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Our History

Our success as the global leader in dialysis healthcare is the result of our commitment to our values and our rich history of touching the lives of patients and families who rely on our renal care products and services. From our early beginnings as a pharmaceutical company in Germany to the founding of Fresenius Medical Care North America in 1996 to our outstanding growth and development today, we have stayed true to our core values and our steadfast belief that Our People Make The Difference. As we continue to innovate and shape the future of renal care, our values and history serve as a guidepost for delivering the best possible quality of life for our patients.

A Few Key Years

2010 Rice Powell becomes CEO of FMCNA and Deputy Chairman of Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA Management Board.

2008 FMCNA signs exclusive licensing agreement for intravenous iron product Venofer® and Injectafer™.

2008 Fresenius Medical Care named one of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" by Ethisphere magazine.

2007 Fresenius Medical Care continues its success as the leading manufacturer of dialyzers, producing its 500 millionth dialyzer.


Our People Make The Difference For Our Patients At Fresenius - Come Join Us!

President and CEO, Rice Powell, talks about the mission of FMCNA and the important roles all of its employees have in helping improve patient care and career fulfillment.