The Impact of CVS Health

About 5 million Americans walk into a CVS Pharmacy for prescriptions, health services and guidance every day, making us the front door to health care in 10,000 communities across the country.

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High-Quality & Affordable Care in the Community

At CVS Health, we recognize the importance of helping patients access the medicines and care they need and can afford without sacrificing quality. We're delivering personalized tools and solutions that put patients at the center of their health care.

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1,100

fully-accredited MinuteClinic® locations deliver high-quality care by meeting 180 national clinical standards

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30,000

pharmacists counsel patients on managing their medications and identify opportunities to save patients on average $420 a year

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$0

copays on medications for many chronic diseases through preventative drug lists offered through CVS Caremark

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70

major health system collaborations that support joint clinical programs in the community and interoperable electronic health records

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Healthier & Safer Communities

Our approach to supporting the communities we serve ties directly to our purpose: Helping people on the path to better health. From helping to fight the opioid crisis in communities across the U.S. to working to create the next tobacco-free generation, our more than $100 million in charitable giving helps us create a healthier population.

$122

million

worth of free health services provided through Project Health since 2006

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400

thousand

students reached through our prescription drug abuse education program, Pharmacists Teach

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nearly

1,650

safe disposal kiosks

provided by CVS Health to prevent the abuse or diversion of medications

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$50

million

commitment to help create the next tobacco-free generation

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Economic Impact - Nationally and Locally

As one of the country's largest employers, we play an important role in providing jobs in 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Our employees have an impactful purpose on the communities and people they serve.

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250,000

colleagues across our business units

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40,000

underserved young people introduced to careers in health care

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$10.7 billion

paid in employee wages each year

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$2.3 billion

spent on diverse suppliers in 2017

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