Insights provides context and perspective about key pharmacy trends and issues

A Worthy Target
Care Management
The new guideline for high blood pressure - the first in 14 years - means 46% of American adults will now be considered hypertintensive. But greater use of BP medication and better control... More
Briefing
New Blood Pressure Guideline
Care Management
Our infographic explains what the new blood pressure guideline from the ACC and AHA mean for payors and their members, and how they can help improve health outcomes and lower costs. More
Infographic
Care Management
When Hurricane Maria threatened Puerto Rico, CVS Health colleagues mobilized to ensure patients had the medications they needed. After the storm, they came together to help the community... More
Commentary
Care Management
As part of our broad commitment to fighting the national opioid abuse epidemic, CVS Health is enhancing its enterprise-wide initiatives, including a strengthened utilization management... More
Commentary
Care Management
In the United States, and around the world, diabetes is a top spend, and trend, driver. Managing the condition is a complex issue for payors and for anyone with the diagnosis. Treatment... More
Feature
Care Management
Opioid abuse is a deadly epidemic. Measures such as proper disposal of medication and utilization management programs can help prevent and reduce drug abuse. More
Commentary
Care Management
Achieving and maintaining high-quality standards is about ongoing improvement and continuous learning. Accreditations like URAC require a commitment to meeting quality standards for a range... More
Commentary
Pill bottle with checkmark
Care Management
Balancing the risk of opioid abuse with patient access takes careful consideration. Our new utilization management criteria offers payors strategies based on the recent CDC guideline on... More
Feature
No smoking icon
Care Management
Removing tobacco from CVS Pharmacy stores helped significantly reduce cigarette purchases and presumably, use, according to a CVS Health Research Institute study More
Feature
Care Management
Understanding how rising health care costs affect consumer decisions about obtaining care is a key part of developing cost-effective solutions that help improve health outcomes. As an... More
Commentary