CVS Caremark Releases 2011 CSR Report: Helping People on Their Path to Better Health
CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) released its 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report this week, which provides an overview of the company’s commitments to environmental stewardship and diversity, the improvement of patient health outcomes, its continued status as an employer of choice and to helping people – especially children and the underserved – access care and services through its social investments.
“The process of measuring our progress and performance and assessing the outcomes of our efforts to date in such areas as workplace, diversity, governance, products and services and the environment, helps us to be more accountable to our stakeholders,” said CVS Caremark President and CEO Larry J. Merlo. “We’re pleased to share this report and the exciting progress we’re making, in many different ways, every single day.”
Titled Helping People on Their Path to Better Health, this marks the company’s fifth annual CSR Report and presents its strategy for reinventing pharmacy for better health. The report also highlights CVS Caremark’s focus on diversity, both within its own workforce and in active engagement with the communities it serves.
In addition, the report features progress related to the goal of reducing its carbon intensity by 15 percent by 2018 through a variety of sustainability measures. And, for the first time, the report includes an accounting of the company’s political contributions and activities. Learn more on CSRwire.