Guardian Pharmacy Strengthens Its Market Position in Florida

Guardian Pharmacy is one of the largest and fastest-growing institutional pharmacy companies in the U.S. that also serves the behavioral health market. Founded in 2004, Guardian Pharmacy Services’ 37 locations now serve more than 128,000 residents throughout 26 states. 

Guardian Pharmacy of Florida seamlessly serves assisted living and skilled nursing communities of all sizes throughout the state and select areas of southern Alabama. Locations include:

  • Daytona            
  • Jacksonville
  • Northwest Florida            
  • Orlando
  • Southeast Florida
  • Southwest Florida
  • Tampa

After nearly tripling its business in five years, Guardian Pharmacy of Southeast Florida recently relocated its headquarters to a larger facility in Boca Raton. The new, 20,000-square-foot building, almost doubles the size of Guardian’s former location in nearby Deerfield Beach. It allows the long-term care pharmacy to increase its workforce and operations to better support the assisted living communities and skilled nursing facilities it serves from Miami to Vero Beach, and westward to Naples.

Guardian Pharmacy of Jacksonville recently acquired the LTC division of Atkinson’s Pharmacy. The newly acquired pharmacy will operate as Guardian Pharmacy of Jacksonville and will continue serving existing LTC customers and their residents. This strategic expansion comes as Guardian Pharmacy of Jacksonville celebrated 15 years in business.

Guardian Pharmacy of Florida locations benefit from the company’s local-autonomy business model. This industry-unique model ensures that the local team can focus on customer service to meet the specialized needs of its communities and residents, while Guardian’s Corporate Support Team assists with the day-to-day business operations, including data analytics, payroll, HR, IT and more.


Takeaway: Guardian Pharmacy of Florida serves the entire state and select areas of southern Alabama