New Support Aims to Reach 10M People in India, Brazil, the U.S., and Other Global Regions
DUBLIN and MINNEAPOLIS, May 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) and the Medtronic Foundation announced an additional $3M USD for COVID-19 relief efforts – a combination of financial resources, personal protective equipment (PPE) donations, and Medtronic employee engagement – focused on underserved areas of India, Brazil, the United States, and other global regions. This latest COVID-19 response expands Medtronic and Medtronic Foundation’s COVID-19 support to $56M USD.
Fast Company awards seek out ingenuity, impact, and passion to solve world problems
Unprecedented pandemic response. First-of-its-kind heart technology. And innovation in reducing certain heart surgery-related infections. All of these Medtronic healthcare innovations are among the 2021 World Changing Ideas recognized on May 4, 2021 by Fast Company.
Ginny Cassidy, Director of Sustainability, and Senior Environmental, Health and Safety Manager, Nathan Pommier on the critical role environmental stewardship plays at Medtronic
In this DeviceTalks podcast, Ginny Cassidy, Director of Sustainability, and Senior Environmental, Health and Safety Manager, Nathan Pommier, discuss the evolution of corporate sustainability and the bold steps the company is taking to reduce its environmental impact.
Here are the top five things Medtronic learned from the pandemic and why we won’t forget.
When news of a mysterious, pneumonia-like disease spreading in China first broke in early 2020, few realized life was about to change for everyone. But that’s exactly what happened as cases of COVID-19 erupted everywhere and caused a global health pandemic.
Medtronic women #ChooseToChallenge Gender Bias and Inequity
Njairé McKoy learned about perseverance from her mother, Marion, a physician whose family immigrated from Guyana to England. More than once, a patient assumed her mother was a nurse. Another got up and left when she walked into the exam room, apparently shocked to learn that Dr. Bobb-McKoy was a 6-foot-1-inch-tall Black woman.
Throughout February, a number of Medtronic African Descent Network hubs around the U.S. are embracing Lewis’ call to “make good trouble” and build a stronger future for employees and communities.
"Do not get lost in a sea of despair. Be hopeful, be optimistic. Our struggle is not the struggle of a day, a week, a month, or a year, it is the struggle of a lifetime. Never, ever be afraid to make some noise and get in good trouble, necessary trouble." - John Lewis in 2018
Fortune Magazine announced today that Medtronic is once again on its list of “Most Admired Companies.” For 2021, Medtronic ranked fourth in the Medical Products and Equipment category.
The “Most Admired Companies” list highlights exceptional organizations that are rated on nine reputational attributes. Companies also receive an overall corporate reputation score based on the average of the attribute scores.
The nine reputational attributes that companies are evaluated on are: