN) - CVS is changing the look about 1,500 of its stores. By the end of 2021, CVS will transfer those stores into "health-hubs." Those stores will devote more than 20% of their floor space to health care services…

Government Approves CVS, Aetna $69B Merger

Hartford-New Haven, CT (WTNH) - Government officials approved CVS's bid to acquire Aetna for $69 billion, paving the way for the largest health insurance deal in history. The landmark merger would be a game-changer for the health care industry.…

Lawsuit: CVS Revealed HIV Status of 6,000 Patients

(CNN) - CVS health is being sued for allegedly revealing the HIV status of six thousand patients in Ohio. The complaint was filed in federal court on March 21st. The patients in question were part of Ohio's HIV drug assistance…

CVS Plans to Boost Minimum Wage

(CNN) - CVS is raising its minimum wage for employees to compete with other retailers. USA Today reports the company is boosting starting salaries to $11.00 an hour, which equals salaries at WalMart and Target. The drug store chain also…

CVS Bans Photo Manipulation in Store Beauty Brands

(CNN) - CVS is taking photoshopping out of the picture in its beauty products ads. The pharmacy chain says it wants to eliminate any images that have been materially altered with touch-ups. That includes changing the models' size, skin, wrinkles…