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Medtronic Launches Orthopedic Solutions Business to Help Providers Deliver Outcome-Focused Care and Succeed in New Value-Based Bundled Service Models
Financial

Medtronic Launches Orthopedic Solutions Business to Help Providers Deliver Outcome-Focused Care and Succeed in New Value-Based Bundled Service Models

DUBLIN and DALLAS – Nov. 10, 2016 – Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) today announced the launch of Medtronic Orthopedic Solutions, a comprehensive offering for total joint replacement episodes of care designed to drive clinical and economic outcomes. This offering is in response to the high costs associated with hip and […]

Medtronic, Intuitive Surgical Lead U.S. Surgical Navigation and Robotics Systems Market Driven by Replacement Sales
Robotics

Medtronic, Intuitive Surgical Lead U.S. Surgical Navigation and Robotics Systems Market Driven by Replacement Sales

VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – October 25, 2016) – According to a new series of reports on the U.S. market for surgical navigation and robotics systems by iData Research (www.idataresearch.com), the market is driven by replacement sales to new facilities. The continuous improvement in navigation software as well as hardware will entice […]

Ohio judge dismisses hundreds of off-label Medtronic Infuse patient lawsuits
Regulatory

Ohio judge dismisses hundreds of off-label Medtronic Infuse patient lawsuits

October 14, 2016 US district court judge, Timothy S Black (Southern Ohio, USA) has dismissed the accusation of several hundred plaintiffs that they have been treated off-label with Medtronic’s Infuse. The plaintiffs were all former patients of Atiq Durrani (Cincinnati, USA), an orthopaedic surgeon indicted in 2013 for providing “medically […]

Medtronic Names Mark Ploof Senior Vice President of Global Operations and Business Services
Financial

Medtronic Names Mark Ploof Senior Vice President of Global Operations and Business Services

Dublin – September 15, 2016 – Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) today announced the appointment of Mark Ploof as Senior Vice President, Global Operations and Business Services effective October 31, 2016.  He will serve on the company’s Executive Committee and be responsible for leading Medtronic’s Global Operations, Information Technology, Facilities & Real Estate and […]

Medtronic, Zimmer Biomet Enter 2-level Cervical Disc and Robotic Markets
Robotics Spine

Medtronic, Zimmer Biomet Enter 2-level Cervical Disc and Robotic Markets

September 1, 2016 – By  Carolyn LaWell Disc Replacement Zimmer Biomet’s $1 billion acquisition of LDR and its Mobi-C cervical disc assets and Medtronic’s FDA Premarket Approval for the Prestige LP 2-level application changed the game in the U.S. 2-level cervical disc replacement arena. Mobi-C had been the only 2-level disc approved […]