Why Professional & Advisory Services for Health Systems?

McKesson's Professional & Advisory Services (P&AS) is your trusted partner for health systems, fully dedicated to helping them achieve more for the business of pharmacy. The P&AS team comprises industry leaders, each with decades of strong clinical and business expertise, who have served as Chief Pharmacy Officers and Directors of Pharmacy at health systems across the nation. They leverage a diverse set of skills, tools, and solutions to help health systems zero in on their most important challenges and capitalize on opportunities to improve their business of pharmacy.

Our professionals provide comprehensive support and data-driven insights across various aspects of pharmacy operations, including critical areas such as 340B, Retail Pharmacy, Specialty Pharmacy, Contract Management, Orphan Drugs, Acute Care Services, and Supply Chain. Backed by the support of McKesson's tailored services and solutions, P&AS professionals collaborate with health system pharmacy leadership to improve pharmacy operations and strengthen their financial viability.


How We Create Value for Health Systems to Achieve More

  • Financial outcomes, cost reduction, and operational optimization
  • Access to data and insights
  • A group of advisors and industry-leading Subject Matter Experts
  • Unique access to McKesson Tools and Services
  • Long-term support with tracked outcomes throughout the relationship

Our Areas of Expertise:

  • 340B
  • Retail Pharmacy
  • Specialty Pharmacy
  • Contract Concierge and Contract Management
  • Orphan Drugs
  • Acute Care Services
  • Supply Chain
  • Data Analytics & Benchmark Services
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A Different Approach

Beyond the confines of traditional consultancies, our P&AS relationships epitomize the essence of true partnership, innovation, and transformative collaboration. With an unwavering commitment to our health systems partners, we facilitate meaningful growth and operational excellence, equipping them with the essential tools to sustain and build upon these foundational improvements indefinitely.

  • Long-term relationships vs. project-based interactions
    Partnering with our P&AS team provides your health system with ongoing guidance and strategic support that allows you to adapt to a changing landscape over time.
  • Holistic approach vs. isolated perspective
    Our experts can take a full-spectrum view of your health system pharmacy to help identify areas for growth, innovation, risk management, and more.
  • Transfer of knowledge vs. one-time execution
    The P&AS team is committed to empowering health systems with the knowledge, tools, and expertise necessary to achieve sustainable improvements now and in the future.