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Abbott on Bridging the Access Gap for Health Tech

Originally published at abbott.com. Abbott ranked No. 3 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2022.   From telehealth visits to in-home COVID tests, health technology became a crucial part of how people accessed care during the pandemic. For many, it defined a new possibility for on-demand,…

Abbott, HBCUs and Industry Partners Launch Initiative To Diversify and Strengthen Cybersecurity Workforce

Originally published at abbott.mediaroom.com. Abbott ranked No. 3 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2022.   To address the urgent cybersecurity talent needs in the U.S., Advancing Minorities’ Interest in Engineering (AMIE) announced a new collaboration to support cybersecurity education at Historically Black Colleges and Universities…

Abbott on the Blood Donation Lows During the Pandemic

Originally published at abbott.com. Abbott ranked No. 4 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   An estimated 3% of women who give birth need a life-saving blood transfusion following delivery. Based on the most recent birth data, that’s more than 100,000 moms each year. But during the COVID-19 pandemic, blood…

Abbott Partners With LISC To Address Diversity and Equity Gaps in the Healthcare Industry Supply Chain

Originally published at abbott.mediaroom.com. Abbott ranked No. 4 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   Abbott and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) announced a $37.5 million initiative to provide diverse small businesses with the tailored growth capital, loans and support they need to compete, grow and…

Abbott on Women Suffering From Healthcare Inequity

Originally published at abbott.com. Abbott ranked No. 4 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   What happens when the medical caretakers are ill-equipped to care for your personal caretakers? The answer — so far — for the cardiovascular care of women and people of color has not…