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McKesson joins World Cancer Day efforts

McKesson joins World Cancer Day efforts

SAN FRANCISCO — McKesson Corp. is supporting World Cancer Day by expanding its commitment to reduce the devastating impact of cancer by making medicines and treatment readily available and by supporting those on the frontlines. “Most Americans have been touched by cancer. We know that better cancer care is possible and McKesson is proud to play a part in making that

Jhaveri named Health Mart president

Jhaveri named Health Mart president

IRVING, Texas — Nimesh Jhaveri has joined the Health Mart family of community pharmacies as president. Jhaveri, who has 30 years of hands-on pharmacy experience, started in his new role on October 31. As president, Jhaveri is responsible for developing strategies supporting the goals and success of more than 5,000 Health Mart pharmacies. In his

Rite Aid, McKesson continue partnership

Rite Aid, McKesson continue partnership

CAMP HILL, Pa. – Rite Aid Corp. and McKesson Corp.  announced an agreement to key terms that will continue the companies’ pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution partnership for an additional 10 years. Under these terms, McKesson will continue providing Rite Aid with sourcing and direct-to-store delivery for brand and generic pharmaceutical products through March 2029. Rite

McKesson announces new global headquarters in Las Colinas, Texas

McKesson announces new global headquarters in Las Colinas, Texas

SAN FRANCISCO — McKesson Corp. has announced the relocation of its corporate headquarters from San Francisco, Calif. to Las Colinas, Texas, effective April 1, 2019, expanding upon its presence in the Dallas area. “We are excited to strengthen our presence in Texas and make Las Colinas our official global headquarters,” said John Hammergren, chairman and chief

McKesson’s Hammergren to retire, Tyler named CEO

McKesson’s Hammergren to retire, Tyler named CEO

SAN FRANCISCO — McKesson Corp. announced that John Hammergren, chairman and chief executive officer, has decided to retire, effective March 31, 2019. McKesson’s board of directors has unanimously selected Brian Tyler, currently president and chief operating officer, to succeed Hammergren as CEO, effective April 1, 2019. Tyler will also remain as president. Edward Mueller, currently

McKesson relaunches life sciences business

McKesson relaunches life sciences business

THE WOODLANDS, Texas — McKesson Corp. announced that it has relaunched its biopharmaceutical services business under its U.S. Pharmaceutical and Specialty Health business unit as McKesson Life Sciences. The new structure not only reflects its continued dedication to serving the life sciences industry, but also indicates how the business has evolved to meet the industry’s need

McKesson honors pharmacy professionals during American Pharmacists Month

McKesson honors pharmacy professionals during American Pharmacists Month

IRVING, Texas— Celebrating the expanded role of pharmacists across the nation, McKesson Corp. kicks off an entire month of celebrations for American Pharmacists Month, today. Launched in 2004, American Pharmacists Month honors pharmacists and the many hats they wear, and aims to recognize the work they do to improve patient care. McKesson has launched a new interactive

McKesson elects Caruso as independent director

McKesson elects Caruso as independent director

SAN FRANCISCO — McKesson Corp. announced that its board of directors has elected Dominic Caruso as a new independent director, effective September 12, 2018. With the election of Dominic Caruso, McKesson’s board of directors increases from eight to nine members, eight of whom are independent. “Dominic’s three decades of global financial and operational experience, leadership,

McKesson’s ideaShare a forum for independent Rx

McKesson’s ideaShare a forum for independent Rx

CHICAGO — McKesson Corp. Monday kicked off McKesson ideaShare 2016, an interactive forum for independent pharmacists to collaborate and gain ideas for expanding their business, driving profits and delivering better patient outcomes. The annual conference and exhibition provides attendees with access to industry thought leaders, pharmacy programs and solutions, continuing education courses, and networking events