25 October 2019

Walgreens Encourages All Americans to Participate in National Prescription Take Back Day

Walgreens is encouraging all Americans to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday Oct. 26. As part of the company’s continuing effort to combat drug abuse, select Walgreens stores throughout the country will serve as a collection point for law enforcement to collect unwanted, unused or expired medications for safe disposal.
22 October 2019

Walgreens, Susan G. Komen and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Collaborate to Support Research in Tough-to-Treat Cancers and Increase Access to Care

Walgreens announced today a new collaboration with Susan G. Komen and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to enable research in tough-to-treat cancers and increase access to care with a pledge to contribute more than $25 million to the organizations, collectively, over the next five years. 
17 October 2019

Centene, Walgreens and RxAdvance Announce Partnership to Provide Innovative Pharmacy Management Model

(St. Louis, MO and Deerfield, IL) – Oct. 17, 2019 - Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), Walgreens and RxAdvance today announced a strategic partnership to introduce an innovative model for pharmacy management that aims to increase transparency, enhance customer experience and ultimately result in better health outcomes at lower costs. 
16 October 2019

Walgreens, Leading Health Care Organizations Collect More Than 885 Tons of Unwanted Medication

DEERFIELD, Ill., October 16, 2019 - Walgreens today announced its first of its kind safe medication disposal kiosk program has collected and safely disposed of more than 885 tons – the combined weight of about 350 pickup trucks – of unwanted prescriptions, including controlled substances and other medications, as of Aug. 31, 2019.
16 October 2019

Walgreens Flu Index® Helps Communities Keep a Pulse on the 2019-2020 Flu Season

With leaves changing and temps dropping, fall is here –but that’s not the only season upon us. Flu season is here and activity is already starting to creep into communities. Today, Walgreens launched its first Walgreens Flu Index® for the 2019-2020 season to help communities, health officials, media and more, get a grasp on flu activity in their area. 
01 October 2019

Walgreens and Novant Health Announce Retail Health Care Collaboration in North Carolina

DEERFIELD, ILL., & WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Oct. 1, 2019 – Today, Walgreens and Novant Health, a leading health care provider with 15 medical centers and more than 640 locations offering advanced medical treatments in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia, announced a retail health clinical collaboration and services agreement, as well as a retail pharmacy-focused transaction. 
26 September 2019

Walgreens Recognizes Its More Than 75,000 Pharmacy Professionals for Their Role in Improving Patient Health During American Pharmacists Month

Walgreens is recognizing its team of more than 75,000 pharmacists and pharmacy technicians for their dedication to improving the health and well-being of patients as part of American Pharmacists Month throughout October.
24 September 2019

Walgreens Find Care™ Platform Now Features Personalized Sleep Assessment and Solutions

DEERFIELD, Ill., September 24, 2019 - With an ongoing commitment to help its customers and patients better manage their chronic conditions, Walgreens today announced that the millions of adults experiencing sleep issues1 can now access new sleep solutions through its Walgreens Find Care™ platform. With the addition of the clinically validated Philips SmartSleep Analyzer, one of several SmartSleep solutions announced by Philips earlier todayWalgreens Find Care users are now able to use the tool to help identify the potential reasons contributing to their sleep issues and connect to sleep diagnostics, guidance, products and solutions online and through the Walgreens mobile app.