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REPORT ISSUES CALL TO ACTION TOWARD VALUE-BASED CARE 

Industry leaders share framework for system-level care models in order to achieve the best value for patients. 

April 27, 2017

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Corporate Responsibility

ANNUAL AWARD HONORS MEDTRONIC AS 'CORPORATE CITIZEN' LEADER

Corporate Responsibility Magazine recognizes Medtronic on 100 Best Corporate Citizens List.

April 25, 2017

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Patients visiting a clinic

MEDTRONIC PARTNERSHIP IMPROVES EFFICIENCY, REDUCES WAIT TIMES

Improvements at New Brunswick Heart Center are already evident since the partnership began.

April 7, 2017

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Matt Whitman

MATT WHITMAN'S STORY: SURVIVING A CODE BLUE 

After a near-death experience, the former state trooper advocates for better post-op monitoring.

March 14, 2017

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Medtronic Student Employer Exploration Day (SEED)

'THE ONLY GIRL IN MY ENGINEERING CLASS' 

She was the only female in her college engineering classes. Today, she’s an innovative R&D leader and inspiring other women. 

March 8, 2017

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Viet Le and Solitaire therapy

STUDY FINDS NEW STROKE TREATMENT HELPS SAVE MONEY OVER THE LONG TERM

Recovery for patients like Viet Le is only part of the story. 

February 26, 2017

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Medtronic Student Employer Exploration Day (SEED)

MEDTRONIC ENCOURAGES YOUNG WOMEN TO PURSUE TECH CAREERS

Forty students attended the third Student Employer Exploration Day (SEED).

February 26, 2017

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Medtronic app Fitbit compatible

FITBIT AND MEDTRONIC PROVIDE KEY DATA FOR THOSE LIVING WITH DIABETES

New app collects event data linked with Fitbit activity trackers empowering patients and physicians to get more out of continuous glucose monitoring. 

February 23, 2017

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Fortune Most Admired

MEDTRONIC NAMED AMONG 'MOST ADMIRED' COMPANIES IN THE WORLD

Fortune Magazine releases annual list of Most Admired Companies - which includes Medtronic. 

February 16, 2017

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Stefan Reisch

CHANGING THE STANDARD OF CARE FOR STROKE

Medtronic device helps reduce disability associated with stroke. 

February 15, 2017

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Medtronic employee at work in the disaster zone

ALL HANDS ON DECK: EMPLOYEEES TEAM UP TO ASSIST FLOOD VICTIMS

Medtronic Young Professionals partner with All Hands - an international disaster relief organization.

January 29, 2017

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Medtronic researchers

MEDTRONIC NAMED ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES

The company received the Clarivate Analytics Top 100 Global Innovator award for the third straight year. 

January 10, 2017

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Max Page speaks at the employee event

BAKKEN INVITATION  AWARD RECIPIENTS SPAN THE GLOBE IN 2016 

Annual award honors people who give back to  their communities after receiving life-saving medical devices. 

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Students get a hands-on tour of Medtronic labs

MEDTRONIC HELPS YOUNG WOMEN EXPLORE TECHNOLOGY CAREERS

High school students attend second annual Student Employer Exploration Day.

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Engineers focus in on miniature medical devices.

THINKING BIG BY THINKING REALLY SMALL 

Medtronic  leads in developing miniaturized, minimally invasive medical devices that benefit patients. 

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Savoy Magazine names its Power 300

MEDTRONIC BOARD MEMBERS AMONG MOST INFLUENTIAL BLACK CORPORATE DIRECTORS

Savoy Magazine recognizes top African-American executives, influencers and achievers contributing leadership to corporate boards.   

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Heart valve patient Jodi Helgeson meets the people who built her valve

AN AFTERNOON OF HUGS: MEDTRONIC WORKERS MEET PATIENT LIVING WITH DEVICE

Manufacturing employees get rare opportunity to meet patient benefiting from the heart device they made.

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Medtronic Cell Operating System produces high quality heart valves

THE MOM TEST: BUILDING HIGH QUALITY HEART VALVES

Medtronic workers analyze every step of their work in pursuit of top quality medical devices.

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Omar Ishrak discusses bundled payments

BUNDLED PAYMENT TOPIC TAKES CENTER STAGE AT HEALTHCARE LEADER EVENT

Medtronic chairman and CEO joins HHS secretary to discuss future of delivery system reform.

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The Horn monument nears completion at US Bank Stadium

"THE HORN" NEARS COMPLETION

Crews readying iconic sculpture on Medtronic Plaza for August 28 debut when Vikings take the field for the first time.

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Medtronic new commitment to type 2 diabetes

NEW MEDTRONIC OFFICE ELEVATES COMMITMENT TO TYPE 2 DIABETES

The company's new facility shows firm commitment to the 400 million people living with type 2 diabetes.

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Connecting Care in Latin America

CONNECTING CARE FOR PEOPLE IN LATIN AMERICA

Telemedicine partnership in Brazil and Colombia reduces mortality rate among high-risk heart disease patients.

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Military veterans clean-up at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery

VETERANS AT MEDTRONIC SERVE ‘THOSE WHO’VE GONE BEFORE US’

The Veterans Employee Resource Group in Minnesota takes on a clean-up effort at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

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Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak

MEDTRONIC CEO: NEW PACEMAKER IS "INNOVATION THROUGH MINIATURIZATION"

Live on CNBC, Medtronic Chairman and CEO Omar Ishrak discusses benefits of Micra - the world's smallest pacemaker.

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MEDTRONIC LEADER HONORED AMONG IRELAND'S MOST POWERFUL WOMEN

Medtronic V.P. Bronwyn Brophy honored for the second year in a row.

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Integrated Health Solutions

INTEGRATED HEALTH SOLUTIONS FREES UP TIME AND MONEY

Providers and patients see improvements as hospitals partner with Medtronic.

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Value-based healthcare

RUBBER MEETS THE ROAD: MEDTRONIC PLANS TO LEAD THE WAY IN VALUE-BASED HEALTHCARE

Sheri Dodd, VP and GM of Medtronic Care Management Services, discusses Medtronic’s commitment to value-based healthcare.

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Employees operate with a unique mindset.

QUALITY MANUFACTURING BECOMES PERSONAL AT MEDTRONIC PLANT

Employees commit to practicing accountability, building empathy, and remembering "when you touch the product, you touch the patient."

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Red Square in Russia

REMOVING BARRIERS TO HEALTHCARE IN RUSSIA

Medtronic is working with partners in Russia to address health challenges in the country.

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World's smallest pacemaker

FDA APPROVES THE WORLD'S SMALLEST PACEMAKER

The revolutionary new transcatheter pacemaker is implanted inside the heart.

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Employees assist victims following cylcone in Fiji

MEDTRONIC EMPLOYEES ASSIST VICTIMS FOLLOWING HISTORIC STORM

A team of Medtronic employees working in Fiji put their work on hold to provide disaster relief following a devastating cyclone. 

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Space Tech Hall of Fame

FROM OUTER SPACE TO INSIDE THE HEART

A material used in Medtronic leads is inducted into the Space Technology Hall of Fame.

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