At Covidien, we're passionate about making doctors, nurses and other medical professionals as effective as they can be. Through ongoing collaboration with these medical professionals and healthcare organizations, we identify clinical needs and translate them into proven products and procedures. Our industry-leading brands – including Kendall, Nellcor, Puritan-Bennett and Valleylab – are known and respected worldwide for uncompromising quality.

Over the years, we've pioneered a number of medical advances, including pulse oximetry, electrosurgery, surgical stapling, laparoscopic instrumentation and embolization devices. This extensive product line, spanning medical devices and medical supplies, enables us to serve healthcare needs in hospitals, long-term care and alternate care facilities, doctors’ offices and in the home.

Research Grants 6 show all


$2M
2003

$1.5M
2009

$5.4M
2014

$109K
2015

Patents 24,579show all

  • 10,853
    A61B - Diagnosis
  • 2,218
    A61M - Devices for introducing media into, or onto, the body
  • 1,167
    A61F - Filters implantable into blood vessels
  • 666
    A61L - Methods or apparatus for sterilising materials or objects in general
  • 299
    A61N - Electrotherapy
  • 256
    G16H - Healthcare informatics, i.e. information and communication technology [ict] specially adapted for the handling or processing of medical or healthcare data
  • 246
    A61H - Physical therapy apparatus, e.g. devices for locating or stimulating reflex points in the body
  • 243
    A61J - Containers specially adapted for medical or pharmaceutical purposes
  • 233
    G06F - Electric digital data processing
  • 214
    B29C - Shaping or joining of plastics

Clinical Trials 53show all

30N/A5Phase 35Phase 43Other

SEC Filings show all


132
8-K

23
10-Q

8
10-K

Contact Information

Dublin
Ireland