Month: November 2012
As the Director of Sales & Marketing Technology at Merit, I’m proud to announce that Merit Medical was ranked 195 out of 500 companies on the InformationWeek 500 Top Technology Innovators. This annual list identifies the nation’s most innovative users of business technology. InformationWeek tracks the technology, strategies, investments, and administrative practices of some of America’s best-known companies.
We earned this recognition for our work developing, implementing and integrating state-of-the-art web and mobile systems for marketing disposable medical devices for use in interventional radiology and cardiology. Our innovations include:
• Custom mobile applications, including native iPad and iPhone apps and cross-platform HTML5 apps such as the EN Snare® endovascular snare system snare size selection chart.
Learn more about the ranking by clicking on the following link:
Director, Sales & Marketing Technology
I am pleased to announce the release of the MAK-NV Introducer System video.
Abscess, nephrostomy, biliary, cyst and other drainage procedure delays are often caused by:
· Introducer tip peelback,
· The inability to determine the exact location of the introducer tip, and
· Difficulty visualizing the needle tip.
The video highlights the clinical benefits offered by the MAK-NV introducer’s smooth transitions and radiopaque marker tip, as well as the MAK-NV needle’s echo-enhancement. The smooth transitions allow the MAK-NV Introducer System to track over the guide wire smoothly to minimize catching on tissue causing introducer peelback. The radiopaque marker tip on the introducer and echo-enhancement on the needle offer good visualization in the patient for accurate placement.
Visit www.merit.com to view the MAK-NV Introducer System video and for more information about our line of drainage products , which includes the ReSolve® drainage catheters, Revolution™ and StayFIX® catheter securement devices, Merit Drainage Depot™ drainage bag, and VacLok® vacuum pressure syringes.
Senior Product Manager
Merit Medical Systems, Inc.