After a previous investment of $1 billion in VillageMD, Walgreens Boots Alliance has agreed to make an additional $5.2 billion investment in the retail primary care company.

This decision is in an effort to accelerate the opening of at least 600 Village Medical at Walgreens primary care practices by 2025 and 1,000 by 2027. More than half of these practices will be in medically underserved communities.

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