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Baxter International Inc (NYSE:BAX)

58.58
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59.41
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SECTOR
Health Technology
INDUSTRY
Medical Specialties
MARKET CAP
$32.2B

Company Description

Baxter International, Inc. provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including acute and chronic dialysis; sterile IV solutions; infusion systems and devices; parenteral nutrition therapies; premixed and oncolytic injectables; biosurgery products and anesthetics; drug reconstitution systems; and pharmacy automation, software and services. The company products are used by hospitals, kidney dialysis centers, nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, doctor's offices and by patients at home under physician supervision. It operates through the following segments: Hospital Products and Renal. The Hospital Products segment intravenous IV solutions and administration sets, premixed drugs and drug-reconstitution systems, pre-filled vials and syringes for injectable drugs, IV nutrition products, infusion pumps, inhalation anesthetics, and biosurgery products. This segment also provides products and services related to pharmacy compounding, drug formulation. The Renal segment provides products and services to treat end-stage renal disease, or irreversible kidney failure and acute kidney injuries. This segment offers a comprehensive portfolio to meet the needs of patients across the treatment continuum, including technologies and therapies for peritoneal dialysis, in-center hemodialysis, home HD, continuous renal replacement therapy and additional dialysis services. The company was founded by Davis Baxter in 1931 and is headquartered in Deerfield, IL.

Contact Information

Baxter International, Inc.
One Baxter Parkway
Deerfield Illinois 60015-4625
P:(847) 948-2000
Investor Relations:
(224) 948-3085

Employees

Shareholders

Individual stakeholders9.29%
Other institutional52.26%
Mutual fund holders35.64%

Top Executives

Joe AlmeidaChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Scott PleauVice President-Operations
James K. SaccaroChief Financial Officer & Vice President
Paul E. MartinChief Information Officer & Vice President
Marcus SchabackerChief Scientific Officer