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McKesson leverages scale to deliver value

McKesson leverages scale to deliver value

Members of McKesson Corp.’s senior management know what it takes to be a major player in the global health care marketplace, and they are moving decisively to ensure that going forward the company remains a dominant force in the sector. McKesson in recent years has made a number of strategic acquisitions that deepen and extend

McKesson boosts Rx tech solutions with CoverMyMeds buy

McKesson boosts Rx tech solutions with CoverMyMeds buy

SAN FRANCISCO — McKesson Corp. is bolstering its pharmacy technology services with its $1.1 billion deal to acquire CoverMyMeds LLC from private equity firm Francisco Partners. Columbus, Ohio-based CoverMyMeds provides the nation’s largest electronic prior authorization (ePA) platform for medications. The company said its software suite automates the drug prior authorization process for more than