Fresenius Medical Care is a premier health care company that provides coordinated health care services for hundreds of thousands of chronically ill customers throughout the world. With over 290,000 patients globally, Fresenius Medical Care services its clients through a network of more than 2,200 dialysis facilities, outpatient cardiac and vascular labs, and urgent care centers, as well as the country’s largest practice of hospitalist and post-acute providers. In 2016, 50 percent of the dialysis machines sold worldwide were produced by Fresenius Medical Care. In this same year, the company brought in revenue of more than $17.9 billion (USD). Fresenius Medical Care currently has a credit rating of BBB- from Standard & Poor’s and a long term rating of Baa3 from Moody’s. Fresenius is headquartered in bad Homburg, Germany.