McKesson is made up of many businesses, all serving the health care industry. Our businesses fall into one of two primary categories: distribution solutions or technology solutions.
McKesson Distribution Solutions delivers pharmaceuticals to retail pharmacies and institutional providers like hospitals and health systems. We operate pharmaceutical distribution centers across the country, serving customers in all 50 states. We also deliver a comprehensive offering of health care products, technology, equipment and related services to the alternate site market, including physician offices, surgery centers, long-term care facilities and home care businesses across the country. McKesson is currently the largest pharmaceutical distributor in North America. McKesson also operates McKesson Canada and has an equity holding in Nadro, a leading distributor in Mexico.
McKesson Technology Solutions provides software, services and consulting to hospitals, physician offices, imaging centers, home health care agencies and payors. We also provide interactive connectivity services that streamline clinical, financial and administrative communication between patients, providers, payors, pharmacies and financial institutions. Our solutions are designed to improve patient safety, reduce the cost and variability of care, improve health care efficiency and better manage revenue streams and resources.
Alphabetical Listing of Businesses:
Enterprise Information Solutions
McKesson Enterprise Information Solutions provides hospitals and health systems with comprehensive electronic health record solutions, expert consulting and world-class infrastructure and hosting services to enable them to succeed under health reform and beyond. Our portfolio includes our highly rated Paragon® hospital information system, plus proven solutions for revenue cycle management, supply chain management, document management, intelligent coding, laboratory, surgery
and managed services to help maximize the total value of information
McKesson Imaging & Workflow Solutions
McKesson Imaging & Workflow Solutions provides a range of information technology solutions for hospitals and healthcare providers of all sizes and complexity. Our solutions for enterprise imaging and diagnostic imaging (radiology, cardiology), and workflow help customers improve collaboration and productivity, optimize performance and quality, and coordinate care while helping to maximize the value of their technology.
International Operations Group
The International Operations Group (IOG) includes teams in the U.K., France and the Netherlands. The UK product portfolio offers solutions for patient administration, business intelligence and clinical support systems, imaging and ward management display systems. McKesson France offers clinical and enterprise medical imaging system tools, business and financial solutions, and workforce solutions. McKesson Netherlands supports its hospital customers with order management, patient logistics, and medical and nursing care management solutions.
McKesson Business Performance Services
McKesson Business Performance Services is a leader in physician and hospital revenue cycle management, physician electronic health record and practice management system technology,
and strategic consulting services. BPS offerings are uniquely designed to help
physician groups, hospitals and health systems, accountable care organizations,
labs, and emergency medical service providers improve efficiency and grow
revenues while staying current with the latest regulatory requirements.
McKesson Health Solutions
McKesson Health Solutions delivers industry-leading clinical evidence and expert technology to help payers and providers collaborate for better healthcare outcomes at lower costs. Our solutions reduce unnecessary healthcare utilization while improving outcomes; operationalize complex volume- and value-based payment models; and optimize billing communication between providers, patients and payers. Our solutions are in more than four out of five payers in the country; more than 3,900 hospitals and facilities use our InterQual evidence-based decision support criteria; and our RelayHealth financial solutions are used to automate 1.9 billion financial transactions each year.
McKesson Medical-Surgical provides medical-surgical supplies and equipment to physicians' offices, home care agencies, long-term care facilities and surgery centers. Our catalog includes more than 150,000 national brand products from bandages to exam tables, plus McKesson's own line of high-quality medical-surgical products.
McKesson Patient Relationship Solutions
McKesson Patient Relationship Solutions (MPRS) delivers adherence programs that enable manufacturers to develop closer relationships with consumers. We offer acquisition and adherence solutions including co-pay discount programs, free trial offers, behavioral coaching, inbound and outbound contact center services and pharmacy outreach that together deliver customized solutions to our customer's specific adherence challenges. MPRS leads the industry in designing, implementing and managing acquisition and adherence solutions that help manufacturers connect with consumers on a deeper level, building trust and lasting relationships. Whether a manufacturer aims to engage, convert, motivate, or support patients, MPRS delivers on our promise to provide trusted solutions and healthier outcomes - all for better health.
McKesson Pharmaceutical Distribution
McKesson Pharmaceutical Distribution supplies branded, generic and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals to more than 40,000 customers in three primary segments: retail chains, independent retail pharmacies and institutional providers such as hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks and long-term care providers. We base our distribution excellence on electronic order processing, asset management tools, a commitment to Six Sigma methodology, order accuracy and supply chain safety. We work with our customers on solutions - including supply management technology, world-class marketing programs, managed care and repackaging products and services - that help them meet their business and quality goals.
McKesson Plasma and Biologics
McKesson Plasma and Biologics offers a wide selection of pedigree compliant plasma-derivative products to hospital pharmacies.
McKesson Specialty Health
McKesson Specialty Health empowers the community patient care delivery system to advance the science, technology and quality of care.
At McKesson Specialty Health, we have a vision - that the long term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise.
Our clinical and business support capabilities, facilitated by integrated technology systems, keep local practices at the forefront of excellent, efficient care delivery while enabling quality of life and financial security for clinicians.
An Internet-enabled, multichannel marketer and distributor of health care products, Moore Medical empowers practices and facilities in non-hospital settings nationwide.
McKesson Connected Care & Analytics
McKesson Connected Care & Analytics enables
our customer organizations to improve patient outcomes through better care
coordination, collaboration and management – while making sustainable
performance improvements that drive financial health. Our deep expertise
in connected care, population health, risk management, healthcare analytics
and demand forecasting can help you deliver care in the right setting and
develop and maintain a thriving business, even in our rapidly evolving
an independent business unit within the McKesson Connected Care & Analytics
family, is a key component of this strategy and expertise; enabling the trusted
exchange of clinical, financial and administrative information between
patients, providers, payers, pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers and
government agencies. The net result helps provide: improved care, faster
access, lower costs and enhanced bottom lines.
A subsidiary of McKesson, Zee Medical is the No. 1 provider of first aid, safety and training solutions to businesses and work sites in North America. ZEE helps employers maximize their productivity and minimize their liability associated with on-the-job injuries and illnesses by recommending and delivering a full line of quality first aid products.