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Covidien plc (COV)

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Covidien plc
20 On Hatch
Lower Hatch Street
Dublin, 2
Ireland - Map
Phone: 353 1 438 1700

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Medical Instruments & Supplies
Full Time Employees:39,000

Business Summary 

Covidien plc develops, manufactures, and sells healthcare products for use in clinical and home settings worldwide. The company’s Medical Devices segment develops, manufactures, and sells endomechanical instruments, such as laparoscopic instruments, surgical staplers, and interventional lung solutions; energy devices, including vessel sealing, electrosurgical, and ablation products and related capital equipment; and soft tissue repair products comprising sutures, mesh, biosurgery products, and hernia mechanical devices. This segment also offers vascular products, such as compression, dialysis, venous insufficiency, thrombectomy, neurovascular, and peripheral vascular products; oximetry and monitoring products, including sensors, monitors, and temperature management products; and airway and ventilation products comprising airway, ventilator, breathing systems, and inhalation therapy products. Its products are used primarily by hospitals and ambulatory care centers, as well as alternate site healthcare providers, such as physician offices. The company’s Medical Supplies segment develops, manufactures, and distributes nursing care products comprising incontinence, wound care, enteral feeding, urology, and suction products; medical surgical products, such as operating room supply products related accessories, electrodes, thermometry, and chart paper product lines; SharpSafety products, including needles, syringes, and sharps disposal products; and original equipment manufacturer products. Its products are used primarily in hospitals, surgi-centers, and alternate care facilities, such as homecare and long-term care facilities. The company markets its products through direct sales force and third-party distributors. Covidien plc is based in Dublin, Ireland.

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Corporate Governance 
Covidien plc’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Nov 1, 2014 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 8.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Jos E. Almeida , 52
Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
Mr. Charles J. Dockendorff , 60
Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
Mr. John H. Masterson , 53
Sr. VP and Gen. Counsel
Mr. Bryan C. Hanson , 47
Group Pres
Mr. Peter L. Wehrly , 55
Group Pres of Developed Markets
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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