Fresenius Group Overview

Fresenius Vamed

VAMED is the leading European group of companies in planning, constructing, and managing health care facilities.

Fresenius Vamed manages projects and provides services for hospitals and other health care facilities worldwide. The portfolio ranges along the entire value chain: from project
development, planning, and turnkey construction, via maintenance and technical management, to total operational management.

This range of competencies enables VAMED to support complex health care facilities efficiently and successfully at each stage of their life cycle. As a specialist provider of a full spectrum of services and being active worldwide, VAMED holds a unique position. The company has successfully completed more than 700 projects in about 80 countries.

VAMED Value Chain

Project business:

  • Project development
  • Planning
  • Project management and construction

Service business:

  • Services (technical, commercial, infrastructural)
  • Operational management (technical Management, total operational management
  • Project business

    The project business comprises the consulting, project development, planning, turnkey construction, and financing management of projects. VAMED responds flexibly to the local needs of clients, providing custom-tailored solutions all from one source. The company also carries out projects in cooperation with partners. Among public clients there is growing interest in public-private partnership (PPP) models. VAMED is a pioneer in this market segment. Up to the end of 2014, 23 of these models had been or are currently being implemented.

  • Service business

    VAMED offers a full range of facility management services for health care facilities. Modular in design, the company's service offering encompasses every aspect of technical, commercial, and infrastructural facility management. This ranges from building and equipment maintenance, medical technology management, and technical management through to the operational management. Its integrated portfolio of services is aimed at the optimal operation of a health care facility. VAMED was responsible for the total operational management of 51 health care facilities on four continents with approximately 6,700 beds in 2014. Worldwide, VAMED provides technical operation services to more than 510 hospitals with about 130,000 beds.

  • VAMED Vitality World

    VAMED Vitality World’s thermal spa and wellness resorts have succeeded in bridging the gap between preventive medicine and health care tourism. With approximately 2.5 million visitors annually in eight thermal spas and wellness resorts, VAMED is the market leader in Austria.

Fresenius Vamed - A Polyclinic in Ghana

VAMED plans and constructs health care facilities all over the world, e.g. this polyclinic in Ghana.

Key figures
€ in millions

2015

2014

Change

Sales

1,118

1,042

7 %

EBIT

64

59

8 %

Net income

44

41

7 %

Operating cash flow

53

-9

--

Investments

15

22

-32 %

Order intake

904

840

8 %

Employees (December 31)

8,262

7,746

7 %

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