Press release

Siemens Healthineers and Klinikum Lippe form long-term technology partnership

Published on October 1, 2020

Siemens Healthineers / Klinikum Lippe

Siemens Healthineers AG (listed in Frankfurt, Germany: SHL) is shaping the future of Healthcare. As a leading medical technology company headquartered in Erlangen, Germany, Siemens Healthineers enables healthcare providers worldwide through its regional companies to increase value by empowering them on their journey towards expanding precision medicine, transforming care delivery, improving the patient experience, and digitalizing healthcare. Siemens Healthineers is continuously developing its product and service portfolio, with AI-supported applications and digital offerings that play an increasingly important role in the next generation of medical technology. These new applications will enhance the company’s foundation in in-vitro diagnostic, image-guided therapy, and in-vivo diagnostics. Siemens Healthineers also provides a range of services and solutions to enhance healthcare providers ability to provide high-quality, efficient care to patients. In fiscal 2019, which ended on September 30, 2019, Siemens Healthineers, which has approximately 52,000 employees worldwide, generated revenue of €14.5 billion and adjusted profit of €2.5 billion. Klinikum Lippe is one of Germany’s largest community hospitals. Its roughly 30 clinics and centers of competence at three locations cover virtually every specialty. The staff of some 2,800 employees possesses a valuable inventory of knowledge and experience. Top priorities are humane treatment, empathy and capability. The clinic treats some 50,000 inpatients and 100,000 outpatients a year, from neonates to centenarians. With a total of 1,198 beds, Klinikum Lippe makes an important contribution to medical care in the East Westphalia-Lippe Region. Klinikum Lippe GmbH comprises three sites – Lippe Detmold Clinic, Lippe Lemgo Clinic, and the Lippe Health Center in Bad Salzuflen. Lippe County is the sole shareholder. The prime task of Klinikum Lippe is to provide the best possible medical care for people in Lippe County and the adjoining regions. As a full-service facility, it offers top-performance medicine at a university level – with qualified specialists and up-to-date medical equipment.