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GE Healthcare and Medtronic Announce a Collaboration to Meet Growing Need for Outpatient Case

2022 28 Apr

Providing excellent care inside and outside of the traditional hospital is the new normal for patients, clinicians, and payers seeking more choices without compromising excellent outcomes. GE Healthcare and Medtronic announce a collaboration focused on the unique needs and demand for care at Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) and Office Based Labs (OBLs).... Read more

Medtronic Names New Chief Scientific, Medical, and Regulatory Officer

2022 25 Apr

Dr.  Laura Mauri  will drive integration of medical and scientific intelligence and patient safety and engagement as chief scientific, medical and regulatory officer Medtronic plc announced that  Laura Mauri , M.D., M.S.c. has been appointed Medtronic Chief Scientific, Medical and Regulatory Officer. This appointment adds to Dr. Mauri's prior... Read more

Medtronic Announces First Procedure in Europe with Hugo™ Robotic-Assisted Surgery System

2022 02 Feb

Robotic prostatectomy performed by Doctor  Alexandre Mottrie  at Onze-Lieve-Vrouw Ziekenhuis (OLV) in Aalst,  Belgium Medtronic plc, a global leader in healthcare technology, and OLV Hospital Aalst has announced that the first clinical procedure in  Europe  was performed with the Hugo™ robotic-assisted surgery (RAS) system. The robotic prostatectomy... Read more

Medtronic Hugo™ Robotic-Assisted Surgery System Receives European CE Mark Approval

2021 11 Oct

Multiple Hospitals Across Europe Set to be the First to Install Hugo™ RAS System and Expand the Benefits of Robotic-Assisted Surgery to Their Patients Medtronic plc, the global leader in medical technology, today announced it has received CE (Conformité Européenne) Mark for the Hugo™ robotic-assisted surgery (RAS) system, authorizing the sale... Read more

Optimising Healthcare Data for Improved Patient Care

2019 16 Oct

Harnessing the power of healthcare data is key to developing innovative solutions that lead to better patient care.   At Medtronic , two key approaches enable the medical device company to utilise data on people's health to help hospitals become more efficient and effective in their delivery of care. The first one entails developing devices that... Read more

Medtronic Signs the “Open Data Pledge” to Share Data to Improve Patient Safety

2016 03 Nov

Medtronic Commits $5 Million to the Patient Safety Movement Foundation The  Patient Safety Movement Foundation  (PSMF) has announced that Medtronic, a leading global healthcare solutions company, has joined a growing list of  healthcare technology companies  that have signed the Patient Safety Movement’s public pledge to share their data... Read more

Medtronic Adds Life-Extending Dialysis Portfolio to Recently Formed Renal Care Solutions Business

2016 02 Feb

Furthering its commitment to improve outcomes, expand therapy access, and optimize costs and efficiencies in end stage renal disease (ESRD), Medtronic plc has announced it acquired privately-held Bellco, a pioneer in hemodialysis treatment solutions.  Bellco's portfolio bolsters Medtronic's legacy renal access business and will be a foundational component... Read more

Medtronic's $9.3B Freed-Up Cash

2015 07 Dec

Medtronic, a medical devices company gained approximately $9.8 billion from its merger with Covidien. Medtronic was able to bring back these overseas funds back into the U.S. when it bought Covidien for $4.9 billion and moved its tax domicile from the U.S. to Ireland.  The device giant intends to use this extra cash to repurchase stocks, repay debts... Read more

Medtronic Acquires Aircraft Medical to Aid in the Preventable Issue of Respiratory Compromise

2015 20 Nov

Aircraft's Offering Allows Clinicians a Single, Hybrid Device for All Intubations In support of the company's therapy innovation strategy,  Medtronic plc  (NYSE:MDT) announced it has acquired Aircraft Medical, a privately-held medical device company based in Edinburgh, Scotland, that develops affordable, handheld high-quality video laryngoscopes... Read more

Medtronic Merges With Covidien, Moves Headquarters to Ireland

2015 28 Jan

The Irish High Court has sanctioned the merger of Medtronic with Covidien, a $48 billion deal which results in a new entity known as Medtronic plc. The merger relocates the new company’s legal headquarters to Ireland, where Covidien has been based. The move of Minnesota-based Medtronic to Ireland was not without controversy, with progressive politicians... Read more