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Acquisitions in laboratory diagnostics make Siemens Healthcare the first integrated healthcare company to combine imaging and laboratory diagnostics, therapy solutions and medical information technology and supplementing such with consulting and services. We provide solutions for the entire supply chain under one roof – from prevention and early detection via diagnosis to therapy and aftercare. We are also a global market leader in innovative hearing aids. Siemens Healthcare employs around 48,000 individuals globally and is represented in over 130 countries.