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Why Choose Merck?

Curiosity, inventiveness, and a passion for excellence. These are qualities that drive Merck people to discover what’s possible as they work to help improve health around the world.

  • High Quality Vaccines
  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Reimbursement Support
  • Patient Assistance Programs
  • Health Tips & Resources
  • Biologic Therapies

Frequently Asked Questions

We are committed to increasing transparency in our reporting and engagement with stakeholders on those issues and concerns that matter most—both to our stakeholders and to the future success of our company. We believe that the best way to address the concerns, risks and questions facing our business, and to build a foundation of trust, is to be more transparent about the way we operate.

Our reporting details the company’s corporate responsibility performance during 2014, with some additional information relating to 2015. Based on feedback from stakeholders and the company’s own analysis, our reporting focuses on four specific, nonfinancial material issues:

  • Access to Health
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Employees
  • Ethics and Transparency

Yes, we did speak with external stakeholders representing a variety of constituencies about our company’s planned approach to reporting as well as part of our corporate responsibility materiality assessment process. Learn more about our stakeholder engagement process.

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