Patients at LSU Healthcare Network in New Orleans will be able to help with medication counseling, chronic disease monitoring and wellness programs at CVS Health pharmacies and MinuteClinics under an agreement announced Wednesday.

CVS Health will also provide critical prescription and visit information to the participating medical centers through the integration of secured electronic medical record systems. CVS/pharmacy has more than 7,800 retail pharmacy locations in the United States. More than 900 of those locations have MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics,staffed by nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Patients can get treatment for common family illnesses, and wellness and prevention services, including health-condition monitoring for patients with chronic diseases.

CVS Health and MinuteClinic now have affiliations with 50 major health systems and health care providers across the country.