Medtronic Podcast: Krista Sugerman Explains How Medtronic Is Developing New Innovative Technology To Make Its Fight Against Diabetes Is Personal

Medtronic is developing innovative technology to help patients manage their disease and reduce the burden of living with diabetes
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In this episode, Krista Sugerman, Vice President, Global Marketing & Communications of the diabetes business at Medtronic, shares how diabetes has impacted people close to her and why the company is keeping focused on how living with diabetes is a constant balancing act. The company is developing innovative technology to help patients manage their disease and reduce the burden of living with diabetes no matter how they prefer to manage their diabetes.

How Technology Helps Remove Barriers to Equity in the Workplace

A commitment to inclusion, diversity, and equity (ID&E) means thinking innovatively about solutions

December 3 is International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The theme this year is transformative solutions for inclusive development: the role of innovation in fueling an accessible and equitable world.

Medtronic Canada Recognized Among Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2023

Inclusion, Diversity & Equity commitment among reasons for selection
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BRAMPTON, Ontario, November 22, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Medtronic Canada ULC, a subsidiary of Medtronic plc – a global leader in healthcare technology, today announced it has been recognized by MediaCorp as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers.

This is the 23rd year of the Canada's Top 100 Employers national competition, which highlights the most progressive and forward-thinking companies, evaluated on a set of eight criteria. It determines which employers across Canada lead their industries in offering exceptional workplaces for their employees.

Podcast: Medtronic Pelvic Health Leader Sahney Keeps Looking To Improve People’s Lives Through Innovation

Podcast with Mira Sahney, president of the Pelvic Health business at Medtronic
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In this episode, Mira Sahney, president of the Pelvic Health business at Medtronic, explains how incontinence is a debilitating condition that needs more attention and treatment. The company’s implantable sacral neuromodulation therapy system, InterStim, gives people more control over their condition, enabling them to engage in regular daily activities. Sahney discusses this and the ongoing testing of an implantable tibial neuromodulation device that could strengthen bladder control. Sahney also shares details on her engineering career, which has led her to start two medtech companies.

Medtronic Launches New Platform To Accelerate Innovation in Stroke Care

One of a kind platform designed to identify and support new ideas

Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability around the world, but only a fraction of people who suffer a stroke get treatment in time. Medtronic is taking bold new steps to change that by launching the Medtronic Neurovascular Co-Lab™, an innovation process and platform for new ideas in the treatment of stroke care.

The goal: rapidly gather new ideas to improve stroke care, identify the ones that show the most promise, and quickly develop therapies that can improve outcomes for patients.

Medtronic Podcast: Why We Need To Stop Ignoring the Equivalent of 747s Crashing Daily and Expand Lung Cancer Screening

A podcast with Emily Elswick, VP/GM Lung Health & Visualization and Dr. William Mayfield, MD, WellStar Health System Medical Director
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This episode shines a light on lung cancer, a deadly killer that isn’t getting the attention it deserves. Dr. William Mayfield, WellStar Health System medical director, and former chief surgical officer says lung cancer kills thousands of people every day – more than most other cancers combined – but isn’t screened for as aggressively.

Out & Equal Honors Medtronic PRIDE

Medtronic wins prestigious award from a global organization advocating for LGBTQ+ workplace equality

The premier global organization advocating for LGBTQ+ workplace equality awarded Medtronic with its New Employee Resource Group (ERG) of the Year Award in recognition of the company’s bold efforts to create an inclusive environment.

Carol Surface Named World's Top Chief Human Resources Officer

Ranked #1 by global executive search and leadership firm

Medtronic Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Carol Surface is the top CHRO in the world for 2022, according to N2 Growth, a global executive search and leadership advisory firm.

Diversifying the Medtronic Sales Force

Innovative programs reshape one of the company’s greatest areas of opportunity

When Ursula Douglas started working for Medtronic in 2015, she remembers being the only woman on her sales team and one of the few women of color working as a Medtronic senior interventional sales representative. In fact, the U.S. sales force was one of the least diverse employee groups for Medtronic.

“The team I worked with was fantastic,” recalled Douglas. “But I just wasn’t seeing many others in sales who looked like me.”


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