Medtronic Message Board

Medtronic Neurovascular

6 months ago

The civil cases referenced in 10Q are the ones in the DOJ release - there was another civil settlement on the Peripheral side. Interestingly, no mention of the criminal in the 10Q. It sure seems that someone somewhere was misled if one lines up the past 10Q's and starts looking at dates and timelines. MDT bought bad goods. Shareholder lawsuits next?

Medtronic Disables CareLink Updates

7 months ago

Get ready for pissed off customers who have to deal with the 34,000 patients with CareLink affected programmers. Those patients will have to receive an update over USB from their doctor when new software is released.

Bird Scooters Replacing Company Cars

8 months ago

I want to believe this is a joke but you never know what the bean counters are thinking at Medtronic.

Medtronic Puerto Rico Recalls

8 months ago

The Juncos, Puerto Rico plant is responsible for manufacturing the ICDs that led to the recent recall. Talking heads say the hurricane last year isn't to blame. So what's the real story here? Potential arcing inside the device is a big deal and led to many being removed prophylactically. The FDA hasn't closed the issue either.

Try explaining this to a surgeon after the BSC rep came in an trashed us about the recall. Pulling product out of a hospital and explaining the situation to a customer is …

How can I disable AirWatch location tracking on my iPad?

9 months ago

You guys are really dumb. Just use your own iPad for personal stuff and Medtronic's iPad for work. iPad's are so cheap now. Why would you risk your job by jacking with what Medtronic has installed on THEIR device?

Surgical Synergy

9 months ago

Would someone mind sharing what the Surgical Synergy strategy is in RTG?

Medtronic ENT

10 months ago

The HydroCleanse gets me crazy excited.

Infections with Nevro HF10

10 months ago

Heard this a few times since Nevro started claiming to be "the next best thing."

Medtronic combined bag position?

10 months ago

Medtronic doesn't have to lay-off or restructure if they combine sales positions. It's genius.

Kevin T. Foley and Medtronic

11 months ago

The new data came out and it's tough to tell if things have changed. Medtronic USA reduced payments but look at Vascular...