Ports International, a leading provider of medical supplies and equipment, announces that it has been selected by Baxter Sales & Distribution Puerto Rico Corp to be their appointed distributor for The Bahamas, and the national representative of the SPECTRUM Infusion Pump System. Ports will distribute the SPECTRUM pumps throughout the Bahamas, and will provide training, support, and therapy education to its clinicians. Baxter products have been transforming healthcare for over 85 years, and their goal is providing products that best address the needs of the hospitals, patients, and delivery of patient care, by providing therapies for Critical Care, Nutritional Care, Surgical Care, Pharmaceuticals, and Renal Care. As stated by Michele Rassin-Moodie, “Ports is very excited to be representing a leading global provider of medical products and pharmaceuticals. Baxter has continuously focused on improving patient outcomes, and preventing complications for patients. Their health strategies align well with Ports’ passion for improved treatment standards of patient care, and lowering the overall costs of healthcare. We are very pleased to partner with Baxter; their expertise and products will enhance Ports’ current portfolio, and will advance our goals to provide medical solutions for a better quality of life for our patients.” About Baxter Every day, millions of patients and caregivers rely on Baxter’s leading portfolio of critical care, nutrition, renal, hospital and surgical products. For more than 85 years, we’ve been operating at the critical intersection where innovations that save and sustain lives meet the healthcare providers that make it happen. With products, technologies and therapies available in more than 100 countries, Baxter’s employees worldwide are now building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of transformative healthcare innovations. To learn more, visit www.baxter.com and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. The Spectrum Infusion System is FDA approved, weighing approximately 2.5 pounds and measuring 1/10 the size of many other large volume pumps. The SPECTRUM infusion pump features technology intended to help reduce pump-related adverse drug events through the use of drug libraries that eliminate the need for clinicians to manually enter commonly used drugs and dosage rates, features a wireless connectivity option, and low-cost intravenous administration sets.