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Have your freight rates increased?

National couriers are now using dimensional weight as a factor in determining billable weight, which could result in significant cost increases. McKesson Medical-Surgical can help you minimize the impact by implementing Patient Home Delivery. We can ship orders directly to your patients, which helps you save time and money. Check with your Account Manager to see how we can help. Other ways to minimize shipping costs:

  • Use the smallest package possible to optimize your current packaging practices.
  • Utilize some smaller couriers which are not implementing the dimensional weight model, which may mean they are more competitive than UPS or FedEx.
Patient Home Delivery

Direct to Home Means Smart Care

Patient Home Delivery can help increase sales and deliveries without increasing overhead, so you can quickly and efficiently expand your business. We drop ship more than seven million packages every year directly to patients' homes.

McKesson Patient Home Delivery helps you:

  • Reduce or even eliminate shipping, inventory and warehouse space
  • Eliminate related costs like spoilage, fuel, insurance and fleet maintenance
  • Decrease additional labor costs in shipping and receiving
  • Serve your patients more quickly, with orders typically delivered the next day

Our Distribution Solutions Make It Easy

We offer solutions to meet your distribution needs while helping save on costs and improve process efficiencies. And all of this helps you attend to patient care.

  • Get products quickly with next day delivery to more than 95% of the country
  • Extensive, nationwide distribution network
  • 800+ McKesson Medical-Surgical-owned trucks and relationships with common carriers
  • 99.8% order accuracy means you get the right products on time
  • Shipping options including bulk and Patient Home Delivery      

Personalized Packing Slips Promote Your Business

Products ordered through McKesson Patient Home Delivery ship in plain boxes with your company's name on the packing slip.

Grow Your Business with Access to More Products

We offer thousands of products from leading national brand suppliers plus our own McKesson Brands products, offering quality and cost savings. 
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