CVS offers same-day delivery of medications
CVS announced Thursday it has begun same-day delivery of many prescription drugs and household items it stocks from 6,000 of its 9,800 pharmacies nationally.
The service costs $7.99, with deliveries handled by Birmingham, Ala.-based Shipt whose corporate clients include Target, with CVS operating pharmacy counters in Target stores in Connecticut.
CVS continues to offer delivery of prescription and over-the-counter drugs and other products within a day or two, at $4.99 a delivery. Patients can place orders using the CVS Pharmacy app, text message or a phone call to their local pharmacy.
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