* Walgreen shares down after news of its retreat from deal (Adds Senator, analyst comment, background) Walgreen, the operator
Walgreens becoming a "foreign" company is a slap in the face to Americans for a number of reasons. As Sorkin noted, they received $16.7 billion from Medicare and Medicaid last year, which is about 25 percent of its corporate revenues.
The days when Big Business can have it both ways -- as an artificial, power-concentrating entity with special privileges and immunities, on the one hand, and all the constitutional human rights of real people on the other hand, are coming to an end.
As soon as the customer receives the ID number, Walgreen will process the insurance claim and the customer at that time may
Even in the teen fashion industry, where retail workers are expected to wear the style of clothes they sell, Abercrombie & Fitch stands out for its draconian dress code.
Walgreen Co is moving 120,000 employees to a private health insurance exchange from coverage provided directly from carriers, the company will announce Wednesday.
There are also separate exchanges just for retirees. IBM , Time Warner Inc and General Electric Co recently announced they
The front of Walgreens stores will be changing “fairly dramatically” to promote health-related items over convenience products
The battle over prescription data has been raging since 2006, and it is more than just another skirmish in the ongoing war over information privacy. The sanctity of the doctor-patient relationship is at stake.