BD is a leading medical technology company that advances human health in every corner of the world by improving medical research, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in health care safety – including medication safety, health care worker safety and infection prevention – as well as the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. Our innovative solutions are focused on improving medication management and patient safety; supporting infection prevention practices; equipping surgical and interventional procedures; improving drug delivery; aiding anesthesiology and respiratory care; advancing cellular research and applications; enhancing the diagnosis of infectious diseases and cancers; and supporting the management of diabetes. In addition, we partner with organizations around the world to tackle some of the most challenging issues in global health. Our 45,000 employees across 50 countries work in close collaboration with customers and partners to help enhance outcomes, lower health care delivery costs, increase efficiencies, improve health care safety and expand access to health.