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The mission of the pharmacy is to ensure safety in the medication-delivery system. What this means, however, has evolved over recent years. In order to achieve your mission, you are faced with a changing future.

You are maximizing pharmacy operations and expanding clinical services.  Medication management makes your department a critical part of delivering value-based metrics and reducing readmissions. You may be doing more, but you may not have more to do it with.

McKesson operates under the same lean principles you do. Our pharmacist and health system business experts work with you to help you experience better business health for your pharmacy.

From financial performance to operating more efficiently, we work side-by-side with pharmacists like you to help you achieve goals small and large.

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Employment of pharmacists is expected to grow 14% over the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics.

Click here to learn more about the ASHP Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative.

In 2012, over 50 million scripts issued were never filled.[1]

Case Study

We do the work. You reap the benefits.

Providing care to under and uninsured patients is an important service SwedishAmerican Health System provides its community. Helping make this possible are patient assistance programs (PAPs) sponsored by pharmaceutical and medical-device manufacturers.

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Spotlight Products

Drug Spend Analysis
Successfully managing a health system pharmacy’s drug spend requires having a clear view into purchasing history and spending trends. While most hospital pharmacies have access to 80/20 or similar reports, only McKesson’s Drug Spend Intelligence robust online tool allows customers to easily identify and track clinical initiatives that reduce drug spend, while saving them valuable time. Learn More »

McKesson MedSource®
Through McKesson’s MedSource® program, hospitals can use pharmaceutical manufacturer patient assistance programs to help replace drugs and medical devices dispensed or administered to low-income, uninsured and underinsured patients. Working directly with manufacturers, MedSource managers leverage proprietary software and tools for tracking, reporting and troubleshooting, helping provide successful patient enrollment in each patient assistance program and subsequent approval and replacement of eligible products provided. Learn More »

340B Solutions
Whether you are just starting out with the 340B program or want to optimize your participation, our consultant experts are ready to help you better manage and enhance pharmacy services critical to your most vulnerable patients. Learn More »