“McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK) announced today that it has been selected by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), which runs the nation’s largest integrated healthcare system, to continue as the prime pharmaceutical supplier for the agency. Under the new agreement, which takes effect in Aug. 2020, McKesson will supply all of the VA’s medical centers and outpatient clinics, as well as the VA’s Consolidated Mail Outpatient Pharmacies (CMOPs). The initial two-year contract includes options for up to three, two-year extensions…”
“As part of the contract award, McKesson will continue to supply pharmaceuticals to more than 750 locations, including more than 270 medical centers, as well as the VA’s seven CMOPs.”
“McKesson is the largest non-defense vendor serving the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense, and other government branches…” Read the full press release here.
Source: McKesson Selected by Department of Veterans Affairs as Prime Pharmaceutical Provider – December 12, 2019. Business Wire.