Walgreen Co.,the largest American drug retailing chain in the United States, has been fined $16.57 million to settle a lawsuit. The lawsuit claimed that more than 600 Walgreen stores illegally dumped hazardous waste.
Walgreens and the Parrish Medical Center have teamed up to deliver medications to patients during their hospital stay. This is a convenient way for patients to get their prescriptions filled before ever leaving the hospital.
Countless customer emails addresses that do business with many companies have been exposed, thanks to a security breach. Some of the companies include Walgreens, Capitol One, JPMorgan Chase, TiVo, Citi, and Marriott rewards.
As of April 16, Walgreens drugstores across Washington state will stop taking new Medicaid patients, saying that filling their prescriptions is a money-losing proposition because of continued reduction in reimbursement under Washington's Medicaid program