RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Each year in August, the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) encourages community health centers to host events, such as health fairs, to celebrate National Health Center Week. The events are used to educate the public about the mission and value of health centers. McKesson Medical-Surgical is proud to be the premier sponsor of National Health Center Week 2014: America’s Health Centers: Local Engines for Healthier Communities.
“Community Health Centers provide an important service to medically underserved populations across the country. Their commitment to provide high-quality healthcare to medically underserved communities is more than commendable,” said Clay Courville, Senior Vice President, Marketing. “We are proud and honored to be a sponsor of National Health Center Week to celebrate this positive work that takes place every day!”
McKesson Medical-Surgical is teaming up with health centers across the country during the week of August 10-16 to celebrate the dedicated staff working within the centers and to showcase the valuable care and services that are offered within the community.
About McKesson Medical-Surgical
McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc., with offices in Richmond, Va., and McKesson Medical-Surgical Minnesota Supply Inc. in Golden Valley, Minn., are affiliates of the McKesson Corporation. McKesson, currently ranked 15th on the FORTUNE 500, is a healthcare services and information technology company dedicated to making the business of healthcare run better. We partner with CHCs, payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting. McKesson helps its customers improve their financial, operational, and clinical performance with solutions that include pharmaceutical and medical-surgical supply management, healthcare information technology, and business and clinical services. For more information, visit http://www.mckesson.com.