Halyard Health


Ticker: HYH

Obtained: 10/31/14, divested from KMB

Cost basis: $39.68

Current Portfolio Status: hold

Dividend Reinvestment: N

No Dividends paid

Shares held on account at Motif

Halyard Health, Inc. engages in the healthcare business in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. It operates through two segments, Surgical and Infection Prevention, and Medical Devices. The company offers surgical and infection prevention products, such as sterilization wraps, surgical drapes and gowns, facial protection products, protective apparels, and medical exam gloves for the prevention of healthcare-associated infections. It also provides post-operative surgical pain management products, including elastomeric infusion pumps, specialized needles, catheters, and associated devices for peripheral nerve block procedures; chronic pain management products comprising radiofrequency generators, probes, and cannulas, as well as needles, kits, and procedural kits; respiratory products, which include closed suction and diagnostic catheters, oral care systems, and endotracheal tubes; and digestive health products consisting of enteral feeding tubes, diagnostics, and endoscopy accessories. The company markets its products to hospitals and other healthcare providers through third-party distribution channels. Halyard Health, Inc. was incorporated in 2014 and is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia. Halyard Health, Inc. operates independently of Kimberly-Clark Corporation as of October 22, 2014.


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