03 May 2016

Walgreens Makes Life Saving Naloxone Available Without Prescription in New Jersey Pharmacies

As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a lifesaving opioid antidote, available without a prescription in all of its New Jersey pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.
28 April 2016

A Mild Flu Season for Most of U.S., but Arizona, Texas See Most Activity According to Season-ending Walgreens Flu Index

With flu activity winding down in the U.S., Walgreens today announced the top markets (DMAs) and states for flu activity for the season, according to its season-ending Walgreens Flu Index™ examining aggregate prescription data from November 2015 through mid-April 2016.
25 April 2016

Walgreens Makes Life Saving Naloxone Available Without Prescription in Alabama Pharmacies

As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a lifesaving opioid antidote, available without a prescription in all of its Alabama pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.
22 April 2016

Walgreens Leads Fight Against Prescription Drug Abuse in California with New Program to Help Curb Misuse of Medications and the Rise in Overdose Deaths

Walgreens today announced that it has implemented the first of two programs in California to combat drug abuse, part of a comprehensive national plan announced earlier this year to address key contributors to the crisis.
18 April 2016

SSM Health to Operate Retail Clinics at 27 St. Louis Area Walgreens Locations

Walgreens and SSM Health have signed an agreement to expand their relationship, through which SSM Health will own and operate the clinical practice and management of operations of 27 retail health clinics within Walgreens stores across the St. Louis region, including four clinics in Illinois.
11 April 2016

Walgreens Makes Life Saving Naloxone Available Without Prescription in Pennsylvania Pharmacies

As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a potentially lifesaving opioid antidote, available without requiring a prescription from an individual’s physician in all of its Pennsylvania pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.
04 April 2016

Study Shows that Walgreens Pharmacy Interventions Lead to Improved Adherence and Lower Healthcare Costs for Commercial Patient Populations

DEERFIELD, Ill., April 04, 2016 - Walgreens pharmacy patients offered a multi-faceted medication adherence program demonstrated 3 percent greater medication adherence1, and significantly lower healthcare spending, according to a new Walgreens study recently published in the peer-reviewed journal, Population Health Management.
31 March 2016

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of March 27, 2016

The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country.
28 March 2016

Walgreens Invites Americans to Get Seriously Silly and Welcome Red Nose Day Back to the U.S.

Championing everyone’s right to be happy and healthy, Walgreens proudly returns as the exclusive retail partner of the second annual Red Nose Day, helping raise funds to fight kids’ poverty. The campaign’s iconic Red Noses - which people wear in support of the official Red Nose Day on Thursday, May 26 - returned to store shelves at Walgreens and Duane Reade locations nationwide this morning, officially kick starting the nine-week charitable campaign. 
24 March 2016

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of March 20, 2016

The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country.