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600 Employee Milestone at VistaMed

 Carrick-on-Shannon, Leitrim, 16 June 2022. VistaMed, a Freudenberg Medical company and leading CDMO for complex extrusions, finished catheters, and medical devices for minimally invasive applications, has announced that the facility has hit the 600-employee mark at its facility in Carrick-on-Shannon in Co. Leitrim.

Founded in 1999 by Patrick Mulholland in Carrick-On-Shannon, VistaMed Ltd. currently employs 600 people between its R&D Innovation Centre Carrick-on-Shannon and at its manufacturing facilities in Roosky and Carrick-On-Shannon.

Paddy Mulholland, managing director VistaMed.

“When I think back to 1999 when we first set up this company with 13 employees, I never imagined that VistaMed would have grown to its current size of more than 600!

We are very fortunate to work with many of the world’s leading MedTech companies in developing and manufacturing innovative devices that change patient’s lives for the better.

The company is really about the people that make up this team, and we are very fortunate to have a   truly amazing team that continues to evolve and grow. I am very proud of what the team has achieved over the past 20+ years and I look forward to seeing where VistaMed will go in the future.”

Clients include major blue-chip companies in the MedTech industry. The company’s products have evolved in terms of form and complexity since its foundation, to a high-value product solutions provider offering product design, development, component manufacturing including labelling, packaging and sterilisation support for customers. The company produces a diverse range of minimally invasive catheter-based products used in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures such as cardiology, electrophysiology, peripheral stent delivery systems, urology, endoscopy, neurology and pain management.

About VistaMed Ltd. / Freudenberg Medical

VistaMed is a leading CDMO for complex extrusions, finished catheters, and medical devices for minimally invasive applications. VistaMed is part of Freudenberg Medical, a global supplier for the design, development and manufacture of innovative medical devices and components. With 11 manufacturing sites and more than 2,000 associates worldwide, Freudenberg Medical offers a wide range of capabilities from precision moulded components and tubing to drug coatings, finished devices, composite catheter shafts and hypotubes for minimally invasive, handheld, and catheter-based devices.

VistaMed are looking for talented individuals with the right motivation and skillsets to facilitate our continued growth in developing and manufacturing world class medical devices.

With a growing company there are many opportunities for career progression together with the satisfaction of working on life changing medical devices.”

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