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The leading provider of products and services for people with chronic kidney failure

Fresenius Medical Care is the world’s leading provider of products and services for individuals with renal diseases of which around 4.1 million patients worldwide regularly undergo dialysis treatment. Dialysis is a vital blood cleansing procedure that substitutes the function of the kidney in case of kidney failure.

Fresenius Medical Care offers products and services along the entire dialysis value chain from a single source. We care for more than 332,000 patients in our global network of more than 4,000 dialysis clinics. At the same time, we operate 40 production sites on all continents, to provide dialysis products such as dialysis machines, dialyzers and related disposables.

Fresenius Medical Care aims to further consolidate its expertise and to use this competence as a basis for sustainable, profitable growth. We aim to continuously improve our patients’ quality of life by offering them high-quality products as well as innovative technologies and treatment concepts.  

Fresenius Medical Care’s corporate headquarters is in Bad Homburg v. d. Höhe, Germany. The headquarters in North America is in Waltham, Massachusetts, the headquarters of Asia-Pacific is located in Hongkong and the headquarters of Latin America is in Rio de Janeiro.

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Corporate culture

We strive to create a future worth living for dialysis patients. Worldwide. Everyday.
  • Collaborating
  • Proactiveness 
  • Reliability
  • Excellence



For us, sustainability means environmental and social progress as well as responsible actions to achieve success at work.
  • We assume economic responsibility
  • We take responsibility for the environment
  • We assume social responsibility




As the market leader worldwide, Fresenius Medical Care is aware of its responsibility and takes it seriously. With our rules and company ethics, we want to set standards that comply with our own and our stakeholders’ expectations.

Fresenius Medical Care is committed to conducting its business activities in compliance with local laws and regulations that apply to our business. We aim to demonstrate professionalism, honesty and integrity in our business relationships with patients, customers, suppliers, the government and other payors, fellow employees, investors and the general public.

Additionally Fresenius Medical Care has implemented business ethics and principles for business partners which outline the principles for all third parties acting on behalf of Fresenius Medical Care. The emphasis is on environmentally sound and resource-efficient production as well as fair and humane working conditions at our suppliers.

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