About Baxter Puerto Rico

The presence of Baxter in Puerto Rico from 1958 has contributed greatly to the increase of quality of life indices, not only in terms of income but also in education, health, longevity and other vital parameters of the modern life. Baxter arrived in the 1958 under the name of Travenol and opened his first plant in Carolina in the edge of the metropolitan zone of San Juan. The company is a vital contributor to the economy and the quality of life of several of the towns where it operates Baxter, as much thus, that he is the main employer in these communities. Baxter Puerto Rico has around 4.000 employees distributed in three towns around island and two in the area of San Juan. The manufacture plants are located in Jayuya, Aibonito and Guayama. In the metropolitan area we counted on the center of logistic in Cataño and Sales and Marketing in Guaynabo.

In the present, our lines of market are made up of:

  • Fluid Therapy
  • Anesthesia, Critical Care, Oncology
  • Bioscience
  • Renal
  • Nutrition
  • Specialized Pharmacy

Baxter Puerto Rico provides unique services:

  • First pharmacy specialized in intravenous therapies
  • Clean Room classification 100.000
  • Validation of instruments and equipment
  • Automated technology in the preparation of parenteral nutrition solutions
  • Educative programs for the healthcare professionals

Baxter's operations in Puerto Rico are varied and can be said that it represent a degree of vertical integration, since the same quality and service are involved in all stages from preparation of raw material to final product delivery to the customer; the key to the success of Baxter in Puerto Rico for more than five decades of its presence on the island.

Baxter is always at the vanguard of health care, fulfilling the basic objectives of incorporating a program of continuing education for healthcare professionals, developing a team with the best skills in the area of the healthcare industry and improving efficiency in business processes and advanced technology.

Baxter has been, is and will remain an important part of life and economy of Puerto Rico, with the satisfaction of working every day to save the most appreciated of the human being: THE LIFE.