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.

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CVS Health Supports St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® Through Multi-Faceted Campaign
CVS Health is proud to support the life-saving work of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® and its Thanks and Giving® campaign. For the past 11 years, CVS Health – with the help of its customers and colleagues – has raised nearly $43 million to help fund the vital research and treatment that happens every day at St. Jude. A portion of these funds helped create the CVS...
Nov 25, 2014 3:50 PM ET
CVS Health and its Foundation Commit More Than $1 Million in Grants to Support Tobacco Cessation Programs
WOONSOCKET, R.I., November 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ — CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced that the company and its foundation has committed to invest more than $1 million in grants to support tobacco cessation and prevention programs. The grants will be distributed to leading health care and community partners working to promote tobacco-free communities, programs that help people kick the habit...
Nov 20, 2014 10:25 AM ET
CVS Health Announces $10 Million Commitment to Stand Up To Cancer to Fund Innovative Cancer Research
Woonsocket, R.I., November 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ – CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), today...
Nov 3, 2014 10:00 AM ET
CVS Health and Direct Relief Partner to Donate $1 Million in Flu Shot Vouchers to Uninsured Patients of Community Health Clinics
WOONSOCKET, R.I. and SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- CVS Health and Direct Relief announced today that they have partnered to provide $1 million in flu shot vouchers to community health clinic patients in underserved communities who lack health insurance. Nearly 100 participating clinics will identify uninsured individuals from their existing patient populations and provide...
Oct 23, 2014 3:50 PM ET
September is Senior Vaccination Month at CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic
WOONSOCKET, R.I., Aug. 28, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- In recognition of the increased risks that seniors have of developing health complications from the flu, pneumonia, shingles and other illnesses, CVS/pharmacy® and MinuteClinic® have...
Aug 28, 2014 12:45 PM ET