This open letter was shared with Boston Scientific U.S. workers.
The violent assaults and protests that occurred on the U.S. Capitol and several other states yesterday marked a darkish and unhappy day for our nation and served to threaten the inspiration of the nation’s democracy. We’re grateful that each one Boston Scientific workers within the District of Columbia and different state capitols are reported to be secure.
We acknowledge that a lot of our workers are feeling unsettled on this divisive local weather and we wish to be sure you know the corporate’s place on the occasions which have transpired and reiterate our dedication to an inclusive and secure office.
- We imagine in respecting the integrity of the democratic course of, the election end result and the peaceable transition of energy.
- We denounce all violence and stand towards the unfold of misinformation.
- We all know that division and mistrust in our election system impedes our progress as a nation, and particularly when so many are struggling in well being and welfare as a result of pandemic.
- We attempt to set an instance for civil, caring discourse aligned with our firm values.
- We are going to proceed to assist an inclusive tradition, keep grounded in our firm values and the progress we are able to make collectively, and discover unity in our mission to rework lives-focused on the necessary work that we’re doing to advance science.
As a reminder, a number of assets can be found to Boston Scientific workers to supply assist throughout these difficult instances, together with counseling companies by way of our Worker Help Program (EAP), Worker Useful resource Group packages, academic webinars and our WellBeing Website. We additionally encourage you to talk along with your supervisor or a member of your management crew.
Thanks for all you do for Boston Scientific as we handle by means of the pandemic and ongoing social unrest collectively. Your work issues. Our collective work issues, and we are able to affect brighter days forward by making certain the various sufferers and prospects who want us have our continued assist, backed by an inclusive, numerous and proficient group comprised of people who’re there for each other.
Chief Govt Officer
Senior Vice President,
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