Merit Medical Partners With Verite Mobile Tools and Strategies to Create an Innovative Medical Device Conversion App

Merit Medical Partners With Verite Mobile Tools and Strategies to Create an 
Innovative Medical Device Conversion App 
SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- (Marketwire) -- 02/06/13 --  Merit Medical
Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of
proprietary disposable devices used primarily in cardiology,
radiology and endoscopy, and Verite, a digital communications agency,
announced the release of a cutting-edge iPhone App, Merit Convert,
available on the App Store now. This revolutionary app quickly
calculates important unit conversions and includes medical
device-centric conversion modules such as an Artificial Aging
Calculator, Needle Gauge Calculator and Work Week Calendar.  
The key strategy behind Merit Medical's Convert app is to be a
leading resource in the medical device industry and produce an app
that can be used by clients, partners, and the public. The app is
successfully driving new visitors to the Merit OEM site located at
http://www.meritoem.com/conversion-app/. Since its initial deployment
in the App Store, the Merit Convert app has received a 5 star rating
and accolades for the time saving French size converter feature and
innovative artificial aging calculator. 
Verite developed the Merit OEM website and mobile app utilizing
cutting-edge strategies for mobile friendly interface design and
development. Current plans include releasing the app on the iPad and
other potential platforms. "We are pleased to have such a successful
and resourceful app on the store and Verite as a leading interactive
partner," says Kyle Knowles, VP, Marketing Communications EMEA & OEM
for Merit Medical. "This combination helped us release a great
conversion solution for our partners and others." 
About Merit
 Founded in 1987, Merit Medical Systems, Inc. is engaged
in the development, manufacture and distribution of proprietary
disposable medical devices used in interventional and diagnostic
procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy.
Merit serves client hospitals worldwide with a domestic and
international sales force totaling approximately 170 individuals.
Merit employs approximately 2,600 people worldwide with facilities in
Salt Lake City and South Jordan, Utah; Angleton, Texas; Richmond,
Virginia; Maastricht and Venlo, The Netherlands; Paris, France;
Galway, Ireland; Beijing, China; Copenhagen, Denmark; and Rockland,
Massachusetts. 
The Merit Medical Systems, Inc. logo is available at
http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=3282 
About Verite
 Verite is an experienced and innovative digital
communications agency committed to delivering creative and technology
solutions to sales, marketing and training organizations worldwide.
We specialize in cutting edge creative, technology tools, mobile
applications and motion design production. We have applied our
creativity, vision, experience and technology to strengthen brands,
reach audiences and get results. Clients include Adobe, ATK, Intel,
Merit Medical, Symantec and VSP Vision Care.  
Contact: 
Merit Medical Systems, Inc.
Kyle Knowles 
Vice President, Marketing Communications EMEA & OEM
Phone: (801) 208-4794
e-mail: kknowles@merit.com 
Contact:
Verite, Inc.
Kimberley Jones 
801.553.1101
kjones@verite.com 
 
 
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