Cost of care

Looking Ahead: 2019 Health Care Trends

In 2018, we played a lead role in advancing positive change in the health system. Building on that momentum, we took a look at the innovations expected to drive the industry forward this year.
Read more

A New Approach to Pricing of Pharmacy Benefit Management Services

CVS Caremark President Derica Rice talks about our new Guaranteed Net Cost pricing model and how the predictability and simplicity it offers our clients will deliver value to the health care system.
Read more

Improving Integration across Care Settings through Technology

Through our combined assets, CVS Health and Aetna are expanding the use of technology and data to help providers address unmet needs in patients care and, in turn, improve population health across the U.S.
Read more

Increasing Transparency to Help Patients Manage their Care

A round-up of recent articles highlighting some of the ways we’re giving patients more visibility into their care and medication costs.
Read more

Ensuring High-Quality Care is Affordable and Accessible

We’re meeting patients’ needs with a broad range of quality health services that are within reach, physically and economically.
Read more

Helping Members Avoid Unnecessary ER Visits

Retail clinics like MinuteClinic provide patients with sites of care that are easier-to-access and more affordable than going to the emergency room for treatment for many minor conditions.
Read more

As a PBM and an Employer, We Know Rebates and Innovation Lower Drug Costs

CEO Larry Merlo explains why it’s time to put to rest the mistaken belief that rebates cause prescription drug list price increases.
Read more

A Personalized Approach to Helping Patients Manage Their Medications

We offer a variety of solutions to make it easier for patients to adhere to their prescriptions, including individualized counsel at the pharmacy counter and support through our digital tools.
Read more

Bringing Change to Health Care: Merlo at Economic Club of Washington, D.C.

Our President and CEO shared how the combination of CVS Health and Aetna will bring health care closer to home and help patients manage their conditions more seamlessly.
Read more