The following companies were mentioned in the January 29th issue of BusinessWeek as having the highest level of social responsibility within the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry:
Fresenius Medical Care (NYSE:FMS):
Provides energy and water use, and waste generated in the breakdown of treatment costs.
Offers AIDS drugs at cost to developing nations, and devotes large R&D dollars to malaria and TB. In fact, 90% of GSK's vaccine sales are at non-profit prices to developing nations.
IMS Health (RX):
Environmental and global health consulting work.
Improving access to medicine, and investing in drug research for developing nations.