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HIV / AIDS

Walgreens has been involved with the HIV community for 35 years and counting. Our passion is personal.

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Our experience

With more than 35 years of experience in the HIV community, our established network of HIV-specialized pharmacies provide your patients face-to-face access to specially trained pharmacists, reliable and discreet delivery options, 24-hour stores, insurance coordination and help with financial assistance.

Our experience

Our pharmacists

Our pharmacists

Our specially trained pharmacists are great resources to address your patients' questions and concerns, including:

  • Promoting adherence
  • Facilitating access to PrEP
  • Managing comorbidites
  • Navigating the insurance process
  • Monitoring for drug-drug interactions
  • Providing answers to questions

Our process

Walgreens HIV-specialized pharmacies have been shown to improve adherence and persistency to HIV therapy1 and increase the likelihood that patients are prescribed a regimen consistent with HIV treatment guidelines.1, 2

Our process
1Murphy P, Cocohoba J, Tang A, Pietrandoni, G. et al. Impact of HIV-specialized pharmacies on adherence and persistence with antiretroviral therapy. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2012;26(9):526-531. doi: 10.1089/apc.2012.018.
2Cocohoba J, Murphy P, Pietrandoni G, Guglielmo B. Improved antiretroviral refill adherence in HIV-focused community pharmacies. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2012;52(5):e67-e73. doi: 10.1331/JAPhA.2012.11112.

Financial assistance

We work with you and your patients to stay one step ahead of prescription costs.

We've secured $500 million in financial assistance for patients.1

Financial assistance
1Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy and AllianceRx Walgreens Prime data across all disease states Sept 2014 – Aug 2016.

One patient view

We'll serve as an extension of your patient's care team. Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy keeps track of patients' long-term history in order to provide comprehensive care, and we'll notify you of any side effects your patients may be experiencing.

One Patient View

Commitment

We have an unwavering commitment to the HIV community. Our HIV-specialized pharmacists are great resources for prevention education, as well as risk reduction options, including PrEP.

Commitment

Presence

Presence

We’re here for you and your patients. We offer the benefits of a national presence with the familiarity of a local specialty pharmacy.

We’re in your community and know your practice and patients. Our locations have specially trained staff, so your patients will work with someone who understands their needs.

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