At the Intersection of Saving and Sustaining Lives

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        Image of employee inspecting IV bags at a plantStanding Together Against COVID-19

        Our 50,000 employees stand together with clinicians and caregivers around the world who are on the front lines of COVID-19.

        "Our deepest gratitude goes to the healthcare providers and first responders battling the spread and impact of COVID-19, and my sincerest appreciation to our employees, whose tireless efforts are making a meaningful difference for patients globally," said Joe Almeida, chairman and CEO.?Learn More>




        Our Commitment to Providers and Patients?

        We work at the critical intersection where innovations that save and sustain lives meet the physicians, nurses and pharmacists who make it happen. We are committed to improving outcomes for patients, and helping our partners meet the evolving challenges and opportunities in healthcare around the world. Learn more about our diverse specialties.

        Critical Care

        Innovative therapies that treat life-threatening conditions when every second counts

        Hospital Care

        Advanced infusion systems, medicines and technologies to help ensure the right treatment is delivered safely and efficiently to the patient, from the prescription to the bedside

        ?Nutritional Care

        Clinical nutrition solutions formulated to help patients maintain or regain their health

        Renal Care

        Pioneering therapy options for people with kidney disease, including peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis

        ?Surgical Care

        Enabling surgeons and anesthesiologists to act with precision and speed to minimize complications and increase efficiency in the surgical suite

        Our Products

        Our products help clinicians be more efficient and effective in treating patients at the hospital bedside, in the operating theater, in the intensive care unit, at home and in the dialysis clinic. Learn more about our diverse product portfolio.


        Advancing Modern Healthcare

        We are leading global conversations to help improve and personalize healthcare. Insights from our patients, healthcare providers and community partners guide our efforts to deliver meaningful innovations that advance healthcare.

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        Community Engagement

        Save the Children: A Special Effort During COVID-19

        A $1 million grant from the Baxter International Foundation is helping further Save the Children’s global, dynamic initiatives to provide emergency relief for children and families during COVID-19.? ? Read More
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        Press Release

        Baxter Shares Progress on Increasing Dialysis Supplies for Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients

        Baxter International Inc., a global leader in acute care, today shared updates regarding its efforts to increase supply of critically needed dialysis products around the globe. The company is seeing demand up to five times greater than historical levels for multiple acute dialysis products as a result of an extraordinary rise in COVID-19 patients requiring access to continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT).

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        Healthcare Insights

        Confronting Coronavirus: Managing Severe Cases of COVID-19

        ?Jean-Louis Vincent, M.D., Ph.D., a world-renowned critical care specialist at the Erasme Hospital, shares his insights with fellow intensivists on managing severe cases of COVID-19.? Read More
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        Patient Story

        A Cross-Country Motorcycle Ride While on Dialysis? This Couple Did It

        Deb, a retired teacher’s aide from Pennsylvania, was diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in her 20s.?Diagnosed early and under the care of her doctor, she successfully managed her CKD for more than 40 years before beginning dialysis. Read More
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        Healthcare Insights

        Proactively Managing Our Kidney Health for Better Outcomes

        Being diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), the gradual loss of kidney function can be overwhelming; not knowing you have CKD can be life-threatening. The reality is that more than 30 million Americans have some stage of the disease. ? Read More
        Our Story

        Fostering an Innovative Culture

        Our mission to save and sustain lives is reflected in our pioneering legacy and focus on patient-centered innovation. We are passionate about shaping the future and giving back to the communities where we live and work.

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        We promise to foster innovation, strive for the highest standards of corporate responsibility and support an inclusive and diverse workplace to enable a better tomorrow.

        About Us