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2021 Comprehensive Report
Financial, Environmental, Social and Governance

Dear stakeholders,

In 2021, Stryker returned to growth and delivered strong results despite the ongoing challenges of the pandemic. I want to thank our customers, whose dedication to patient care in the face of another demanding year continues to inspire our work and whose collaboration keeps us innovating to make healthcare better. I’d also like to thank our employees, whose drive and resilience allowed us to adapt quickly to the changing environment.

Kevin A. Lobo
Chair and CEO

Together with our customers around the 75+ countries/served by 46 thousand employees/we impact more than 100 million patient annually.

2021 Year in review

We live our mission every day working with our customers to make healthcare better for them and their patients.  Learn more about our impact and progress in our 2021 year in review.

Our progress on corporate responsibility

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Stronger people

We are committed to serving our communities and creating a healthy, diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where employees thrive. Learn how we're advancing our commitments.
Game-changing innovations

With the help of Blueprint technology, a surgeon restores the shoulder—and the hope—of a former Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher.

"I’m not trying to throw the ball 90 miles an hour anymore, but if we want to go out and play catch, I know I can do it," he says. The first time being able to go out and throw with my son was great for me. But it was even greater for him.


Jeff Brantley
Former Major League Baseball pitcher

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Healthier planet

We are committed to reducing our environmental impact on the world through responsible, sustainable operations. Read about our progress towards our environmental goals.
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Good business

We are committed to helping customers improve patient outcomes and growing responsibly by pursuing quality and integrity in everything we do. Learn more about our governance.


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