Fresenius Medical Care North America is the premier health care company focused on delivering the highest quality care to people with renal and other chronic conditions.

Worldwide, more than 2.5 million patients with this disease regularly undergo dialysis therapy, a vital blood cleansing procedure that substitutes the function of the kidney in the case of kidney failure.

Through our industry-leading network of more than 2,200 dialysis facilities, outpatient cardiac and vascular labs, and urgent care centers, as well as the country’s largest practice of hospitalist and post-acute providers, Fresenius Medical Care provides coordinated health care services at pivotal care points for hundreds of thousands of chronically ill customers throughout the continent. As the world’s only vertically integrated renal company, we also offer specialty pharmacy and laboratory services, as well as manufacturing and distributing the most comprehensive line of dialysis equipment, disposable products and renal pharmaceuticals.

Our integrated approach helps to not only improve patients' health outcomes, but also reduce the total cost of care.

Around the world, we care for more than 290,000 renal patients in our global network of more than 3,400 dialysis clinics. At the same time, we operate more than 40 production sites on all continents, to provide dialysis products such as dialysis machines, dialyzers and related disposables.

Our strategy is geared toward sustainable growth. We aim to continuously improve the quality of life of patients with kidney disease by offering innovative products and treatment concepts of the highest quality.

Fresenius Medical Care’s corporate headquarters is in Bad Homburg, Germany. Our North American headquarters is in Waltham, Massachusetts and our Asian-Pacific headquarters is located in Hong Kong.

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Research and development - focusing on four major trends

1. Advances in medicine and technology

2. Sustained growth in patient numbers

3. Increase in concomitant diseases

4. Rising cost pressure in health care

Industry accolades

  • Forbes America's Best Employers 2015
    Forbes America's Best Employers 2015
  • Forbes 2013 World’s Most Innovative Companies
    Forbes 2013 World’s Most Innovative Companies
  • Forbes 2012 World’s Most Innovative Companies
    Forbes 2012 World’s Most Innovative Companies
  • Forbes 2011 World’s Most Innovative Companies
    Forbes 2011 World’s Most Innovative Companies
  • Modern Health Care Spirit of Excellence Award
    Modern Health Care Spirit of Excellence Award
  • Fortune 2011 World's Most Admired Companies
    Fortune 2011 World's Most Admired Companies
  • Ethisphere 2008 World's Most Ethical Companies
    Ethisphere 2008 World's Most Ethical Companies
  • IAEM USA Business and Industry Preparedness Award
    IAEM USA Business and Industry Preparedness Award
  • CNA National Safety in Excellence Awards (15 years)
    CNA National Safety in Excellence Awards (15 years)