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, automation, 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 clinical and financial information systems, as well as world-class infrastructure and hosting services to enable them to succeed under health reform and beyond. The group’s offering includes our top-rated Paragon® hospital information system, a contemporary, single-database, Microsoft®-based electronic health record and revenue cycle solution, McKesson’s long-standing Horizon Clinicals® platform, and a host of advanced revenue cycle management solutions.
Enterprise Medical Imaging & Ancillary Solutions
McKesson Enterprise Medical Imaging & Ancillary Solutions provides a range of information technology solutions for hospitals and healthcare providers of all sizes and complexity. Our solutions for diagnostic imaging (radiology, cardiology), document management and intelligent coding, supply chain, laboratory and surgery help customers improve workflow, collaboration and productivity, optimize performance and quality, navigate evolving payment models, coordinate care and 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 Automation continuously advances medication delivery through integrated automation solutions for central pharmacy and the point of care. Through a common technology platform based on a foundation of bar coding, these solutions support hospitals’ unique medication and supply dispensing, inventory management processes, and initiatives to help prevent potential medication errors.
McKesson Business Performance Services
McKesson Business Performance Services is an experienced provider of healthcare management, medical billing and technology services. We serve over 30,000 providers and work with hospitals, health systems, physicians, provider networks and other valued healthcare stakeholders nationwide. Through our management experience, domain expertise and advanced electronic health record and practice management technology, we provide a comprehensive portfolio of revenue cycle and practice management services designed to provide our clients with the capabilities to increase revenues, reduce operational costs, minimize audit risks and drive better business health.
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 Pharmacy Systems
McKesson Pharmacy Systems offers the industry's broadest portfolio of modern software solutions generally available. We provide an end-to-end pharmacy offering that can support other McKesson programs and automation in two unique delivery models: centralized or distributed.
For a truly individualized solution, pharmacists can choose a pharmacy management system, along with its underlying platform, and select supplemental modules like signature capture, point-of-sale, or workflow to best address their key performance requirements.
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.
RelayHealth helps hospitals and health systems convert healthcare reform challenges into opportunities. Our solutions help customers securely share and aggregate data across the continuum, manage risk related to care quality, manage the health of populations, optimize workforce utilization, and manage care. For more information, visit relayhealth.com or call 888.743.8735.
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.