|Baxter Receives Perfect Score from Human Rights Campaign Foundation for Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality|
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Third Consecutive Year Earning 100 Percent Score and Sixteenth Year in a Row on the Corporate Equality Index
“We are honored to be recognized for our commitment to advancing an
inclusive and diverse culture where every employee feels valued and
respected, and is able to contribute to making Baxter a great place to
work,” said José (
The 2018 CEI evaluates LGBTQ-related policies and practices, including non-discrimination in the workplace, domestic partner benefits, transgender-inclusive healthcare benefits, diversity programs and public engagement with the LGBTQ community.
Baxter’s Commitment to Inclusion and Diversity
At Baxter, inclusion and diversity is about building diverse, high-performing teams that are engaged and innovative, and advancing company culture so that every employee feels valued, respected and safe to be their authentic self. A diverse workforce drives innovation, creates trusted partnerships with customers, suppliers and community partners, and ultimately contributes to the success and sustainability of the business.
The culture of inclusion and engagement extends beyond Baxter’s
workforce to the many communities globally in which the company
operates. Baxter has a long history of leadership in corporate
responsibility, including workplace practices, philanthropy and
environmental stewardship. Baxter has been recognized annually by the
Dow Jones Sustainability Index since its inception 18 years ago;
Baxter provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including home, acute and in-center dialysis; sterile IV solutions; infusion systems and devices; parenteral nutrition; surgery products and anesthetics; and pharmacy automation, software and services. The company’s global footprint and the critical nature of its products and services play a key role in expanding access to healthcare in emerging and developed countries. Baxter’s employees worldwide are building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care.
Baxter International Inc.