BD - Indispensable to human health
 
   
 
Solutions For Human Health

BD is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public. BD manufactures and sells a broad range of medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment and diagnostic products. BD focuses strategically on achieving growth in three worldwide business segments BD Medical Systems, BD Biosciences and BD Clinical Laboratory Solutions. BD products are marketed in the United States both through independent distribution channels and directly to end-users. Outside the United States, BD products are marketed through independent distribution channels and sales representatives and, in some markets, directly to end-users.

BD generates close to 50 percent of its revenues outside the United States. Worldwide demand for healthcare products and services continues to be strong, despite the ongoing focus on cost containment. The healthcare environment favors continued growth in medical delivery systems due to the growing awareness of the need to protect healthcare workers from accidental needlesticks and legislative/regulatory activity favoring conversion to safety-engineered devices.

BD Medical Systems,

...holds leadership positions in hypodermic needles and syringes, infusion therapy, insulin injection systems and prefillable drug-delivery systems for pharmaceutical companies. Its product offerings include the industry?s broadest, deepest line of safety-engineered sharps products.

BD Biosciences,

... one of the world?s largest businesses supporting the life sciences, provides products and services to accelerate biomedical discovery and disease diagnosis. Clinicians and researchers throughout the world use BD Biosciences tools to study genes, proteins and cells to better understand disease; to improve technologies for diagnosis and disease management; and to facilitate the discovery and development of novel therapeutics. Growth in research products is driven by the expansion in genomic research, and increased pharmaceutical and government spending in this area.

BD Clinical Laboratory Solutions

... offers system solutions for collecting, identifying and transporting specimens, as well as advanced instrumentation for quickly and accurately analyzing specimens. The business also provides services that focus on customers? process flow, supply chain management, and training and education.

BD is dedicated to producing solutions and the best solution of all is helping all people live healthy lives. Our vision is to become a great company, defined by great performance, great contributions made to society, and being a great place to work.