Medtronic, Surgical Innovations
- Life Sciences
- Medical Devices
- Medical Device Mfg.
Covidien is a leading manufacturer of medical devices and supplies, diagnostic imaging agents and pharmaceuticals, with 2007 revenue of nearly $9 billion and industry-leading profit margins 42,000 employees strong in more than 130 countries worldwide with an expanding presence in emerging markets around the world Dedicated to R&D, spending more than $250 million in R&D during 2007 alone. It is committed to creating innovative medical solutions for better patient outcomes and delivering value through clinical leadership and excellence Covidien's business segments: Medical Devices - Includes endomechanical, soft tissue repair, energy, oximetry and monitoring, airway and ventilation, vascular, Sharpsafety and clinical care products Imaging Solutions - Includes radiopharmaceuticals and contrast products Pharmaceutical Products - Includes active pharmaceutical ingredients and dosage pharmaceuticals Medical Supplies - Includes nursing care, medical surgical and OEM products Covidien provides: Advanced surgical tools and supplies Sutures and wound care products Needles and syringes Contrast media for diagnostic imaging Vascular therapy Respiratory care devices Generic pharmaceuticals