|Henry Schein, Inc. Awards Fourth Annual Henry Schein Cares Medals in the Medical Category; Names LifeNet International ‘Best in Class’|
Medal Recognizes Organizations That Reflect Company’s Commitment to Expanding Access to Care for People in Need
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This approach includes programs aimed at the early detection and treatment of non-communicable diseases, such as diabetes and hypertension, and training and equipping local health care workers in medical and management best practices.
“Our multi-disciplinary team provides high-quality data, the business skills needed to establish working relationships with partners, and the medical knowledge necessary to train health workers to provide improved care to patients,” said
An independent panel of judges selected
“LifeNet International shares Team Schein’s belief that public health can be greatly improved by not just improving access to care, but by strengthening the health care capacity of local providers and community organizations as well,” said
Since its founding in 1932, Henry Schein has been dedicated to fulfilling its responsibilities as a corporate citizen by giving back to the industries and communities it serves. The company created the Henry Schein Cares Medal in 2015 to honor community organizations that shared the company’s commitment to serving society and whose work has been especially effective in bringing care to people and animals in need.
The Henry Schein Cares Medal is an initiative of Henry Schein Cares, the company’s global corporate social responsibility program.
About Henry Schein Cares
Henry Schein Cares stands on four pillars: engaging Team Schein Members to reach their potential, ensuring accountability by extending ethical business practices to all levels within Henry Schein, promoting environmental sustainability, and expanding access to health care for underserved and at-risk communities around the world. Health care activities supported by Henry Schein Cares focus on three main areas: advancing wellness, building capacity in the delivery of health care services, and assisting in emergency preparedness and relief.
Firmly rooted in a deep commitment to social responsibility and the concept of enlightened self-interest championed by
Established in 2008, the
The Foundation is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended. Contributions to the Foundation are tax-deductible as provided by law.
Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, with a selection of more than 120,000 branded products and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 180,000 additional products available as special-order items.
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