CVS Caremark

CVS Caremark

CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS) is an American drug retailing company with a U.S. pharmacy chain. CVS Caremark provides pharmacy services through its over 7,000 CVS/pharmacy and Longs Drugs stores; its pharmacy benefit management, mail order and specialty pharmacy division, Caremark Pharmacy Services; its retail-based health clinic subsidiary, MinuteClinic; and its online pharmacy, CVS.com. CVS Caremark Corporation is chartered in Delaware, and is headquartered in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, where its pharmacy business is also headquartered. The pharmacy services business is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. The company was #18 in the 2010 Fortune 500 list of the largest companies in the U.S., and is the largest company that has operations solely in the United States.

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... In 1964, CVS had 17 stores that sold primarily health and beauty products ... In 1967, CVS began operation of its first stores with pharmacy departments, opening locations in Warwick and Cumberland, Rhode Island ... CVS was acquired by the now-defunct Melville Corporation in 1969, boosting its growth ...
CVS Caremark - Controversies - Deceptive Business Practices
... In February 2008, CVS settled a large civil lawsuit for deceptive business practices ... The Kaiser Family Foundation reported CVS has agreed to a a $38.5 million settlement in a multi-state civil deceptive-practices lawsuit against pharmacy benefit manager ... Lisa Madigan (D) of Illinois and Douglas Ganslar (D) of Maryland, allege that Caremark "engaged in deceptive business practices" by informing physicians that patients or health plans could save money if patients were ...
CVS Caremark - Controversies - DEA Investigation Into Oxycodone Diversion
... See also Drug diversion According to the US Justice Department, last year CVS pharmacies in Sanford, Florida ordered enough painkillers to supply a population eight times its size ... According to the Drug Enforcement Administration, in 2010 a single CVS pharmacy in Sanford ordered 1.8 million Oxycodone pills, an average of 137,994 pills a month ... DEA investigators serving a warrant to a CVS pharmacy in Sanford on Oct ...
CVS Caremark - Acquisitions and Growth
... The first CVS store, selling health and beauty products, was founded in Lowell, Mass ... In 1964, CVS had 17 stores that sold primarily health and beauty products ... In 1967, CVS began operation of its first stores with pharmacy departments, opening locations in Warwick and Cumberland, R.I ...