ORANGE CITY – Accardi Clinical Pharmacy, an independent community pharmacy in Orange City, has received the 2013 Good Neighbor Pharmacy of the Year award.
Accardi Clinical Pharmacy was honored for delivering exceptional patient care and being a leader in its local community, as well as executing innovative marketing and branding practices, and successful business operations that help deliver a better bottom line.
This year’s winner was determined by their peers, pharmaceutical manufacturers and AmerisourceBergen associates via text messaging voting during the general session of AmerisourceBergen's customer event, ThoughtSpot 2013, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Dr. J. Roger Accardi is the president and owner of Accardi Clinical Pharmacy and serves on the board of directors for the Florida Hospital Fish Memorial Foundation.
As a third generation pharmacist, Dr. Accardi has lived in southwest Volusia County since 1957. He graduated from the University of Florida in 1968 with degrees in chemistry and pharmacology. In 1999, he received a Doctorate in Clinical Pharmacy from the University of Florida. Additionally, he serves as a preceptor, a lecturer, and an Associate Professor at the University of Florida.
ThoughtSpot by Good Neighbor Pharmacy is an annual four-day event for independent community pharmacies that provides business and clinical education to help Good Neighbor Pharmacy customers to run their business more effectively. For more information about ThoughtSpot 2013, please visit ThoughtSpot2013.com.
AmerisourceBergen is one of the world's largest pharmaceutical services companies serving the United States, Canada and selected global markets. Servicing both healthcare providers and pharmaceutical manufacturers in the pharmaceutical supply channel, the Company provides drug distribution and related services designed to reduce costs and improve patient outcomes. AmerisourceBergen's service solutions range from niche premium logistics and pharmaceutical packaging to reimbursement and pharmaceutical consulting services. With over $80 billion in annualized revenue, AmerisourceBergen is headquartered in Valley Forge, PA, and employs approximately 13,000 people. AmerisourceBergen is ranked #32 on the Fortune 500 list. For more information, go to www.amerisourcebergen.com.
About Florida Hospital Fish Memorial
Florida Hospital Fish Memorial is a 175-bed full-service hospital providing inpatient and outpatient services in addition to 24-hour emergency and critical care. The hospital is a member of Adventist Health System, the largest Protestant not-for-profit hospital system in the nation and works to provide exceptional, patient-focused care to the DeBary, Deltona, Orange City and Sanford communities. Florida Hospital Fish Memorial is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and is Chest Pain Accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers. For more information about Florida Hospital Fish Memorial, visit www.fhfishmemorial.org.
Accardi Clinical Pharmacy received the 2013 Good Neighbor Pharmacy of the Year award. Dr. J. Roger Accardi, president and owner of Accardi Clinical Pharmacy and Florida Hospital Fish Memorial Foundation board of directors member, received this prestigious national award during the general session of AmerisourceBergen's annual event at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.