Frost & Sullivan (San Antonio, TX) has awarded B. Braun Medical Inc. (Bethlehem, PA) its 2005 Medical Devices Emerging Leaders of the Year Award.
The award was given for the quality of the company's products, its strong growth rate, and its efforts to provide educational services and training programs to improve patient and caregiver safety.
“B. Braun Medical Inc. demonstrates true health-sector leadership, producing innovative products that achieve operational excellence and protect patients and health professionals from risks associated with medication errors,” says Sheila Ewing, a Frost & Sullivan research analyst.
Braun is best known for its anesthetic products, but it has also posted growth in infusion therapy, drug delivery, dialysis equipment, and interventional cardiology.