Fresenius Group Overview

Fresenius Helios

Fresenius Helios is one of the largest and most medically-advanced operators of both in- and outpatient care in Europe.

Fresenius Helios is Europe’s leading private hospital operator, with more than 110,000 employees. Fresenius Helios owns and operates Helios hospitals in Germany as well as Quirónsalud hospitals in Spain and Latin America. Every year, about 21 million patients opt for medical treatment at a Fresenius Helios hospital. Both Helios and Quirónsalud are the largest private hospital operators in their respective national markets.

The 86 hospitals across Germany operated by Helios include seven maximum care facilities – in Berlin, Duisburg, Erfurt, Krefeld, Schwerin, Wiesbaden and Wuppertal. Helios also operates 125 medical care centers and six prevention centers. Every year, around 5.6 million patients are treated by Helios in Germany, 4.4 million of them outpatients. Almost 69,000 people are employed at Berlin-based Helios.

Quirónsalud operates 52 hospitals, 71 outpatient centers and some 300 Occupational Risk Centers. Around 15.4 million patients are treated here every year, 14.6 million of whom are outpatients. Active in every major metropolitan region of Spain, and now with six hospitals in Latin America, Madrid-based Quirónsalud has about 37,500 employees.

Fresenius Helios is committed to the highest quality clinical and nursing care. In addition to providing first-class medical care, Helios and Quirónsalud make important contributions to the advancement of medicine. This benefits patients, who can rely on Fresenius Helios hospitals for superior, state-of-the-art treatment and diagnostic procedures

Helios: We are commited to your health

Our focus is people: Every year about 21 million patients choose Helios for medical treatment.

Key figures (IFRS)

 

 € in millions

2019

2018

Growth

Sales

9,234

8,993

+ 3 %

EBIT

1,015

1,052

- 4 %

Net income

670

686

- 2 %

Operating cash flow

683

554

+ 23 %

Investments

693

501

+ 38 %

Employees (December 31)

106,377

100,144

+ 6 %

 

  • Some figures adjusted for special items
  • Net income = Net income attributable to shareholders of Fresenius Helios