Haemonetics Corporation is a medical device company. The Company is engaged developing and manufacturing automated blood component collection devices and surgical blood salvage devices. Its customers are blood and plasma collectors, hospitals and health care providers globally. The Company has four global product families: plasma, blood center, hospital, and software solutions. Its products include equipment devices and the related disposables used with these devices. Disposables include the plasma, blood center and hospital product families.Plasma consists of the disposables used to perform apheresis for the separation of whole blood components. Blood center consists of disposables, which separate whole blood for the subsequent collection of platelets. Hospital consists of surgical disposables (principally the Cell Saver autologous blood recovery system). Software solutions include information technology platforms that assist blood centers, plasma centers and hospitals.