MELVILLE, N.Y., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of recent tornados, thunderstorms and flooding in Tennessee, Mississippi and other states, Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC ), the largest distributor of health care products and services to office-based practitioners, reminds customers that its disaster relief hotline stands ready to assist dentists, physicians, veterinarians and healthcare facilities that may experience operational, logistical or financial issues as a result of natural disasters. The toll-free number for all customers - 800-999-9729 - is operational and staffed from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. EDT, and monitored 24 hours a day.
"We recognize that some of our dental, medical, and animal health customers' practices may have been adversely affected by these natural disasters, and as a long-term partner in their practice success, Henry Schein is ready to offer our support," said Stanley M. Bergman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Henry Schein. "We encourage our customers in Mississippi, Tennessee and other affected areas to call our hotline for assistance."
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Henry Schein, a Fortune 500® company and a member of the NASDAQ 100® Index, is recognized for its excellent customer service and highly competitive prices. The Company's four business groups – Dental, Medical, International and T