LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PharMerica Corporation (NYSE:PMC), a national provider of institutional, specialty home infusion, hospital and oncology pharmacy services, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of McGuire Group Pharmacy (“McGuire”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
McGuire provides comprehensive pharmacy services to long-term care facilities and other customers in the Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area, the second largest market in the State of New York.
Greg Weishar, PharMerica Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer, stated, “The acquisition of McGuire Group Pharmacy further expands our geographic footprint in upstate New York, an important region that complements our existing presence in Albany. McGuire has built a strong regional pharmacy business by providing comprehensive pharmacy solutions and superior patient care. We look forward to continuing to provide excellent service to McGuire’s clients and customers.”
Mr. Weishar continued, “This acquisition is consistent with PharMerica’s strategy of pursuing acquisitions that drive growth and shareholder value. We will continue to pursue attractive, value-enhancing acquisitions.”
PharMerica Corporation is a leading provider of pharmacy services. PharMerica serves the long-term care, hospital pharmacy management services, specialty home infusion and oncology pharmacy markets. PharMerica operates 94 institutional pharmacies, 15 specialty home infusion pharmacies and 5 specialty oncology pharmacies in 45 states. PharMerica’s customers are institutional healthcare providers, such as skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, hospitals, individuals receiving in-home care and patients with cancer.