US Endoscopy announces full market release of the VIA™ procedure kits

Mentor, Ohio — May 27, 2015 — US Endoscopy, a world leader in endoscopy device design and manufacturing, is proud to announce the release of the VIA™ procedure kits.The new, single-use VIA™ procedure kits support compliance with established Infection Control Guidelines and improve GI suite efficiency.

The new procedure kits include the basic supplies needed to begin a GI endoscopy procedure and are designed to help streamline ordering and decrease room set-up and turnover time. Each kit contains a unique mix of supplies to better meet Customer preferences and support standardization across all procedures within the GI suite.

“Compliance with Infection Control guidelines is critical for enhancing patient care,” says Tony Siracusa, Vice President and General Manager of US Endoscopy. “By expanding our kit portfolio, US Endoscopy is providing Customers with a compliant and efficient way to standardize practices across all procedures.”

About US Endoscopy
US Endoscopy, a subsidiary of STERIS Corporation, is a world leader in endoscopy device design and manufacturing, serving the U.S. and international gastrointestinal endoscopy markets.  By listening and delivering solutions in the field of endoscopy, our unique lines of devices provide better, more enhanced product options for GI clinicians.  A significant and growing portion of sales are from endoscopic devices created by the company's new product development team with the guidance and direction of luminary physicians and nurses worldwide.  For more information, visit www.usendoscopy.com.

About STERIS Corporation

The mission of STERIS Corporation is to help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe. The Company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol STE. For more information, visit www.steris.com.

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