Covidien (NYSE: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products, will present at the Jefferies 2012 Global Healthcare Conference in London on November 14, 2012. Coleman N. Lannum, Vice President, Investor Relations, will discuss the Company in a presentation scheduled to begin at 10:00AM local time (5:00AM ET). A live audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed at Covidien’s Investor Relations website: http://investor.covidien.com. A replay will be available following the live presentation. ABOUT COVIDIEN Covidien is a leading global healthcare products company that creates innovative medical solutions for better patient outcomes and delivers value through clinical leadership and excellence. Covidien manufactures, distributes and services a diverse range of industry-leading product lines in three segments: Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Supplies. With 2011 revenue of $11.6 billion, Covidien has 41,000 employees worldwide in more than 65 countries, and its products are sold in over 140 countries. Please visit www.covidien.com to learn more about our business.