Making products of impeccable quality every day by improving people’s performance through training with ShopFloor Management®
FRESENIUS, THE WORLD’S LEADING MANUFACTURER OF MEDICAL DEVICES FOR THE TREATMENT OF KIDNEY FAILURE
Fresenius Medical Care is a world leader in providing products and services for people with chronic renal failure. More than 3.8 million patients worldwide regularly undergo dialysis treatment.
Dialysis is a life-saving blood purification process that replaces the function of the kidney in cases of kidney failure.
Fresenius Medical Care directly cares for more than 343,000 dialysis patients through a network of 4,153 dialysis centers. In addition, Fresenius Medical Care operates 42 plants spread across continents, which produce dialysis products such as machines, filters and disposables.
All of Fresenius Medical Care’s strategies are geared toward sustainable growth, with the main goal of improving the quality of life for patients with kidney disease by offering innovative products and treatments of
Fresenius Medical Care’s headquarters are located in Bad Homburg v. d. Höhe, Germany. In Italy, Fresenius Medical Care is present in Palazzo Pignano (CR), with a plant that employs about 700 people between Production and Commercial activities.
The plant undertakes in early 2021 a ShopFloor Management® path with the intention of improving communication and involvement of employees at all levels. The strong involvement and motivation of the people involved in experimenting with new daily routines made it possible to extend ShopFloor Management® to all production departments in the first year.
Management from deviations from targets and daily interaction with people soon became essential ingredients of the day at Fresenius.