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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
WORLD’S SMALLEST PACEMAKER PASSES SPACE TEST
Micra™ TPS remains functioning after bumpy rocket ride into space.
June 30, 2017
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
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
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
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
TOM SCHUMACHER OF MEDTRONIC RECEIVES ETHICS AWARD
Honor recognizes outstanding leadership in advancement of ethics and ethical behavior.
June 2, 2017
MEDTRONIC LAUNCHES MINIMED 670G IN THE UNITED STATES
Breakthrough in diabetes management took strong partnerships and willing trial participants.
June 7, 2017
Charlene Wood gets back to everyday activities.
May 25, 2017
ASIA SOCIETY NAMES MEDTRONIC A TOP EMPLOYER
Honored by the award, company leaders say "success depends on creating an inclusive culture."
May 25, 2017
MILITARY VETERANS BRING UNIQUE SKILLS TO MEDTRONIC
As the nation pauses to honor its fallen soldiers, Medtronic works to address veterans’ issues.
May 23, 2017
Project aims to develop personalized 3D brain images that assist neurosurgeons in the operating room.
May 11, 2017
DIVERSITYINC RECOGNIZES MEDTRONIC IN ANNUAL 'TOP 50' LIST
The honor highlights Medtronic’s commitment to global inclusion and diversity.
May 3, 2017
WORLD’S SMALLEST PACEMAKER REACHES A BIG MILESTONE
More than 6,000 patients have now received the revolutionary Micra pacemaker.
May 1, 2017
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
ANNUAL AWARD HONORS MEDTRONIC AS 'CORPORATE CITIZEN' LEADER
Corporate Responsibility Magazine recognizes Medtronic on 100 Best Corporate Citizens List.
April 25, 2017
MEDTRONIC PARTNERSHIP IMPROVES EFFICIENCY, REDUCES WAIT TIMES
Improvements at New Brunswick Heart Center are already evident since the partnership began.
April 7, 2017
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
'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
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
MEDTRONIC ENCOURAGES YOUNG WOMEN TO PURSUE TECH CAREERS
Forty students attended the third Student Employer Exploration Day (SEED).
February 26, 2017
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
MEDTRONIC NAMED AMONG 'MOST ADMIRED' COMPANIES IN THE WORLD
Fortune Magazine releases annual list of Most Admired Companies - which includes Medtronic.
February 16, 2017
CHANGING THE STANDARD OF CARE FOR STROKE
Medtronic device helps reduce disability associated with stroke.
February 15, 2017
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
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
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.
MEDTRONIC HELPS YOUNG WOMEN EXPLORE TECHNOLOGY CAREERS
High school students attend second annual Student Employer Exploration Day.
THINKING BIG BY THINKING REALLY SMALL
Medtronic leads in developing miniaturized, minimally invasive medical devices that benefit patients.
MEDTRONIC BOARD MEMBERS AMONG MOST INFLUENTIAL BLACK CORPORATE DIRECTORS
Savoy Magazine recognizes top African-American executives, influencers and achievers contributing leadership to corporate boards.
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.
THE MOM TEST: BUILDING HIGH QUALITY HEART VALVES
Medtronic workers analyze every step of their work in pursuit of top quality medical devices.
Medtronic chairman and CEO joins HHS secretary to discuss future of delivery system reform.
Crews readying iconic sculpture on Medtronic Plaza for August 28 debut when Vikings take the field for the first time.
The company's new facility shows firm commitment to the 400 million people living with type 2 diabetes.
Telemedicine partnership in Brazil and Colombia reduces mortality rate among high-risk heart disease patients.
The Veterans Employee Resource Group in Minnesota takes on a clean-up effort at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Live on CNBC, Medtronic Chairman and CEO Omar Ishrak discusses benefits of Micra - the world's smallest pacemaker.
Medtronic V.P. Bronwyn Brophy honored for the second year in a row.
Providers and patients see improvements as hospitals partner with Medtronic.
Sheri Dodd, VP and GM of Medtronic Care Management Services, discusses Medtronic’s commitment to value-based healthcare.
Employees commit to practicing accountability, building empathy, and remembering "when you touch the product, you touch the patient."
Medtronic is working with partners in Russia to address health challenges in the country.
The revolutionary new transcatheter pacemaker is implanted inside the heart.
A team of Medtronic employees working in Fiji put their work on hold to provide disaster relief following a devastating cyclone.
A material used in Medtronic leads is inducted into the Space Technology Hall of Fame.