DUBLIN, Ohio, March 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- With conversations around gender equity in the workplace continuing across the country, Cardinal Health emphasized the company's ongoing commitment to promoting and supporting the advancement of women in the workplace. In conjunction with Women's History Month, Cardinal Health Chief Executive Officer Mike Kaufmann provided comments around this topic at a private event at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC on March 15:
"As a leader who is passionate about the issue of gender equity, I believe that by ensuring all our employees can bring 100 percent of their authentic selves to work by fostering both a diverse and inclusive workplace, we can differentiate ourselves in the marketplace," said Kaufmann. "At Cardinal Health, we want to be able to attract and retain the best people to be part of our global team, which is just one reason why I am dedicated to educating male and female leaders about the importance of gender equity."
Cardinal Health is proud of the work that the company is doing to support gender equity initiatives:
About Cardinal Health
Cardinal Health, Inc. is a global, integrated healthcare services and products company, providing customized solutions for hospitals, healthcare systems, pharmacies, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories and physician offices worldwide. The company provides clinically proven medical products, pharmaceuticals and cost-effective solutions that enhance supply chain efficiency from hospital to home. Cardinal Health connects patients, providers, payers, pharmacists and manufacturers for integrated care coordination and better patient management. To help combat prescription drug abuse, the company and its education partners created Generation Rx, a national drug education and awareness program. Backed by nearly 100 years of experience, with approximately 50,000 employees in nearly 60 countries, Cardinal Health ranks #15 on the Fortune 500. For more information, visit cardinalhealth.com, follow @CardinalHealth on Twitter, @cardinalhealthwings on Facebook and connect on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/ company/cardinal-health.
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