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CVS To Administer 1st Vaccine Dose By January 25

(CNN) - CVS says it's on track to complete the first dose of coronavirus vaccinations in skilled nursing facilities by late January. Vaccinations started in 36 states and Washington, D.C. last week. CVS is now administering the vaccines in…

CVS Hiring Pharmacists, Techs, Nurses

(CNN) - CVS is boosting its head count as it prepares to start coronavirus vaccinations. The retail pharmacy chain says it's hiring thousands of extra nurses, pharmacists, and pharmacy technicians. In Monday's announcement, the company said it plans to…

CVS, Walgreens Could Administer Vaccine

(CNN) - CVS and Walgreens are preparing to be among the first companies in the U.S. to give coronavirus vaccines if the FDA approves one for emergency use. Those vaccinations would take place in long-term care facilities, not retail…

CVS Health Names New Female CEO

(CNN)  - CVS named Karen Lynch as its next president and CEO, expanding the ranks of women leading Fortune 500 companies. CVS health announced Lynch will be elevated to CEO on February 1st. She will replace Larry Merlo, who…

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…