#3 in the OECD

for healthcare spending:

(OECD, 2019)

France is ranked 11th

in the world for life expectancy at birth

(World Bank, 2019)

#1 in the OECD

for access to healthcare

(OECD, 2019)

French Healthcare is an innovative public-private initiative aimed at bringing together the key players in the French healthcare ecosystem (companies, researchers, healthcare professionals, innovation clusters, etc.), to promote their operations, expertise and technologies internationally.

Improving healthcare for all

Faced with the global pandemic, French healthcare companies have continued to innovate to offer a range of effective solutions to fight COVID-19.

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Belen Garijo, Merck Healthcare

With more than 3,700 highly qualified employees across all fields, from research to production, Merck Healthcare is a leading employer for France and views the country as a strategic pillar. France is home to the group’s second largest European subsidiary, with 10 sites across the country, including seven production facilities.


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