Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical Awarded NJHPCO 2010 Pharmacists of the Year

Oct 01, 2010, 16:57 ET from Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical proudly announces its award of Pharmacists of the Year from NJHPCO (New Jersey Hospice & Palliative Care Organization).  Pharmacists Bill Ashnault and James Kim have been selected by NJHPCO award judges to receive this prestigious award.  

NJHPCO, founded in 1979, is a nonprofit public service organization that promotes use of hospice and palliative care at the end of life. Its objectives are to promote the hospice concept as a program of care for the terminally ill and their families.  Provider Membership comprises 46 licensed and Medicare-certified New Jersey Hospices, or about 90% of the licensed hospices in New Jersey.  Membership makes hospice services available in every community in New Jersey.

By attaining this award, Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical has demonstrated its commitment to maintain a higher level of competency and strive for excellence in its services, customer satisfaction and best-in-class performance. Referring to the honor of this award, pharmacist and co-owner Bill Ashnault stated, "We are continually striving to clarify our strengths and improve our weaknesses.  This award recognizes the value given to all our hard work and dedication to our patients.  We are a team here at Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical, and it is with great delight James and I share this award with our entire staff."

Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical maintains multiple relationships with homecare patients, rehabilitation facilities, discharge nurses and hospice programs.  The company provides both medication and equipment, including hospital beds, oxygen, CPAP machines and accessories.  Its delivery territory covers Somerset, Union, Middlesex, Monmouth and parts of Ocean County.  Staff pharmacists are available to assist with medication concerns and special requests, as well as compounding for special needs.  A full time DME staff and 24 hour emergency care services are also available.

Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical builds lasting relationships through compassion, attentiveness and availability to its customers directly or through their doctors or caregivers.  Its business is built on our services to our customers.  "We are passionate about educating our staff so that together, with medical professionals, we are able to achieve extraordinary levels of service, care and comfort," Ashnault added.

CONTACT:  Sandy Severini, Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical, Inc.

*Phone:  908-755-7696  *Fax :  908-755-6873 or  *E-mail:  sandy@twincityrx.com

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