Henry Schein Medical Helps Amplify The Value Ambulatory Surgery Centers Bring to Drive Down Health Care Costs and Deliver Convenient, Quality Care
Company Presents Engaging Discussions from Thought Leaders Through Its #Scheinchats Series, Addressing the ABCs of ASCs from Staffing to Standard of Care
MELVILLE, N.Y., September 19, 2022 – Henry Schein Medical, the U.S. medical business of Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), is helping to amplify the value ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) bring to patients, providers, and the health care ecosystem overall.
The Company recently featured key learnings and viewpoints from ASC thought leaders, including best practices for infection prevention, recruiting top talent and the benefits of working in an ASC, and building a new ASC from the bottom up. Through its signature social media series, #scheinchats, the discussions covered tools and tactics ASCs can implement to help increase efficiencies while providing quality patient care in the wake of staffing shortages, as well as the continued growth of ASCs and the positive clinical outcomes provided.
Henry Schein Medical brought together its subject matter experts and industry peers to produce insightful conversations, including:
- How to Accelerate Growth in Your Ambulatory Surgery Center featuring Scott Jackson, Vice President of Surgical Solutions at Henry Schein Medical and Mandy Hawkins, President of the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association’s Board of Directors.
- Automating Your ASC for Optimal Infection Prevention featuring Erica Smith, Surgical Solutions Manager at Henry Schein Medical, and Caitlin Stowe, Vice President of Clinical Affairs & Medical Liaison at ActivePure Medical.
- Setting Up an ASC for Success, featuring four video messages from Bruce Johnstone, Director of Client Services at Apex Design Build, where ASCs can learn how to build an ASC development plan.
“At Henry Schein Medical, through our Surgical Solutions team, we see first-hand the important role that our ambulatory surgery center customers play to provide a good quality of life for staff, and to deliver convenient, cost-efficient solutions to patients,” said Mr. Jackson. “The ASC industry has grown significantly since the early 1970s when the first ASC was built, and because of the many benefits they deliver, outpatient centers continue to emerge throughout the United States. Our team remains committed to helping enhance the vital role ASCs play in the health care system, and providing the technology, tools, and resources needed to operate successfully.”
Henry Schein Medical continues to recognize the dedication of its customers, surgeons, nurses, and medical professionals who helped transform the industry. Visit Henry Schein’s LinkedIn page for engaging video messages and quotes from industry leaders about the advantages surgery centers offer for communities and the health care system, including more convenient and personalized care, and reduced costs for patients and payers.
Henry Schein Medical provides products, solutions, and support for all areas including planning, equipment selection, equipment and solutions delivery and setup, financing, and regulatory compliance. Its team of Surgical Solutions Specialists are dedicated to helping ASCs deliver the best quality patient care.
For more information about Henry Schein Medical’s ASC products, services, and solutions, please visit www.henryschein.com/asc. To browse Henry Schein Medical’s ASC Capitol Equipment portfolio, please visit www.henryschein.com/SurgeryCenterEquipment.
About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) is a solutions company for health care professionals powered by a network of people and technology. With more than 22,000 Team Schein Members worldwide, the Company's network of trusted advisors provides more than 1 million customers globally with more than 300 valued solutions that help improve operational success and clinical outcomes. Our Business, Clinical, Technology, and Supply Chain solutions help office-based dental and medical practitioners work more efficiently so they can provide quality care more effectively. These solutions also support dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, as well as other alternate care sites.
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.
A FORTUNE 500 Company and a member of the S&P 500® index, Henry Schein is headquartered in Melville, N.Y., and has operations or affiliates in 32 countries and territories. The Company's sales reached $12.4 billion in 2021, and have grown at a compound annual rate of approximately 12.5 percent since Henry Schein became a public company in 1995.
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