Patient Health First

Who Is DocRx?

DocRx is a family oriented company committed to conducting business in an ethical and moral manner. Our mission is to improve patient care while leading the industry in providing physicians a tailored portfolio of operational solutions for their practice that puts their Patients Health 1st.

We are proud to offer both… Patient Health and Compliance Under One Roof!

Meet Our Leadership Team

Our staff of professionals have two goals in mind; always put The Patient First and create a family work environment that allows its employees to thrive!

Brian Ward

CEO

Brian Ward is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of DocRx , as well as a member of the company’s Board of Directors.  Brian started DocRx in 2008 and has helped build it into one of the largest healthcare companies in the United States. In fact, DocRx now serves thousands of physicians, practices, pharmacies, and Hospitals nationwide.  Prior to 2008, Mr. Ward worked in Pharmaceuticals for companies like AstraZeneca and Innovex as Regional Manager of their Hospital Divisions from 1997-2008. Brian Ward graduated with a Marketing Degree from Louisiana State University in 1996 after playing College Football for the LSU Tigers.

Full Bio

Kevin Jones

President Coast Diagnostics

Kevin Jones is from Mobile, AL and now lives in Spanish Fort. After graduating from the university of South Alabama and getting married to his wife Sherry they moved to Houston, TX for 7.5 years as he pursued a career in retail management. He returned to the Mobile area to open a Computer technology business which he owned for ten years before joining the DocRx team. Kevin runs our Information Technology division as well as the COO of Coast Diagnostics our Toxicology Laboratory. Kevin’s wife Sherry is a computer programmer and they have three children, Hunter who is a junior at Samford University, Kevin Jr. who will be a freshman at Auburn University and Carissa who will be a junior at Spanish Fort High School.

Annette Dowd

President of Dispensing

Annette Dowd leads the Dispensing and Billing Divisions at DocRX. A Michigan native, she attended Eastern Michigan University, and began her career in Sales and Marketing in the Toy and Juvenile Industry. Her family relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina in 2002. Prior to joining DocRx Annette worked with BottomLine Medical, as Operations Manager in their Physician Dispensing Division. In 2011, an acquisition with PSS World Medical earned her a position as Leader in their Charlotte location of Physician Dispensing. In 2013, Annette joined the DocRX family and now leads our dispensing and billing divisions.

Catherine Hunter

HR Director

Catherine is originally from Hattiesburg, Mississippi. She graduated from Mississippi State University in 1991 with a B.B.A. in Banking and Finance and earned her M.B.A with an emphasis in Human Resources from Memphis State University in 1992. Catherine began her career with Power & Amp; Telephone Supply Company in Memphis,Tennessee, as the Accounting Manager and later created and implemented a quality assurance program as Quality Assurance Manager. In 1996, Catherine moved to Atlanta, Georgia and managed a retail store. In 2000, she moved to Mobile, Alabama and stepped away from her career to stay home with her children. In 2008, she went to work as Human Resources Manager at the Internal Medicine Center. In 2015 Catherine became Director of Human Resources for DocRx, Inc. Catherine’s husband Shawn works for Industry Services Company, Inc., and they have two children, Ann Mason and Walker.

Jane Glover

President of Virtual Medicine/Marketing

Full bio coming soon

Ashley Petersen

COO/President of Pharmacy

Ashley Petersen was born in Metairie, Louisiana, but was raised in Mobile, Alabama where she attended elementary, middle, and high school. She chose to stay local for college where she attended the University of South Alabama. She was a cheerleader there and later became the assistant cheerleading coach. After college, Ashley started working as an outside Sales Representative for a local company. In 2011, Ashley was given the opportunity to be a part of the DocRx team. She started as the Director of Pharmacy Sales. Over the years, Ashley worked with each individual product line offered at DocRx. She was influential in getting each program launched. In 2014, Ashley was promoted to COO. Since then, she has been working very hard on improving our operational standards, HIPAA compliance, and keeping our staff educated on the many changes our industry brings.Ashley enjoys spending time with her family. She and her husband Matt, originally from Colorado, met because he received a scholarship to play baseball at the University of South Alabama. The Petersen Family are huge South Alabama athletics fans. Ashley and Matt are the proud parents of two boys.

Jennifer Ward

CFO

Co-Founder and CFO with over 15 years of experience in Accounting, Jennifer help form DocRx in 2008. Jennifer began her career in Accounting in 1992 as she attended Southeastern Louisiana University and worked as a Bookeeper for Lee Management Group. Jennifer moved to Mobile, Alabama in 2004 and worked as a Caterer and ran the Accounting Department for Simply Southern Catering. In 2008, Jennifer was an integral part in forming DocRx and was named CFO that year. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family of 4. She has one daughter and one son and is the wife of the CEO of DocRx, Brian Ward. They met in college while he was playing Football at LSU. Outside of her family, Jennifer enjoys cooking, reading books, music, doing volunteer work for children and friends. She also enjoys working at DocRx and ensuring employees have a “Family Atmosphere” and enjoy coming to work each day.

Mae Winters

Controller

With over 20 years of experience in Accounting, Mae joined the DocRx family as Controller in December 2013. Upon receiving her Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Business Administration from The University of Alabama in 1992, she moved back to her hometown of Mobile and began her career as an Accounting Clerk with Roy Lewis Construction Corporation. Within two years, she was hired by a locally owned embedded software company, Accelerated Technology, Inc., as a Staff Accountant where she was ultimately promoted to Controller. ATI was acquired by Mentor Graphics in February of 2002 and Winters then served as Financial Analyst for the Embedded Systems Divisions. Mae married her college sweetheart, Scott, in 1995 and they are the proud parents of two beautiful daughters. An avid volunteer, she is very active in her church and her daughters’ school which is also her high school alma mater. Mae enjoys attending Alabama football games with her family and cooking in her spare time.

Michael Brogan

Chief Compliance Officer

Michael Brogan is originally from Upstate New York. He graduated from Michigan State University in 1986 with a B.A. in Business Administration/Pre-Law and earned his J.D. from The University of Mississippi School of Law in 1990. After being admitted to the Colorado Bar, Michael was a practicing Attorney with an emphasis in the Insurance industry. In 1991, Michael accepted an appointment to the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia and embarked on a 26 plus year career as an FBI Agent. During his career, Michael held numerous assignments, to include postings in Los Angeles and Washington, DC. He was also assigned to the U.S. Consulate in Toronto, Canada and the U.S. Embassy in Bridgetown, Barbados, where he worked in the FBI’s Legal Attache` Program. During his career, he worked in a Supervisory capacity for over 17 years. Michael also graduated from the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, CA, where he learned Chinese Mandarin. Michael’s wife Leah is a Flight Attendant with United Airlines and they have one son, Hudson. They reside in Fairhope, Alabama.

Our Compliance Membership Resources

Contact us today to learn more about becoming a member of DocRx

Compliance

We bring Patient Health Care and Government compliance together

Pharmacogenetics

“Personalized Medicine” embraced by some of the leading hospitals in the United States

Dispensing

Bringing the convenience of pharmacy services to your office!

Compounds

Our programs meet and exceed the needs of all medical professionals and their patients, to offer only the best in Patient Care!

Patient Monitoring

Carefully evaluating each test option in conjunction with the patient’s history

Medial Billing

Solutions to assist pharmacy and physician owners in business administration

What Our Clients Say about DocRx

 “DocRx is unique in that it not only offers many products in one place, It offers a rare team of support people that separates it from everyone else. Having DocRx as a partner is like being a member of a GPO because I can get all of my products with one Company.”
Dr. Marion

DocRx Videos

A conversation with DocRx founder Brian Ward

Why did you start DocRx?
Founder Brian Ward

 

How has the industry changed and where does DocRx fit in?

 

What can a doctors office expect from DocRx?

 

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