Henry Schein to Ring the Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell
Ceremony Commemorates the Power of Public-Private Partnerships in Strengthening Health Equity and Advancing Access to Care for Underserved and Underrepresented Populations While Championing Diversity Within Health Care Professions
“Today, we are pleased to celebrate our partnerships with key industry associations that have set the bar in helping to strengthen synergies between the public and private sectors to increase access to care,” said
Since the Company’s founding,
As the Company continues to provide solutions to health care professionals, Henry Schein is expanding its work with key stakeholders to make the world healthier. Since 2003, Henry Schein has supported Give Kids A Smile, the American Dental Association Foundation’s signature access-to-care program. To date, the program has helped deliver free oral health education and services to seven million underserved children.
“What began as a grassroots effort in
In addition to ADAF, Henry Schein has been working with the NMA and other partners in support of the Release the Pressure (RTP) program, which supports Black women in a movement for healthy blood pressure. RTP brings together a dedicated coalition of national health care professional organizations — NMA,
“The National Medical Association applauds the work that Henry Schein and its partners have done over the years and continues to do to advance equity and access for marginalized communities,” said
Similarly, Henry Schein has been working with NDA, RIS, and other partners to promote oral health equity among people of color, advocating for the needs of and mentoring dental students of color, and raising the profile of the profession in our communities. This summer Henry Schein, NDA, and RIS, along with other key partners, plan to offer a summer camp for underrepresented teens, exposing students to career opportunities within the oral health profession to encourage greater interest in the profession.
“The historic mission of the
Henry Schein remains steadfast in the Company’s commitment to engaging in innovative public-private partnerships to advance equitable access to health care for all. It’s these relationships that have helped foster success in helping enhance access to care, and contribute to the Company’s track-record of success as a reliable and trusted leader in industry. For 22 consecutive years, Henry Schein has been named to FORTUNE® magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list, and ranked first in the Wholesalers: Health Care category for the fifth consecutive year. In 2022, the Company was named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the
The market opening ceremony will be livestreamed, beginning with Team Schein visible on the
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