Medtronic Message Board

Medtronic Enters Robotic Surgery Market with Mazor Robotics Agreement

2 weeks ago

Perfect timing if you're a lawyer. The largest medical device company in the world acquires you and all of a sudden more adverse events start popping up. Coincidence? I think not.

Medtronic DBS

3 weeks ago

Had this indication been approved 7-8 years ago, it would have been a big deal for the therapy. But the adoption of RNS and laser ablation has disrupted the Epilepsy space. MDT will be focused on defending share against the new BSX system which is very impressive.

Medtronic Transformative Solutions Layoffs at the Pease International Tradeport

4 weeks ago

"General Electric's chairman, John F. Welch Jr., who earned the nickname Neutron Jack on his reputation for eliminating people while leaving buildings standing"

"In the 1980's, Mr. Welch exemplified the relentless executive willing to mow down any employees standing between him and a brighter bottom line. Through layoffs, plant closings and the sale of businesses, he eliminated 100,000 jobs"


4 weeks ago

Kyphon reps getting a little squirrelly over losing market share? Are they even backfilling Kyphon positions?

Selling against Nevro

4 weeks ago

Pass the pipe and congrats on new V.P. of sales and guidance cut. BTW==-Intellis got a shout out from Nevro as stronger than expected. Karma's a bit, Rami

Medtronic Advanced Energy Success

1 month ago

Truth about what this division has become --

I started in this division back with Covidien, way before it was what it is today. I'm back at Medtronic selling in the cardiovascular space. Omar must love the endo stapling/vessel sealing division, advanced energy because the division is growing and what they have to pay the reps for what they make is criminal. I would still take the job if it was offered today. Unfortunately I don't think I would have been given the position based on some of the rep…

Medtronic RTG Layoffs

1 month ago

Anything to get the stock price back up to $100...

Medtronic to acquire Nevro

1 month ago

We could probably get a better price today after Nevro's continued mismanagement of their company.

Medtronic RTG - Restorative Therapies Group

1 month ago

Maybe Medtronic can hire some more experienced reps for Mazor instead of the fresh meat who barely know how to put their name badge on the right way.

Medtronic Hiring Freeze

2 months ago

Is this travel ban only on the Cardiac side of things because we aren't having the same travel restrictions where I'm at?

Medtronic CEO Compensation

2 months ago

Considering the Covidien acquisition made the company even bigger I'm not sure what you think could be sold off. Most all of the businesses are assets to the company.

Stealth Station Recalls

2 months ago

With such a serious recall and problems with accuracy, why hasn't Stealth and its software been pulled from GPOs and other contracts until it's been resolved?

Super D versus Veran SPiN.

2 months ago

To add to SuperD's long term data, the Journal of Thoracic Oncology has published 12-month results of the NAVIGATE study, the largest, prospective, multicenter trial evaluating electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy (ENB) procedures using the superDimension(TM) navigation system to aid in lung cancer diagnosis, staging and treatment. NAVIGATE included a key finding that 65 percent of patients diagnosed by physicians with primary lung cancer were at early stages (Stage I or II) of the disease. E…