Workforce initiatives

We enable our purpose of helping people on their path to better health by building non-traditional talent pipelines through the power of partnerships. In doing this we develop strong loyalty with our community partners, customers, clients, and patients.

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“As we attract new talent to CVS Health we also help break the cycle of poverty for people who may otherwise continue down the road of dependency, which often spans generations. We recognize each person’s value and help individuals unlock their full potential through creative partnerships.”

Our commitment to inclusive employment

We’re addressing the national disability employment gap and helping break down the barriers faced by far too many with differing abilities. We believe in connecting individuals with disabilities with rewarding work experiences at CVS Health.

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Giving underserved populations access to employment

Our Workforce Innovation and Talent Center in Cleveland hosts hands-on training programs for individuals looking for meaningful employment as pharmacy technicians and retail associates.

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Developing our diverse workforce

A diverse, skilled workforce is at the core of our strategy to transform health care delivery. Our workforce development programs and recruitment strategies leverage the exceptional talents available in our local communities to ensure CVS Health colleagues serve as the face of health care for generations to come.

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Our core programs

To support our company’s growth, we focus on attracting and equipping diverse talent for careers with CVS Health. We have an entire team of colleagues dedicated to ensuring that youth, mature workers, veterans, and individuals with disabilities have a place within our company.

Workforce Innovation and Talent Centers

Our four fully operational store and pharmacy training locations support the development of colleagues and partnering community agencies.

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myCVS Journey

A program aimed at underserved youth that provides hands-on career exploration through job shadowing, intern experiences in CVS Pharmacy stores, training, mentoring and employment.

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Abilities In Abundance

This program provides skills development programs, job training, and placement opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

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Heroes2Careers

This program is aimed at hiring qualified veterans and military spouses through targeted recruiting efforts, mentoring and skills building.

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Talent Is Ageless

This program cultivates public and private partnerships at the local, state and national level with the goal of recruiting more mature workers into all areas of the business.

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Registered apprenticeships

Participants receive classroom and online instruction, professional mentorship, and on-the-job training, as well as pre-employment and post-placement retention support. 

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