Advancing inclusion, diversity, and equity

Advancing inclusion, diversity, and equity

We believe in zero barriers to opportunity, so we use all the assets we have to advance equity in our communities and within our business. We drive towards a future where all our employees belong and can contribute their full life experience, amplifying our efforts to improve health in global communities.

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Helping Veterans Find Careers After Military Service
Benjamin Francisco has seen a lot in his eight years with the Minnesota Army National Guard. Deployed twice, to Egypt and Kuwait, it was his job to keep critical IT communications systems up and running. Sometimes that meant 20 hour days, six or seven days a week. “High pressure, high stress,” Francisco said. “My military experience taught me how to overcome any obstacle and succeed, no...
Sep 7, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Medtronic Leader Among Ireland's 25 Most Powerful Women
For the third year in a row, Medtronic Vice President Bronwyn Brophy has been named among Ireland’s 25 Most Powerful Women by Ireland’s Women’s Executive Network (WXN).  Brophy leads her company’s Early Technologies division for Europe, Middle East and Africa. In Ireland, the WXN is the largest network of female senior executives, managers and entrepreneurs, with over 2,500 members....
Jun 23, 2017 9:45 AM ET
Asia Society Names Medtronic Top Employer
Being honored as a top employer requires employees who help to create a unique culture every day. “And that leads to innovation for the organization,” says Sophia Khan, senior director for global inclusion, diversity and engagement. “We are creating a diverse culture where we value all the ways we are unique – and it’s making a difference.” That kind of impact at Medtronic was...
May 25, 2017 9:40 AM ET
Military Veterans Bring Unique Skills to Medtronic
When Medtronic patients call with questions about their medical devices, they’re in steady hands when they reach Steve Kregel. “You have the opportunity to help people who are generally going through a tough transition,” Kregel said. “Many have just received their first medical implant. They don’t know what to expect and you’re there as a calming...
May 23, 2017 1:05 PM ET
Diversityinc Recognizes Medtronic In 2017 'Top 50' List
At a recent Hispanic and Latino Leadership Summit for Medtronic leaders, employee Sandra Henderson says she felt an overwhelming sense of pride. “There’s a sense of community here,” said Henderson, a customer experience and design specialist at Medtronic. “We are having conversations about career development and how Latin Americans can make a difference within the company.” It’s...
May 3, 2017 1:45 PM ET

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