As Merit Medical’s global footprint continues to grow, Matt Wiker, Merit Medical Director of Global Materials, speaks about his role to ensure that Merit’s customers, and ultimately patients and hospitals, receive high quality products when and where they need them.
My Opportunities in China with Merit: I started working at Merit 6 years ago as an Operations Supervisor. Before that, I worked at GE Healthcare under the medical system machines division in Beijing. I was promoted to Operations Manager after 1.5 years and was further promoted to my current position of Senior Operations Manager after […]
We are excited to announce the release of the new high flow Pigtail Valved One-Step™ Centesis Catheter! These catheters have been designed for safe, controlled insertion with decreased procedure times. The distal obturator prevents the needle from puncturing and shearing the catheter, and protects the clinician from accidental needlestick. The self-sealing valve also minimizes the risk […]
Merit Medical and ThinkRadial will host several exciting events at the Society of Interventional Radiology annual meeting in Vancouver, BC, Canada from April 3-6. A series of activities taking place in Merit’s booth, #419, will provide attendees with a chance to learn about Merit’s innovative offerings through both hands-on experience and interactive presentations from transradial […]
Nearly 20 Years at Merit! In 1992 I went to work for Mallinckrodt in Angleton, TX. I was in Production working on the Performa and Trax catheters (now Merit’s Concierge Catheter). In 1998, Merit Medical acquired a small division of Mallinckrodt and that’s when my career with Merit began. We operated in the Angleton facility […]