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Philips Healthcare

  • World leader in cardiology
  • Offers over 450 products in around 100 countries globally
  • Specialises in clinical excellence and continuous innovation
  • Part of one of the largest electronic companies globally

Philips Healthcare is a part of the technology major, Phillips, and was established in 1891 in Netherlands by Mr Frederik Philips.

Philips Healthcare is committed to providing meaningful innovations that improve the quality of care, enhance patients' lives and enable the delivery of better outcomes at lower cost. The company operates in four main business areas: diagnostic imaging systems, patient care and clinical informatics, customer services, and home healthcare. Philips is a world leader in cardiology, and with a strong presence in cardio-pulmonary, oncology and women's health, the company is well positioned to help clinicians diagnose, treat and manage today's most prevalent diseases such as congestive heart failure, breast and other cancers, respiratory and other coronary artery diseases as quickly, effectively and efficiently as possible.

Philips Healthcare employs over 37,000 employees in 100 countries worldwide and offers over 450 products and services globally. The company has a healthcare manufacturing facility in Chakan in Maharashtra state.


Philips Healthcare: People Focused Healthcare


Entered into an agreement with Ion Beam Applications SA to provide an advanced radiation therapy for cancer treatment called proton therapy solutions


Installed 700 Automated External Defibilirators (AEDs) in public places to manage Sudden Cardiac Arrests


Started healthcare manufacturing facility in Chakan in Maharashtra


Unveils world's first 3D X-ray scanner


Acquires Optiva Corporation, which was then named Philips Oral Healthcare


Adds ultrasound to diagnostic imagining portfolio with acquisition of US-based ATL


Updated: September, 2014

Indian healthcare sector is growing at a 15 per cent CAGR to reach US$ 158.2 billion by 2017.
x IBEF : India Brand Equity Foundation