14 December 2016

University of Miami Health System and Walgreens Announce Retail Clinic and Pharmacy Collaboration

DEERFIELD, Ill. & MIAMI, Fla. – Dec. 14, 2016 – Walgreens and the University of Miami Health System today announced a collaboration focused on delivering coordinated clinical care and pharmacy excellence to patients across South Florida.
06 December 2016

Aurora Health Care to Operate Retail Clinics in Walgreens Stores Across Eastern Wisconsin

DEERFIELD, Ill. & MILWAUKEE – December 6, 2016 – Walgreens and Aurora Health Care today announced that Aurora Health Care will own and operate, and provide all clinical services at, eight retail health clinics to be located within Walgreens stores across eastern Wisconsin.
05 December 2016

Walgreens Earns Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality Recognition in 2017 Corporate Equality Index

DEERFIELD, Ill., December 05, 2016 - Walgreens received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. This marks the 12th year Walgreens has earned a perfect score from the CEI index.
16 November 2016

Baptist Health and Walgreens Announce Collaboration to Enhance Patient Care Across Northeast Florida Community

Baptist Health and Walgreens today announced a collaboration focused on improving and coordinating healthcare to create greater convenience and value for residents of northeast Florida.   
13 October 2016

Walgreens Collecting Red Cross Donations at Stores for Hurricane Matthew Relief Efforts

DEERFIELD, Ill., October 13, 2016 - To help victims of Hurricane Matthew, customers shopping at Walgreens stores in southeastern U.S. states will have the opportunity to make donations to the American Red Cross Relief Fund in increments of $1, $2, $5 or $10.
05 October 2016

Walgreens Reminds Patients About Prescription Preparedness in Advance of Hurricane Matthew

Walgreens is underscoring the importance of prescription preparedness for its pharmacy patients in areas that may be impacted by Hurricane Matthew, currently threatening the southeastern U.S.
08 September 2016

HHS and Walgreens collaborate to provide more than $10 million worth of flu shot vouchers for uninsured and underinsured Americans as flu season kicks off

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in collaboration with Walgreens, will help provide more than $10 million worth of free flu shot vouchers this flu season to improve flu immunization rates among uninsured Americans. Through the initiative, which is in its seventh year, Walgreens has provided more than $50 million worth of vouchers to communities across the country. 
31 August 2016

100,000 Opportunities Initiative Exceeds Goal and Hires 100,000 Opportunity Youth In First Year

The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, the country’s largest employer-led coalition committed to creating pathways to meaningful employment for young people, today announced that it has met its goal of employing 100,000 Opportunity Youth, the population of 16-24 year olds who are out of work and not in school, two years ahead of schedule. 
03 May 2016

Walgreens Expands Effort to Fight Prescription Drug Abuse through Collaboration with the American Pharmacists Association on Substance Abuse Education

Today, Walgreens and the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) announced a collaboration that expands Walgreens efforts to fight prescription drug abuse. Through this collaboration, the APhA Institute on Alcoholism and Drug Dependencies will continue to offer a substance abuse education program for pharmacists and student pharmacists.
08 April 2016

Walgreens Honored with Discovery Ball Corporate Partnership Award from American Cancer Society

Walgreens was honored with the American Cancer Society’s (ACS) Discovery Ball Corporate Partnership Award at the 10th Annual Discovery Ball  April 2 at the Hilton Chicago. Walgreen Co. President Alex Gourlay was in attendance and accepted the award on behalf of Walgreens