WOONSOCKET, R.I., April 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) has been named as one of the Most Reputable Companies in America by Reputation Institute, in partnership with Forbes Media. The survey rankings are based on Reputation Institute's 2012 U.S. RepTrak™ Pulse, a study that measures the 150 largest U.S. public companies.
Of the companies included in the survey of more than 10,000 consumers, CVS Caremark ranked 25th. Last year the company ranked 30th. Survey respondents rated companies on workplace, governance, citizenship, financial performance and leadership, products and services and innovation.
"We are proud to be ranked among the most reputable companies in America," said Larry J. Merlo, President and CEO, CVS Caremark. "As a pharmacy innovation company, CVS Caremark knows that to make a difference you have to do things differently. So, we're reinventing pharmacy to help people on their path to better health by providing caring expert guidance, new cost-effective solutions, and even more convenient access to care."
About CVS Caremark
CVS Caremark is the largest pharmacy health care provider in the United States with integrated offerings across the entire spectrum of pharmacy care. We are a pharmacy innovation company, uniquely positioned to engage plan members in behaviors that improve their health and to lower overall health care costs for health plans, plan sponsors and their members. CVS Caremark is a market leader in mail order pharmacy, retail pharmacy, specialty pharmacy, and retail clinics, and is a leading provider of Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans. As one of the country's largest pharmacy benefits managers (PBMs), we provide access to a network of more than 65,000 pharmacies, including more than 7,300 CVS/pharmacy® stores that provide unparalleled service and capabilities. Our clinical offerings include our signature Pharmacy Advisor™ program as well as innovative generic step therapy and genetic benefit management programs that promote more cost effective and healthier behaviors and improve health care outcomes. General information about CVS Caremark is available through the Company's website at http://info.cvscaremark.com.
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Carolyn Castel, Corporate Communications, +1-401-770-5717, Carolyn.castel@CVSCaremark.com