Medtronic Message Board

Omar Ishrak

2 days ago

Yes, and Neutron Omar made his millions by laying off tens of thousands of American workers, and outsourcing American jobs overseas. What an amazing genius move that nobody ever thought of!

Medtronic Layoffs Message Board

2 days ago

Don't forget about the 20 Senior IT employees in Mounds View who were recently laid off.

hugo robotic surgery system

3 days ago

Medtronic's system looks just like it but that doesn't matter. They'll be able to sell their unlike TransEnterix who hasn't even been able to sell their systems in the US.

New Study Shows Promise in Treating More Patients with World’s Smallest Pacemaker

6 hours ago

​Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced results from the MARVEL 2 (Micra Atrial Tracking Using A Ventricular accELerometer) study showing that an investigational set of algorithms in the Micra Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS) significantly improves synchrony and cardiac function in patients with impaired electrical conduction between the chambers of the heart

Medtronic IT in Mounds View MN lays off 20 + senior people as jobs move to Bangalore

4 days ago

These were not desktop support jobs, these were network infrastructure jobs. The kind that take years to learn given the very large network. Medtronic doubled in size after the Covidien acquisition and the two networks are still not combined into one. All but a couple Covidien network people are long gone. Let's see if the Bangalore people can finish that job. Laughable really to think management can possibly think this will work. Because the Bangalore people will be actual employees instead of …

Medtronic Interstim

6 days ago

At least two of the patents listed in the lawsuit have John Sowyer’s name on them. He’s the same guy that designed Nuvectra’s leads for Virtis. Should be fun!

New Analysis Shows Icosapent Ethyl (Vascepa) Is Cost Effective and Offers Rare Finding of Better Outcomes at Lower Healthcare Costs When Used to Treat High-Risk Patients with Cardiovascular Disease or Diabetes and Other Risk Factors

10 hours ago

​Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ: AMRN) announced today a summary of results from a patient-level, cost-effectiveness analysis of icosapent ethyl (Vascepa®).1 This comprehensive analysis evaluated the cost-effectiveness of icosapent ethyl in reducing cardiovascular (CV) risk among high-risk patients

Medtronic Benefits

6 days ago

Medtronic employs 90,000 people so they have leverage when putting their benefit packages together for all of those employees. The benefits are pretty good if you ask me.

Medtronic Careers

6 days ago

Thank you! Can you share why they are the best spots to start at Medtronic? What division are they sold by?

Foamix and Menlo Therapeutics to Merge, Creating a Combined Company Focused on the Development and Commercialization of Therapeutics for Dermatologic Indications

10 hours ago

​Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: FOMX) and Menlo Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: MNLO) today announced that they have signed a definitive merger agreement to create a combined biopharmaceutical company focused on the commercialization and development of therapeutics to serve patients in the dermatology space. The Boards of Directors of both Foamix and Menlo have unanimously approved the transaction.

Flowonix vs Medtronic

1 month ago

my husband had 2 Medtronic pump changed. This was going to be his third pump changed , after 7 years from the last. They changed it to a Prometra 11 pump, and it almost killed him. Had to have two more surgeeries done. And put on the patch medication with pain meds. He developed infection, and they could not get it cleared up. Even after the pump was final removed , he still had bone infection. Never once did he have anything go wrong with his 2 prior surgeries.

InterStim Micro is Getting Closer

1 month ago

Medtronic had bigger fish to fry and knew the competition would be slow to market.

Synchromed Settlement Fund

1 month ago

Who is going to pay for the mistakes of SynchroMed II? And I don't mean the $35 million fund that Medtronic set aside to compensate nearly 500 people (victims) of the device.