News Releases

The latest news releases from Fresenius Medical Care North America

Transformation of Kidney Care Highlighted in 2018 Annual Medical Report

published June 26, 2018

WALTHAM, Mass., June 26, 2018 — Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the leading provider of kidney care products and services, today announced the publication of its 2018 Annual Medical Report, offering expert insights on the latest science and innovation that is transforming clinical practice and patient care.

Fresenius Medical Care and Humacyte Announce Strategic Global Partnership

published June 11, 2018

Fresenius Medical Care, the world’s largest provider of dialysis products and services, and Humacyte, Inc., a medical research, discovery and development company, today announced a strategic, global partnership and a $150M USD equity investment. This agreement has the potential to make Humacyte’s investigational human acellular vessel, HUMACYL®, available to more patients worldwide following approval of the product.

Fresenius Kidney Care Tops Industry in Government Five-Star Quality Ratings

published April 25, 2018

Fresenius Kidney Care, a division of Fresenius Medical Care North America and the nation’s leading network of dialysis facilities, announced today that it has achieved the highest results in the industry as part of the government’s Five-Star Quality Rating System. In the newly released government data, Fresenius Kidney Care is the clear leader, achieving the highest percentage of four and five star rated clinics when compared to all other major dialysis providers in the country.

Fresenius Medical Care North America Launches Corporate Charitable Foundation

published April 25, 2018

Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the leading provider of kidney care products and services, today announced the launch of the Fresenius Medical Care Foundation, a nonprofit created to address the environmental, social and economic conditions that increase the risk for chronic kidney disease (CKD).

Fresenius Medical Care Sells Sound Inpatient Physicians Holdings for $2.15 Billion

published April 21, 2018

Fresenius Medical Care, the world’s largest provider of dialysis products and services, today announced an important strategic step to sharpen its U.S. Care Coordination profile with the signing of a definitive agreement to divest its controlling interest in Sound Inpatient Physicians Holdings, LLC (Sound) to an investment consortium led by Summit Partners (Summit), for total transaction proceeds of $2.15 billion (EUR 1.76 billion).

FMCNA, ANNA Announce Recipients of Nursing Educational Scholarships

published April 18, 2018

As part of an ongoing commitment to support nurses dedicated to caring for patients with kidney disease, Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the nation’s leading renal care company, and the American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) announced five recipients of educational scholarships at ANNA’s 2018 National Symposium in Las Vegas.

FMCNA Appoints Angela McClure to Chief Experience Officer

published March 19, 2018

Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the country’s leading provider of kidney care products and services, announces the appointment of Angela McClure to the newly created role of chief experience officer (CXO).