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
Patents 24,405show all
- 10,942A61B - Diagnosis
- 2,224A61M - Devices for introducing media into, or onto, the body
- 1,173A61F - Filters implantable into blood vessels
- 671A61L - Methods or apparatus for sterilising materials or objects in general
- 301A61N - Electrotherapy
- 258G16H - Healthcare informatics, i.e. information and communication technology [ict] specially adapted for the handling or processing of medical or healthcare data
- 246A61H - Physical therapy apparatus, e.g. devices for locating or stimulating reflex points in the body
- 243A61J - Containers specially adapted for medical or pharmaceutical purposes
- 235G06F - Electric digital data processing
- 216B29C - Shaping or joining of plastics
Clinical Trials 62show all
SEC Filings show all