McKesson Canada Introduces Enhanced Version of its PACMED® Core Solutions to Deliver Market-Leading Solutions

QUEBEC, May 9, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - McKesson Canada, a leading supplier of automation equipment and technology solutions to Canadian hospital and retail pharmacies, today announced significant enhancements to its PACMED® Core software platform. These changes support customers, improve the efficiency of compliance packaging for patients, advance packaging accuracy, and further enhance pharmacy workflow. McKesson Canada is the exclusive distributor of PACMED® and PACVision® in Canada to hospital and retail pharmacies.

"McKesson Canada has developed a unique network of services, that enable us to provide hospital and retail pharmacies with a comprehensive automation offering that improves their ability to best serve patients'', said Jean-Philippe Blouin, Vice President Technology Solutions at McKesson Canada.

In addition to PACMED® and PACVision®, McKesson Canada provides other automation products that improve efficiency and effectiveness of medication therapy including: AccuCount®, BlistAssistTM, Parata Max®, Parata Mini®, RxSafe® and VBM.

From product design to the sales process, through installation and on to ongoing customer support, McKesson Canada is committed to providing the best possible customer experience, while improving patient care and safety through innovative solutions.

About McKesson Canada

Founded more than 100 years ago, McKesson Canada is dedicated to delivering vital medicines, supplies and information technologies that enable the health care industry to provide patients better, safer care. Our solutions empower pharmacies, manufacturers, hospitals and other health care institutions by enabling them to get closer to the millions of patients they serve every single day, while contributing to the quality and safety of care in Canada. For more information:



For further information: Darius Kuras, McKesson Canada, (416) 427-6510,


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