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Abbott on How the Company’s ‘Future Well Communities’ Program Is Helping To Advance Health Equity

Originally published at abbott.com. Abbott ranked No. 4 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   Across the U.S. and around the world, low-income communities and communities of color are facing health crises at alarming rates. Chronic diseases like heart disease and diabetes are responsible for more…

Abbott Publishes Its 2020 Sustainability Report

Originally published at abbott.com. Abbott ranked No. 4 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   After one of the world’s most challenging and inspiring years, Abbott wants to do much more than get back to the old normal. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Abbott delivered results for…

Abbott’s Summer Internship for High School Students Becomes First Program To Grant College Credit in STEM

Originally published at abbott.mediaroom.com. Abbott ranked No. 4 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   High school students who complete Abbott’s award-winning summer internship program are now eligible to receive college credit for the experience in a first-of-its-kind effort that can serve as a model…

Abbott and Walgreens Launch Pilot Program To Increase Access to Over-the-Counter Rapid COVID-19 Tests for EBT Cardholders in Philadelphia

Originally published at abbott.mediaroom.com. Abbott ranked No. 4 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   Abbott and Walgreens announced today a pilot program to increase access to rapid testing for Pennsylvania Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cardholders in the city of Philadelphia. Beginning today, each Philadelphia…

Abbott and American Heart Association Partner To Address Health Disparities in Underserved Central Texas Communities

Originally published at abbott.mediaroom.com. Abbott ranked No. 4 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.   The American Heart Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on heart and brain health for all, and the global healthcare company Abbott, today announced a new multi-year initiative to reduce…