22 October 2020

Walgreens Further Expands COVID-19 Testing With Availability for Children Age 3 and Older in All Testing Locations

As part of Walgreens’ ongoing efforts to increase access to COVID-19 testing in communities across the U.S., the company announced that its testing sites are available for those age 3 and older. Previously, testing has been available to those age 18 and over.
16 October 2020

Walgreens to Help Administer COVID-19 Vaccines to Vulnerable Populations Once Available

Walgreens is pleased to work with the Center for Disease Control (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Administration as part of Operation Warp Speed to help administer COVID-19 vaccines, once available, to high priority groups, including long-term care facility residents and staff. Ensuring access to COVID-19 vaccines once approved and available will be critical to saving lives and helping our nation recover from the pandemic.
08 October 2020

Walgreens Launches Find Rx Coverage Advisor to Help Customers Navigate Health Coverage Options

At a time when millions of Americans face unemployment and the loss of health insurance, Walgreens has launched Find Rx Coverage Advisor, a new resource providing personalized guidance to customers seeking information on available health and prescription drug coverage options.
07 October 2020

Walgreens Addressing Health Disparities in Chicago’s Underserved Communities with New Pharmacy and Healthcare Initiatives

Walgreens is furthering its commitment to address health disparities and improve outcomes in its hometown of Chicago, through a number of community-focused pharmacy and healthcare initiatives, beginning in the city’s underserved neighborhoods on the south side. 
17 September 2020

Walgreens Launches Walgreens Test & Protect Program™ to Aid Businesses’ COVID-19 Strategies

To further aid employers with creating a safe and protected work environment, Walgreens has launched Walgreens Test & Protect™, a new program to aid businesses in their COVID-19 work plans and strategies. The program is part of Walgreens’ latest expansion of COVID-19 testing, which also includes increased capacity across its testing sites to allow for more than 500,000 COVID-19 tests per month.
Walgreens Find Care® receives high honors from Fierce Healthcare
14 September 2020

Walgreens Find Care® receives high honors from Fierce Healthcare

Walgreens has won the “Digital/Mobile Health Solutions” category in the Fierce Innovation Awards – Healthcare Edition 2020
31 August 2020

Walgreens Boots Alliance Appoints John Standley President of Walgreens

DEERFIELD, Ill., August 31, 2020 - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today announced the appointment of John Standley as President of Walgreens, effective immediately.
Flu Shots Now Available at All Walgreens Pharmacies
17 August 2020

Flu Shots Now Available at All Walgreens Pharmacies

With the upcoming flu season expected to coincide with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Walgreens is now offering flu shots daily at all of its nearly 9,1001 pharmacies with additional safety measures in place. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is urging everyone over 6 months of age to get a flu shot to help protect themselves and their communities from vaccine-preventable illnesses.