ECRI Conducts Thorough Evaluation of Select Safety Scalpels Available in the Market

August 10, 2021

MediPurpose’s Anzen Safety Scalpel Among One of Ten Safety Scalpels Evaluated by ECRI 

Duluth, Georgia – MediPurpose, a medical products company specializing in sharps safety devices, announced today that their latest product, the Anzen Safety Scalpel, was one of ten safety scalpel devices evaluated by ECRI. ECRI is an independent, nonprofit organization improving the safety, quality, and cost-effectiveness of care across all healthcare settings worldwide. ECRI is the only organization worldwide to conduct independent medical device evaluations, through a rigorous and unbiased evaluation process.

“We are honored that ECRI approached us to be one of the participants in their safety scalpel evaluations. ECRI is one of the trusted voices in healthcare and we found them very professional and easy to work with. It is important to receive unbiased feedback about our product as we are constantly seeking to improve so that we can bring the ideal safety scalpel to the market – a safety scalpel that surgeons and surgical techs will find easy to adopt,” said Patrick Yi, CEO of MediPurpose.

To learn more about the evaluation of safety scalpels conducted by ECRI, please visit this link.


About MediPurpose

MediPurpose, founded in 1999, develops, manufactures, and distributes superior sharps safety devices including the Anzen safety scalpel, SurgiLance safety lancets and MediPlus wound care products. MediPurpose has leveraged its success in the medical device industry to become a master medical product distributor that provides unique solutions for both medical product manufacturers and medical product distributors. For more information, please visit

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