TAMPA, FL — myMatrixx, a full-service pharmacy and ancillary medical benefits management company for worker’s compensation, announced today that Phil Walls, R.Ph., Chief Clinical & Compliance Officer, has been named a finalist in two prestigious awards programs. The first is Health Care Heroes hosted by the Tampa Bay Business Journal in which Phil is a finalist in the Medical Professional Non-Physician category. Phil will be recognized with other honorees at an awards ceremony on October 13 for making a significant impact in the region’s health care community.
Phil has also been named a finalist in The Dorland Health People Awards, a national program recognizing healthcare professionals in the Pharmacist category. The Dorland awards honors individuals who are making a difference in transitioning the patient through the complicated healthcare landscape. Phil will be honored at an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., on October 20 where the award winners will be announced.
“All of us at myMatrixx are extremely proud of Phil and the recognition he has received both regionally and nationally,” stated Steven MacDonald, CEO of myMatrixx. “His contribution to the clinical programs we provide our clients has been crucial to our success and I cannot think of anyone more deserving of these honors”, added MacDonald.
Joseph Paduda of Health Strategy Associates agrees, “Phil is very knowledgeable about the complex issues inherent in managing drug therapy in workers’ comp. Phil’s ability to combine that knowledge with practical experience and compassion for the injured worker is apparent to anyone who has worked closely with him,” added Paduda.