No. 1 Medtech Employer

Per capita in Europe

Cluster of 300

Medtech companies

2nd Largest

Exporter of medical products in the EU

In the top 5

Global hubs for Medtech

Ireland's Medtech Industry

Recognised internationally as one of the world’s most innovative, integrated and globalised.

With a uniquely collaborative ecosystem that spans global multinationals, start-ups, university researchers and government-supported R&D centres, Irish exporters deliver an unparalleled innovation advantage to their customers.

Continually looking to the future, a new generation of medical device, diagnostic and digital health companies are pioneering design-led biomedical thinking to meet their customers’ evolving needs. Underpinning the medical technology industry, an established and lean Irish sub-supply sector and supply chain is capably servicing the exacting requirements of market leaders globally.

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Salaso helps one of America’s largest healthcare providers to improve outcomes for patients and hospitals

How Salaso is helping to improve outcomes for American patients and hospitals

Partnering with Irish company Salaso Health Solutions is helping one of America’s largest healthcare providers improve outcomes for both its patients and hospitals. Salaso is an innovative technology company that produces software…

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Genesis Automation advances healthcare in the US market

Based in the Irish city of Cork, Genesis Automation is a provider of innovative supply management traceability and analytics solutions featuring clinically integrated technology that redefines what supply chain means…


RelateCare: Delivering Irish innovation to the US healthcare market

RelateCare began as a joint venture between the Cleveland Clinic and Rigneydolphin. By combining Rigneydolphin’s experience in contact center management and Cleveland Clinic’s expertise in healthcare delivery, RelateCare provides leadership…

Irish Medtech Strengths

Experts in Compliance

Irish Medtech companies have a proven track record in understanding the complexities of regulations facing the healthcare industry and continuously delivering compliance. This is because Irish companies have grown alongside multinationals, which have maintained a substantial presence in the country over the past 25 years.

Innovators in Medtech

Irish Medtech companies are highly focused on using innovation to help customers in the healthcare sector to achieve their goals in the face of global challenges. This can be anything from the need to extend their product range to maximising cost efficiency.

Globally Focused Mindset

As Ireland is a small, open economy, Irish Medtech companies have always been global in their outlook, which has been a key driver of the growth of the sector from a total of 50 to 300 companies over the past 25 years.

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