Friday, January 24, 2020

CVS, Walgreens aggressively move into delivery of health care services

Houston Chronicle
Americans spent $3.6 trillion on health care in 2018, and chronic illness management is one of the fastest-growing markets in the industry. Sixty percent of Americans have at least one chronic condition and they account for 90 percent of health care spending, according to Santa Monica, Calif.-based think tank Rand Corp.

Seeing opportunity, drugstores have been searching for the right combination of health care provider and retailer to draw customers to their stores.. . . more