Ishrak at Davos: No country has a perfect healthcare system

Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak

Medtronic ($MDT) CEO Omar Ishrak has been busy this week, first taking in the inauguration and then trekking out to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switerzland, where he sat down with Fox Business to discuss how healthcare models vary around the world. Ishrak pointed out that the U.K. has an excellent model for economic assessment, and India places high value on accountability to patients. But no healthcare system in the world is perfect, Ishrak said, and multinationals like Medtronic need to be nimble in how they engage world markets. Watch the interview

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