Company to Provide Education Oral Health Professionals Can Rely On To Ensure Business Continuity During COVID-19 Crisis
Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced a new webinar series to help oral health professionals maintain operational success during the coronavirus outbreak. The free webinar series, entitled “COVID-19 and Dentistry,” will kick off on Monday, March 23 at 2:00 p.m. and will feature Dr. David Reznik, Director of the Oral Health Center of Grady Health System’s Infectious Disease Program, and Gary Severance, DDS, Henry Schein Dental.
To register for the event or to access on-demand, practitioners can visit, https://pages.henryscheindigital.com/COVID19-webinar.
During the webinar, presenters will address the origins of COVID-19 and modes of transmission of COVID-19 in the dental setting; provide clinicians with updated information on implementing infection prevention and control measures; and assess risks for exposure and how to optimize the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in dental settings to prevent transmission and provide a safe environment for patients and the dental team.
“As a trusted advisor to our customers, Henry Schein is committed to providing the educational resources and business acumen dental professionals can rely on to maintain a successful practice, especially during times of crisis and uncertainty,” said Jonathan Koch, Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, Global Dental Group, Henry Schein. “COVID-19 has created many challenges for our customers, and it is our job to help navigate the public health issues that continue to unfold. This webinar is just one example of the ongoing efforts our company is making to provide relevant and timely education that our customers can quickly implement into their practice and share among their team and patients.”
For ongoing information about what Henry Schein is doing to address this unprecedented situation and the actions the Company is taking to get more product into the hands of those who need it most – health care professionals – please visit: www.henryschein.com/COVID19update.
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 19,000 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 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 healthcare 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 31 countries. The Company's sales from continuing operations reached $10.0 billion in 2019, and have grown at a compound annual rate of approximately 13 percent since Henry Schein became a public company in 1995.