All posts in Volume 21 / July 2009

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Phone Interpreters Available For Patients

Patients with limited-English speaking skills can now use telephone interpreters to help them consult with Rite Aid pharmacists in more than 175 languages. The free phone service, developed in conjunction …

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Rite Aid Sponsors 32nd Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K

A record 12,400 runners participated in 2009 Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K. The event also featured a new 5K that drew 500 runners, the “We Run This City” …

Employees

Associates Fuel Successful CMN Balloon Campaign

A tough economy couldn’t keep Rite Aid associates from raising nearly $4.8 million during the company’s 15th annual Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) campaign, a total that surpasses last year’s mark by about …

Doctors

Rite Aid Diabetes Solution Days Provide Free Health Screenings for Patients

Caregivers and patients alike received valuable healthcare advice from pharmacists on the symptoms and treatments for diabetes during Rite Aid’s Diabetes Solutions Days, held in nearly 300 Rite Aid stores …

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Actress Kate Hudson, Hairstylist Launch Eco-Friendly Hair Care Line At Rite Aid

Rite Aid is the first national chain to offer its customers an innovative new line of haircare products developed by actress Kate Hudson and her hairstylist David Babaii. David Babaii for …

Healthy Skin Tour

The Road To Healthier Skin Begins At Rite Aid Stores

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation. About 90 percent of non-melanoma skin cancers and nearly two-thirds of …

Rite Aid

Revamped Circular Features Fresh Design, Strong Wellness Message

Rite Aid has revamped its weekly circularavailable in stores and Sunday newspapers with a fresh design that is easier to read and places more emphasis on health and wellness. According to …

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More Customers Are SMILING At Rite Aid

“Did We Make You Smile Today?” That’s the question Rite Aid has been asking customers and patients since the beginning of March when new SMILE comment cards became available in …

Rite Aid Crew

Rite Aid Pharmacists Demonstrate “We Care”

The mother had a spoon in her hand, ready to give her crying newborn another dose of medicine when the phone rang.   It was Helen Maser, pharmacy manager in Roseville, Mich., calling …

Rite Aid Completes $1.9 Billion Refinancing Of Its September 2010 Debt Maturities; Company Has Ample Liquidity to Execute Business Plan

Rite Aid successfully completed the refinancing of a majority of its September 2010 debt maturities, replacing them with new facilities that mature in 2015 and 2016 and a new $1 …