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Respiratory Care Management

With respiratory diseases being listed as the fourth most common health concern for those aged 65 years and older1, we understand the importance of providing quality respiratory care to your patients and residents. And with the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s even more reason to focus on the respiratory category and make sure you’re up to date with the latest information available.

Featured webinar

Managing your respiratory product category

Published on July 16, 2020 Presented by VGM & Associates, this webinar covers building a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) program, developing an outcomes program, helping patients with compliance and generating additional revenue, as well as steps to show value to hospitals and payors.

Resources for better respiratory care

See how we’re responding to COVID-19, access webinars and training, get info on lab testing and more.

Our respiratory guide was designed to help you understand the various respiratory diseases, common treatments and the products your patients need for the best possible outcomes. We also included a list of clinical resources to help educate you and your staff on a range of respiratory products and conditions.

Fill out the form to the right to download your guide now.

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, organizations up and down the healthcare continuum are learning how best to treat positive COVID-19 patients. We hosted a webinar with Pathway Health that attempts to answer that question.

Watch: Preparing your post-acute care organization for COVID-19 >

We’ve brought the most popular courses to our complimentary online education portal, McKesson Academy. All of the training courses are built with the adult learner in mind, so they’re highly interactive and engaging for a self-paced learning experience. Take a look at these courses we’ve identified to help you and your organization learn more about the respiratory category.

Key courses for long term care facilities:

  • Pandemic influenza
  • Respiratory capnography training and monitors
  • Shiley tracheostomy care guide videos

Download the full course listing for long term care facilities >

Key courses for home health agencies:

  • Caponograpy training and monitors
  • NEWPORT HT70 Plus Ventilator training series
  • Shiley tracheostomy care guide videos

Download complete course listing for home health agencies >

Key courses for hospice agencies:

  • Adult tracheostomy care: What you should know
  • Caponograpy training and monitors
  • Airway management course
  • Beginning airway management: Tracheostomy care 10
  • NEWPORT HT70 Plus Ventilator training series
  • Shiley tracheostomy care guide videos

Download complete course listing for hospice agencies >

Key courses for home medical equipment providers:

  • Caponograpy training and monitors
  • NEWPORT HT70 Plus Ventilator training series
  • Shiley tracheostomy care guide videos

Download complete course listing for home medical equipment providers >

The McKesson Readmissions Resource offers robust clinical resources to help you address common disease states that can contribute to higher readmission rates.

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a common, preventable and treatable disease characterized by limited airflow due to airway and/or alveolar abnormalities. It is not completely reversible, is ongoing and is usually caused by significant exposure to toxic particles or gases.

Learn more about preventing, diagnosing & treating COPD >

As a respiratory disease, seasonal flu has the potential to further complicate respiratory care. Check out our products and solutions to help prevent, diagnose and treat the flu and other flu-related illnesses.

Access flu management resources >


Download our respiratory guide today.