Health in Action

Health in Action

Our Prescription for a Better World framework is organized around three key pillars: building healthy communities (Health in Action), protecting the planet (Planet in Balance) and creating economic opportunities (Leader in Growth). Each pillar is supported by strategic priorities and goals. 

The focus of our Health in Action pillar is centered on 3 strategic priorities.

  • Accessible and affordable health care
  • Support for patients with chronic diseases
  • Patient and customer well-being and safety

To learn more about the Health in Action strategic priorities and their associated goals, refer to the Health in Action section of our Prescription for a Better World CSR report.

Content from this campaign

CVS Health Announces Aggressive New Plans to Combat the Significant Rise in E-Cigarette Use Among Youth
Given the significant increase in the number of teens using e-cigarettes, CVS Health today announced that it and its charitable foundations will award a total of more than $10 million in 2019 to support youth smoking and e-cigarette prevention strategies and education delivered in classrooms, by clinicians and in communities across the United States. The new commitment, funded through the...
Jun 18, 2019 12:05 PM ET
CVS Health Foundation Announces Grant to Increase Access to Provider Education and Diagnosis Program for Alzheimer’s Disease
WOONSOCKET, R.I., December 20, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The CVS Health Foundation today announced a $550,000 commitment to the Alzheimer's Association, extending its support for a new program to enhance disease diagnosis and assessment with clinicians while also educating them about care and support programs available to help families following a diagnosis. The grant is being shared with six local...
Dec 20, 2017 10:00 AM ET
CVS Health Foundation Awards Over $1 Million in Grants to Improve Americans’ Access to Quality Health Care
WOONSOCKET, R.I., April 3, 2017 /3BL Media/ – The CVS Health Foundation today announced more than $1 million in grants to 33 Free and Charitable Clinics as part of a multi-year grant program with the National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics (NAFC). Over the past four years, the Foundation has donated nearly $5 million to NAFC to increase access to quality care and support the...
Apr 3, 2017 2:45 PM ET
CVS Health Announces Support of Women’s Heart Health with $10 Million Commitment to Go Red For Women®
WOONSOCKET, R.I., February 1, 2017 /3BL Media/ — CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), the nation's largest pharmacy innovation company, today announced a major commitment in support of women’s heart health.  As a new national sponsor of the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women® movement, CVS Health has pledged to raise a minimum of $10 million over the next three years to support life-saving...
Feb 1, 2017 1:00 PM ET
CVS Health Receives Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles Award from National Business Group on Health
WOONSOCKET, R.I., June 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ - CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) was honored today by the National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, for its ongoing commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy work environment and encouraging colleagues and their families to maintain...
Jun 18, 2015 2:00 PM ET