Medtronic Global Champions at Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon

Puerto Rico: An Oasis Amid the Destruction

Medtronic creates havens for employees in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

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Medtronic Global Champions

A 'WEEKEND TO REMEMBER' FOR 2017 GLOBAL CHAMPIONS TEAM 

Medtronic welcomed its inaugural Global Champions Team to Minnesota, where they were honored and participated in the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon and Medtronic TC 10-Mile Race. 

October 3, 2017

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Groundbreaking  Ceremony in China

NEW INNOVATION CENTER LOOKS TO ADVANCE HEALTHCARE IN CHINA 

The facility will focus on expanding expertise, providing innovative training, and improving the local healthcare industry in rural parts of the country. 

October 12, 2017

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Micra Medtronic

MICRA IMPLANTS INCREASING AT FAST RATE

More than 10,000 patients have now received the world’s smallest pacemaker.

October 6, 2017

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Vikings and Medtronic team up to improve fitness

PROMOTING HEALTHY LIFESTYLES IN AND OUTSIDE THE COMPANY

As Medtronic receives national recognition for its focus on employee health, a partnership with the Minnesota Vikings is impacting the local community.

September 27, 2017

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Cynthia Clague holds a cage made with nitinol

MEDTRONIC TRIES TO UNLOCK NEW SECRETSOF A REMARKABLE MATERIAL

Nitinol is 10 times more flexible than ordinary metal and a key ingredient in new, innovative devices.

September 22, 2017

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New Bakken Society inductees

SIX EMPLOYEES RECEIVE COMPANY'S HIGHEST TECHNICAL HONOR 

The Bakken Society holds annual colloquium to induct new members and leads important discussions around the future of the biomedical device industry.

September 21, 2017

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Paik Saber

GET TO KNOW: PAIK SABER, MEDTRONIC VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF IP COUNSEL

Maximizing the impact of a global innovation ecosystem.

September 18, 2017

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rescue efforts in Houston

HELPING IN HOUSTON: EMPLOYEES STEP UP FOLLOWING HISTORIC HURRICANE

After Hurricane Harvey hit Houston, Texas, Medtronic employees took action – including one man who put work on hold and rescued flood victims trapped in their homes.

September 14, 2017

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Recareering for veterans

HELPING VETERANS FIND CAREERS AFTER MILITARY SERVICE 

“Re-career” event is designed to help veterans translate military skills into the corporate world.

September 7, 2017

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Earl Bakken

LATIN TELEMEDICINE EXPANDS, IMPACTING MORE PATIENTS

More clinics and hospitals are using telemedicine to connect patients to care when every second counts.

August 21, 2017

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hospital advisory board

A SEAT AT THE TABLE

Medtronic forms first-of-its-kind Hospital IT Advisory Board – a chance for tech leaders to partner and plan for the future.

August 8, 2017

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Earl Bakken

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA RENAMES TWO HEALTH CENTERS IN HONOR OF MEDTRONIC CO-FOUNDER EARL BAKKEN

Earl is a U of M alum; honor recognizes his “legacy of innovation and healing.”

July 17, 2017

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Ron Hargrave

REPLACING AORTIC HEART VALVES WITHOUT OPEN-HEART SURGERY

FDA expands approved use of revolutionary technology.

July 10, 2017

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AJ Jones

FITNESS PRO SHARES JOURNEY WITH ADVANCED HEART FAILURE

In seemingly perfect shape on the surface, 26-year-old Andrew “AJ” Jones went from being a fitness model to fighting for his life. 

July 15, 2017

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MiniMed 670G math team

MINIMED™ 670G: THE MATH GUYS WHO MADE IT POSSIBLE

Inside the MiniMed™ 670G system lies a math equation that took nearly a decade for Medtronic scientists to put together.

July 6, 2017

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NASA rocket launch

WORLD’S SMALLEST PACEMAKER PASSES SPACE TEST

Micra™ TPS remains functioning after bumpy rocket ride into space.

June 30, 2017

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MiniMed 670G

NEW AGREEMENT WITH AETNA REFLECTS SHIFT TOWARDS VALUE-BASED CARE 

Medtronic and Aetna – one of the biggest health insurance companies in the U.S. – sign an outcomes-based agreement for patients living with diabetes.  

June 27, 2017

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Bronwyn Medtronic

MEDTRONIC LEADER AMONG IRELAND'S 25 MOST POWERFUL WOMEN

Medtronic Vice President Bronwyn Brophy has been named to the list for the third year in a row.

June 23, 2017

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Bakken Invitation in Hawaii

MEDTRONIC FOUNDATION TO HONOR PATIENTS WHO 'LIVE ON, GIVE ON, DREAM ON'

Nominations are now open to recognize outstanding volunteers who have overcome health challenges with the help of medical technology.

June 20, 2017

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a Medtronic ICD

STUDY FINDS MANY ATHLETES WITH IMPLANTABLE CARDIOVERTER DEFIBRILLATORS CAN PLAY SPORTS

New research suggests competitive and strenuous sports can be safe for many athletes with ICDs.

June 15, 2017

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Tia Geri

MEDTRONIC LAUNCHES MINIMED 670G IN THE UNITED STATES

Breakthrough in diabetes management took strong partnerships and willing trial participants.

June 7, 2017

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Tom Schumacher

TOM SCHUMACHER OF MEDTRONIC RECEIVES ETHICS AWARD

Honor recognizes outstanding leadership in advancement of ethics and ethical behavior.

June 2, 2017

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