Utah Medical Products, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

SALT LAKE CITY, July 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Utah Medical Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:UTMD) announces that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of twenty-four and one-half cents ($.245) per share of common stock payable on October 4, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 16, 2013. This is a 2% increase over the dividend declared in the same quarter of the prior year.

Utah Medical Products, Inc., with particular interest in health care for women and their babies, develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of disposable and reusable specialty medical devices recognized by clinicians in hundreds of countries around the world as the standard for obtaining optimal long term outcomes for their patients. For more information about Utah Medical Products, Inc., visit UTMD's website at www.utahmed.com.

CONTACT: Paul Richins (801) 566-1200Source:Utah Medical Products, Inc.