Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) reminds its customers in the Atlantic Coast region and all areas in the projected path of Hurricane Florence that the Henry Schein Disaster Relief Hotline is open for dentists and orthodontists who may experience operational, logistical, or financial issues as a result of damage caused by the storm.

The toll-free number for all Henry Schein customers is 800-999-9729. The hotline is open 24/7, with real-time assistance available from Team Schein Members from 8 am to 7 pm EST.

“As Hurricane Florence approaches the eastern seaboard, our thoughts and prayers are with the people and communities who may be impacted,” said Stanley M. Bergman, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Henry Schein. “For our customers whose practices may be damaged or otherwise affected by the storm, we are here to help in recovery and rebuilding efforts. Our hotline is open and we encourage practitioners to call for assistance.”

The Henry Schein Disaster Relief Hotline remains open throughout the year to provide assistance to practitioners during their preparation and recovery from disasters. To help meet the challenges of rebuilding a practice in the wake of a natural disaster, practitioners can download the Recovery Guide for Office-Based Practitioners.

About Henry Schein Cares

Henry Schein Cares stands on four pillars: engaging Team Schein Members to reach their potential; ensuring accountability by extending ethical business practices to all levels within Henry Schein; promoting environmental sustainability; and expanding access to healthcare for underserved and at-risk communities around the world. Healthcare activities supported by Henry Schein Cares focus on three main areas: advancing wellness, building capacity in the delivery of healthcare services, and assisting in emergency preparedness and relief.

Rooted in a commitment to social responsibility and the concept of enlightened self-interest championed by Benjamin Franklin, the philosophy behind Henry Schein Cares is a vision of “doing well by doing good.” Through the work of Henry Schein Cares to enhance access to care for those in need, the company believes that it is furthering its long-term success. The “Helping Health Happen Blog” is a platform for healthcare professionals to share their volunteer experiences delivering assistance to those in need, globally.

About Henry Schein, Inc.

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) is a solutions company for healthcare professionals powered by a network of people and technology. Described as having more than 22,000 Team Schein Members serving more than 1 million customers globally, the company is said to be a provider of business, clinical, technology, and supply chain solutions to enhance the efficiency of office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners. The company also serves dental laboratories, government, and institutional healthcare clinics, and other alternate care sites.