COVID19

COVID-19

SUPPORT FOR HEALTH WORKERS. AID TO VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES.
An additional $10M for COVID-19 global response efforts.

An additional $10 million for COVID-19 global response efforts.

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Photo: Medtronic Foundation/Brazil

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LEVERAGING SKILLS TO GIVE BACK

Global Innovation Fellows is one way Medtronic volunteers are contributing to health systems around the world to address disparities.

Global Innovation Fellows – leveraging skills to give back.

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Photo: Medtronic Foundation/India2019

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41 million

People die due to chronic disease each year

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18 million

Health worker shortage projected by the World Health Organization by 2030

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8.2 million

Lives could be saved by 2030 if we properly address non-communicable disease

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500%

How much your chances of survival fluctuate depending on where you live

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Investing in community health workers

In Teófilo Otoni, Brazil, community health workers like Creude Mendes de Souza play a vital role in connecting people to medical and social services.

In rural Brazil, advocates like Creude Mendes de Souza are indispensable.

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Photo: Medtronic Foundation/Brazil2018

HeartRescue Emergency Service Vehicles Bangalore

Boosting Cardiovascular Disease Care

HeartRescue India provides localized solutions to address cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Bangalore.

HeartRescue India provides solutions to address (CVD) in Bangalore.

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Photo: Medtronic Foundation/India2019

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BUILDING LONG-TERM RECOVERY & RESILIENCE

The Medtronic Foundation partners with organizations that support communities to rebuild and thrive after a disaster hits even after our volunteers return home.

Medtronic employees help rebuild an underserved region in Mexico.

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Photo: Medtronic Foundation/Mexico2019

Supporting communities Worldwide

The people making an impact

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Keith Hebert

Minneapolis

USA

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Dr. Glory Simon Joseph

Mwanza

Tanzania

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Dr. Sanele Madela

KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa

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Chie Kishimoto

Japan

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Hui Li

Binzhou City

China

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Lewis Hine

Havant

United Kingdom

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Creude Mendes de Souza

Brazil

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Dr. Thomas Rea

Seattle

USA

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