Prescription for a Better World

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Prescription for a Better World

Prescription for a Better World defines CVS Health's CSR strategy and is aligned to support the company’s purpose of helping people on their path to better health. The Report provides evidence of the company’s core initiatives focused on providing better access to quality, affordable care and improving health outcomes. To advance this cause, the Report details the company’s efforts to help Americans gain better access to health care. For example, during the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment period, CVS Health conducted one of the most comprehensive campaigns within the retail pharmacy channel, educating millions of Americans about their new coverage options.

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CVS/pharmacy Partners with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to Address Crisis Facing Our Nation's Youth
WOONSOCKET, R.I., Aug. 11, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- CVS/pharmacy , the retail division of CVS Caremark Corporation, today announced a cause marketing campaign to support ...
Aug 11, 2014 3:30 PM ET
Redesigning a Prescription for a Better World: CVS Quits Cigarettes for Good
Originally published on Sustainable Brands CVS realized that selling cigarettes was inconsistent with its mission as a pharmacy to make people healthier. So the company decided to abandon an estimated $2B annually by...
Aug 7, 2014 1:20 PM ET
Balancing Profit And Purpose: How CVS Caremark Is Redefining Corporate Social Responsibility
“The decision to stop selling cigarettes was one that came with a financial risk. Eliminating $2B in sales is not something that is done every day by a Fortune 12 publicly-traded company…despite this loss in revenue, we were willing to take that risk, to ensure a positive impact on the long-term health of our customers, clients and colleagues and to advance the dialogue on public health,”...
Jun 25, 2014 12:45 PM ET
CVS Caremark’s Prescription for a Better World
Our approach to corporate social responsibility (CSR) ties directly to our purpose: helping people on their path to better health. As a pharmacy innovation company, we work every day to provide products and services that help people on this journey. We also strive to address the other obstacles people might encounter on their path, such as the affordability and accessibility of their health...
Jun 18, 2014 11:45 AM ET
CVS Caremark Publishes 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
Introduces Prescription for a Better World, the company’s CSR strategy Discusses decision to quit selling tobacco in support of its commitment to health Voluntary adoption of GRI G4 reporting standards
May 19, 2014 9:30 AM ET