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  • ADA turns 30: Abilities in Abundance
    This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which is more important now than ever before. In this episode, we speak with some of our colleagues about its importance.
    Article - July 27, 2020
  • A graphic containing stylized text reading: We're IN for inclusion! We scored "100" on the 2020 Disability Equality Index (DEI).
    CVS Health celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act passing and its longstanding culture of inclusion
    Over the last two decades, more than 55 Abilities in Abundance programs nationwide have helped thousands of people with disabilities find meaningful employment opportunities within CVS pharmacies and other CVS Health locations.
    Article - July 27, 2020
  • Testing Atlanta’s Westside
    Atlanta’s Westside has a long history of civil rights activism. The neighborhood was home to leaders like Dr. M.L. King Jr. and Julian Bond. We’re working alongside the Good Samaritan Health Center to provide free COVID-19 testing for its residents.
    Article - July 8, 2020
  • An African-American woman gazes out of a window in her modern home office, smiling.
    Addressing systemic racism and inequality
    CVS Health is investing nearly $600 million over five years to advance employee, community and public policy initiatives that address inequality faced by the Black community and other disenfranchised communities.
    Article - July 8, 2020
  • Several people walking into a CVS Health community test center in Atlanta, Georgia.
    COVID-19 data reveals huge health disparities
    Research is finding that the social determinants of health are linked to increased risks of COVID-19. Understanding that more work needs to be done, CVS Health is prioritizing the needs of Black communities as it expands COVID-19 testing nationwide.
    Article - July 7, 2020
  • A close-up photo of a nurse, wearing bright blue scrubs, holding the hand of patient.
    Get the right care for you – even during a pandemic
    One in two Americans have a chronic disease and it is well-documented that members of underserved communities face higher rates of conditions like diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease.
    Article - June 26, 2020
  • Focusing on solutions for CVS Pharmacy patients
    One of our award-winning store managers has a motto: Don’t focus on the obstacles, always focus and devote your energies on the solution.
    Article - February 28, 2020
  • A photo of Pablo Heredia.
    Making a difference in the lives of CVS Pharmacy customers
    One of our award-winning store managers shares why putting his store colleagues and customers first is a natural extension of the commitment he has for his family.
    Article - February 6, 2020
  • Building lifelong connections for children in foster care
    Aetna Better Health of Kansas recently co-sponsored a Family Finding Boot Camp to help young children and teens in foster care connect with a family or a “network,” which has been shown to having meaningful long-term effects.
    Article - January 20, 2020
  • Celebrating our 10-year partnership with diverse supplier WEI
    Working with this New Hampshire-based IT services consultant for the past decade, we’ve filled a critical company need, while providing WEI with opportunities to grow their workforce and advance employees’ skills.
    Article - December 23, 2019
  • Abilities in Abundance: Our continued commitment to inclusive employment
    CVS Health’s Abilities in Abundance program provides skills development, job training, and placement opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, as well as those with visual impairments.
    Article - December 11, 2019
  • A Hispanic pharmacist fills a prescription.
    Developing Bilingual Pharmacists to Break Down Barriers
    We believe you can’t build healthy communities unless you have a workforce that reflects those communities, which is why we’re creating programs to ensure that we can better serve our Spanish-speaking customers.
    Article - October 31, 2019