Short facts

  • Founded in 1904 in the small town of Getinge, Sweden
  • Providing hospitals and life science institutions with products and solutions aiming to improve clinical results and optimize workflows
  • Offering includes  solutions for intensive care, cardiovascular procedures, operating rooms, sterile reprocessing and life science.
  • More than 10,000 employees worldwide
  • Operations in 38 countries
  • Sales in more than 135 countries
  • The production is conducted at facilities in:  France, China, Germany, Poland, Sweden, Turkey, Netherlands and the US 
  • 26.6 billion SEK in revenue in 2019
  • Head office located in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Mattias Perjos is President & CEO
  • Johan Malmqvist is Chairman of the Board
  • Listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm Large Cap list since 1993


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Agneta Palmér Appointed as New Executive Vice President Operational Services

2022 14 Jul

Agneta Palmér has been appointed Executive Vice President Operational Services and member of the Getinge Executive Team. The newly established function covers Group Purchasing, Logistics, IT and Academy and has been established to further strengthen group synergies. Agneta joined Getinge in 2018 and most recently held the position as Vice President... Read more

Getinge Partners with IFC to Help Increase Access to Medical Equipment Across Africa

2022 07 Apr

Getinge is now joining the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) initiative to help health care providers in East and West Africa get better access to life-saving equipment.  Getting medical equipment into Africa can be challenging. Hence, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) is partnering with medtech suppliers worldwide in an initiative... Read more

Getinge is Opening Up a New Experience Center in Frankfurt

2022 05 Apr

Getinge’s new Experience Center in Frankfurt, Germany is part of the company’s continuous strive to interact with, and support, customers and partners. It will showcase Getinge’s broad portolio of innovative and sustainable health care and life science solutions. “Over the last years, we have developed several new ways to virtually interact... Read more

New Study Shows Getinge Innovation Can help Hospitals Lower Anesthetic Waste by Up to 58 Percent

2022 31 Mar

A newly released study in the Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing shows that the unique Automatic Gas Control (AGC) in Getinge’s anesthesia machine Flow-i, lowers sevoflurane wastage by up to 58 percent; a sustainable and economic approach without compromising patient safety. [1] The climate challenges calls for actions from both individuals... Read more

Getinge Awarded Contract with Premier Inc.

2022 09 Mar

Getinge has been awarded a new 3-year Anesthesia contract from Premier Inc, a healthcare improvement company in the United States. Premier Inc. is a healthcare improvement company uniting an alliance of approximately 4,400 U.S. hospitals and health systems and more than 225,000 other providers and organizations.Getinge was recently awarded... Read more

Getinge Appoints New Presidents for Two Business Areas and Members of the Executive Team

2022 17 Jan

Getinge appoints new Presidents for two business areas and members of the Executive team. Elin Frostehav is appointed President Acute Care Therapies and Eric Honroth President Life Science starting April 1, 2022. Elin Frostehav has been appointed President Acute Care Therapies and member of the Getinge Executive team. Elin currently serves... Read more

Getinge is Announcing Recall Related to Sevoflurane Vaporizers for Flow Family Anesthesia Systems

2021 07 Dec

Getinge is announcing a global medical device recall related to specific  Sevoflurane vaporizers for Flow Family Anesthesia systems. To date,  no patient or operator adverse events have been reported. Getinge  has reported to relevant authorities according to applicable regulations and is now informing affected customer about the issue through... Read more

Getinge Expands its presence in Vietnam

2021 29 Nov

Getinge has been present in Vietnam for more than 40 years through distributors. Now, the global medtech company expands the footprint by establishing its own legal entity, Getinge Vietnam.     “Vietnam is the upcoming market where we see great possibilities to continue growing our presence”, says Philippe Rocher, Regional President of Getinge... Read more

Getinge Accelerates Growth and Productivity to Reach New Financial Targets

2021 22 Nov

“ Getinge ’s new financial targets for 2022-2025, an annual organic net sales growth of 4-6% and adjusted EPS growth of above 10% on average throughout the period, is well in line with our strategy and ambitions”, says Mattias Perjos, President & CEO at Getinge. “Our continued organic growth and improved margins will be fueled with bolt on M&A’s for... Read more

Mitigating the Risk of Harm During the Transition From Controlled to Assisted Mechanical Ventilation

2021 30 Sep

Monitoring the strength of the patient´s breathing effort, titrating the sedation, and selecting the correct mode of ventilation is vital when transitioning from controlled to assisted ventilation. Assessing The Transition From Fully Controlled to Assisted Ventilation One of the key issues with mechanical ventilation is the transition... Read more

Critically Ill COVID-19 Patient on ECMO Successfully Survived Lung Transplant

2021 02 Jul

As a cardiac surgeon with extensive experience of lung transplantations, Dr. Wojciech Karolak is used to performing complicated procedures. However, a recent case involving a critically ill female COVID-19 patient on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) became an extraordinary lifesaving experience. “The lung transplant cured the patient,... Read more

Getinge Awarded Most Sustainable Company in the Life Science Industry

2021 02 Jul

For the second time, as World Finance Magazine awards businesses across the world that are taking action to tackle climate change, Getinge was named winner in the category Most Sustainable Company in the Life Science Industry. As World Finance Magazine announced this year’s winners of their sustainability award, Getinge was recognized for... Read more

Getinge launches NICCI – the latest innovation in Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring

2020 26 Oct

NICCI is Getinge’s latest innovation in Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring, providing continuous and noninvasive hemodynamic insights to reduce the risk of severe complications for patients with low blood pressure. Blood pressure is one of the most important variables evaluated during almost every surgical intervention, but recent... Read more

Ventilator Training Alliance app receives awards and surpasses 60,000 downloads

2020 23 Oct

The Ventilator Training Alliance (VTA) app released earlier this year by Getinge and other major ventilator manufacturers now surpasses 60,000 downloads and receives innovation awards while continuing to support frontline medical workers during COVID-19. Earlier this year Getinge joined forces together with other ventilator manufacturers... Read more

Born Too Early With A 50/50 Chance Of Survival - Now She Helps Save Other Premature Babies

2020 06 Oct

When Sabina Checketts holds her hand a certain way, the tiny scar on the back of it looks like a rocket ship. Checketts got the scar during the first few days of her life, during a tenuous struggle for survival, after she was born at 28 weeks—12 weeks prematurely. Her rocket ship scar, and a few other small ones, are marks left by lines inserted into... Read more

The Ventilation Technology From Getinge That Is Groundbreaking Both For Premature Babies And Adults

2020 30 Sep

Born 12 weeks too early with a 50/50 chance at survival, Sabina Checketts has grown up to become a neonatal doctor herself, using new therapies and sophisticated technology to improve outcomes for premature babies. One such technique called NAVA, invented by Getinge, utilizes sensors to help babies on ventilators breathe more easily and naturally—and... Read more

NAVIATOR Trial: NAVA Shortens Time Of Mechanical Ventilation By Almost 35% For Adult ICU Patients

2020 30 Sep

The clinical effectiveness of Getinge’s patented Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist (NAVA), which uses the patient’s own respiratory drive to control ventilator assistance, is supported in the NAVIATOR trial. According to the NAVIATOR trial, NAVA significantly increased the number of ventilator-free days and shortened the time of mechanical ventilation... Read more

Inauguration Of Getinge-Supported Research Center In Stockholm

2020 30 Sep

Getinge is one of the industry partners of the new  Center for the Advancement of Integrated Medical and Engineering Sciences (AIMES), which today is inaugurated in Stockholm, Sweden.  AIMES is the result of a collective effort by the medical research university Karolinska Institutet and  KTH Royal Institute of Technology . The center’s... Read more

Getinge Is Announcing A Voluntary Recall Of The Servo-i Ventilator System’s Nebulizer Connector

2020 23 Sep

Getinge is announcing a voluntary medical device recall for the Servo-i ventilator system due to a potentially shorter than specified nebulizer connector. This issue does not affect the functionality of the Servo-i ventilator system. To date, there have been no adverse events reported resulting in serious illness or injuries related to the mentioned... Read more

Getinge And Partners Showcase Connectivity Solutions For The Quiet ICU Of The Future

2020 09 Sep

Together with leading industry partners, Getinge is showcasing innovative connectivity solutions for creating a more quiet and healing environment for the intensive care unit (ICU). By distributing audible alarms outside patient rooms, ICUs will become calmer for patients, family members and provide caregivers a more efficient way of addressing alarms.... Read more

Getinge’s New Anesthesia Machines, Flow-e And Flow-c, Receive 510(K) Clearance

2020 26 Aug

US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) clears Getinge’s Flow-e and Flow-c Anesthesia Systems. Getinge extends the family of Flow anesthesia machines with Flow-e and Flow-c, which share the same Flow Family core technology and offers personalized anesthesia delivery for even the most challenging patients, from neonates and pediatric to the morbidly obese.... Read more

Getinge to become CO₂ neutral by 2025

2020 24 Jul

Today Getinge announces its intention to become a CO₂ neutral company by 2025. The target will be reached by a stepwise approach in several areas and supports the company’s objective to contribute to a sustainable health care environmentally as well as socially. To secure long-term value-creation and competitiveness, sustainability is an integral... Read more

Getinge Receives 510(k) Clearance From US FDA For The Servo-air® Mechanical Ventilator

2020 07 Jul

Getinge has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for the company’s Servo-air® mechanical ventilator, which is part of the Servo family that supports intensive care ventilation ever since the first model was introduced in 1971. "We are happy to be able to help clinicians in their endeavor to save lives by adding... Read more

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White Papers - Case Studies

Intensive Care Ventilators - A Primary Option For Treatment Of COVID-19 Patients In The ICU

2020 06 Nov

Summary &   recommendations regarding ventilators   Intensive care ventilators are normally found in the hospital Intensive Care Unit. This category of ventilators support lung protective ventilation recommended by several international guidelines and the World Health Organization (WHO). An intensive care ventilator must be considered as the... Read more


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Mitigating the Risk of Harm During the Transition From Controlled to Assisted Mechanical Ventilation

2021 30 Sep

Monitoring the strength of the patient´s breathing effort, titrating the sedation, and selecting the correct mode of ventilation is vital when transitioning from controlled to assisted ventilation. Assessing The Transition From Fully Controlled to Assisted Ventilation One of the key issues with mechanical ventilation is the transition... Read more


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Find Getinge in Social Media

2021 NAVA® Webinar Series_Dr. Irene Telias

Lung and diaphragm protective ventilation with Edi monitoring and NAVA

By Dr. Irene Telias, Toronto - Canada

Duration: 60 minutes;

Language: English

Date: June 09, 2021

2021 Combined Webinar Series

Ventilation, Advanced monitoring and ECMO in COVID-19 patients

By Prof. Giacomo Grasselli (Milan, Italy) & Dr. Henrik Endeman (Rotterdam, Netherlands).

Duration: 60 minutes;

Language: English

Date: May 25, 2021

The content of this webinar is intended for an out of US audience.

Click here to access the webinar recording

2021 NAVA® Webinar Series_Dr. Philip Hopkins

How to improve the outcomes of patients at risk of prolonged ventilatory support: Insights from RESTUS trial

By Dr. Philip Hopkins, London - United Kingdom

Duration: 60 minutes;

Language: English

Date: April 28, 2021

2021 NAVA® Webinar Series_Dr. Ling Liu

Difficult Weaning from Ventilator: NAVA as a helpful technology

By Dr. Ling Liu, Nanjing - China

Duration 60 minutes;

Language English

Date: March 3, 2021

2021 NAVA® Webinar Series_Kimberly S. Firestone

NAVA: the science, management and implementation in the NICU.

Duration 60 minutes;

Language English

February 19, 2021

2021 NAVA® Webinar Series_Prof Villar

NAVA mode in adult with Acute Respiratory Failure (ARF). NAVIATOR Study Pros and Cons.

Duration 25 minutes;

Language English

January 27, 2021

ESICM-Lives 2020 _NAVA Sponsored Symposium

NAVA Panel discussion: Insights from 2020 studies

Duration: 60 minutes;

Language: English

December 8, 2020

Covid-19 case presentation by Prof. Daniele de Luca

Pediatric and neonatal severe COVID-19:The update

Duration: 60 minutes;

Language: English

Date: Oct 29, 2020

The content of this webinar is intended for an out of US audience.

Covid-19 case presentation by Dr. David A. Kaufman

A New York City experience

Duration: 60 minutes;

Language: English

Date: Sept 13, 2020

The content of this webinar is intended for an out of US audience.

Covid-19 case presentation by Prof. Philipp M. Lepper

Ventilatory Management and Hemodynamic Monitoring in an ECLS/ECMO Center

Duration: 60 minutes

Language: English

Date: Aug 13, 2020

The content of this webinar is intended for an out of US audience.

ECMO in COVID 19- Indian Experience

ECMO in Covid-19: Experiences & Considerations

Duration: 60 minutes

Language: English

Date: August 7th, 2020

Covid-19 case presentation by Prof. Manu Malbrain

Hemodynamic monitoring and ventilatory management

On June 26, 2020 Getinge delivered its second webinar session on Covid-19 case presentation, featuring Prof Manu Malbrain.

Prof Malbrain, Director of the Intensive Care Department at the University Hospital in Brussels (UZB)-Belgium, shared his first-hand experiences, new findings and clinical approaches against the Covid-19 outbreak.

Please click here to access the recording of this webinar section.

Duration 60 minutes; Language English

June 26, 2020

Getinge partnered the EuroELSO ECMO Day

Getinge is proud to be the main sponsor of the EuroELSO virtual ECMO day held on June 25th

A number of physicians from the EMEA region presented a comprehensive perspective on their experiences with the utilization of ECMO after the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Getinge actively supported a dedicated symposium to share global feedback on the use of ECMO with some of the major KOLs on the international scene: Alain Combes (France), Haibo Qiu (China), Eddy Fan (Canada).

Please click here to access the full EuroELSO ECMO day and here to access the Getinge symposium.

Getinge symposium 60 minutes, ECMO day: 12 hours; language English

June 25, 2020

COVID-19 case presentations by Carlos Ferrando

Ventilatory management and hemodynamic monitoring

The COVID-19 global pandemic has impacted our world in a way that has not been seen in most of our lifetimes. Right now, we, at Getinge are doing our utmost to support the courageous clinicians in their fight in caring for patients and overcoming the pandemic. Getinge delivered the first of several planned educational webinars, featuring KOLs, related to COVID-19 that share first-hand experience, new findings and their clinical approaches with a goal to combat and win against this outbreak. Our Getinge international webinar "COVID-19 case presentation: Ventilatory management and hemodynamic monitoring" took place on May 22nd. Our speaker was Dr. Carlos Ferrando, MD, PhD, DESA Head of Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Clinic University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain.

Watch video here

Duration 60 minutes; Language English

May 22, 2020