- Every 0.7 seconds, Fresenius Medical Care provides a dialysis treatment somewhere around the globe.
- With a broad range of generic products, Fresenius Kabi enables patients with medical needs to access modern therapies and affordable health care.
- In the past five years, Fresenius Helios has invested more than €1 billion in the modernization and development of clinical services in Germany and Spain and thereby contributes to comprehensive high-quality health care.
- Fresenius Vamed has completed more than 900 projects in around 90 countries, many of these in regions in which the development of health care infrastructure is still at an early stage. Through this, Fresenius Vamed contributes decisively to facilitating access to health care facilities for patients.
How we contribute
We are committed to respecting and supporting human rights as they are defined by international standards, such as the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Fundamental Principles as published by the International Labor Organization (ILO)1. We consider this part of our responsibility as a company.
1 ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, adopted June 1, 1998.
In 2018, we have adopted a Group-wide statement regarding human rights. It contains aspects of human rights that are of special importance for Fresenius. Our activities serve to respect human rights and shall support their protection. We strive to continuously develop these activities.
For more information about our position see the Non-financial Report.