Fresenius Medical Care North America is a division of Fresenius Medical Care (NYSE: FMS), the world's largest integrated provider of products and services for individuals undergoing dialysis because of chronic kidney failure, a condition that affects more than 2.1 million individuals worldwide. Through our leading network of more than 2,150 dialysis facilities in North America and our vascular access centers, laboratory, pharmacy and affiliated hospitals and nephrology practices, Fresenius Medical Care provides renal services to hundreds of thousands of people throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada. We are also the continent's top producer of dialysis equipment, dialyzers and related disposable products and a major supplier of renal pharmaceuticals.
Fresenius Medical Care North America is the exclusive provider of UltraCare®:—our unique approach to patient care. It represents our commitment to deliver excellent medical care to patients through innovative and efficient programs, the latest technology, continuous quality improvement and a focus on superior customer service. UltraCare is delivered by highly trained staff, and demonstrated through dedication, leadership and compassion by every team member, every day, based on our Core Values: Quality, Honesty and Integrity, Innovation and Improvement, Respect and Dignity, Teamwork, and People Make the Difference. The key elements of UltraCare are: Clinical Leadership; Continuous Quality Improvement; Superior Customer Service; Team Approach to Care; Patient-Centered Care; Innovative Technology. The result: better outcomes and more satisfied patients.
Our Commitment to Patients
We believe that the high quality and comprehensive care we deliver to our patients is a result of our association with leading doctors and the extraordinary skill and efforts of our employees. Dialysis patients benefit from the wealth of experience and information that is shared within our extensive clinical network.
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