Ankle Cradle™️ and Knee Support System

Our patent-pending Ankle Cradle™️ and Knee Support System provides a higher standard of care for patients across a variety of medical settings, including the OR, Catheter Lab, ICUs, and long-term care facilities. Its simple, yet innovative design helps reduce the incidence of heel pressure ulcers caused by extended supine positioning.

“Each year, more than 2.5 million people in the United States develop pressure ulcers.”

— Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2014

Raising The Standard Of Care

At Creative Medical Devices, we strive to raise the standard of care by solving common medical challenges with practical, innovative solutions.

“In 2013, a United States Medicare study reported the incidence of hospital-acquired pressure ulcers to be 4.5% in hospitalized patients, with an estimated 11 billion dollars for the cost of pressure ulcer care.”

— Truong, Grigson, Patel, & Liu, 2016

mitigates pressure sores

Our engineered open-cell, memory foam design mitigates pressure sores typically associated with extended procedures when patient mobility is not desired.

Three Sizes

The Ankle Cradle™️ and Knee Support System is available in three sizes: small, medium, and large. The small size is intended for pediatrics & young adolescents; the medium size for teens and average adults; the large size for larger patients.

Travels with Patient

Our patent-pending Ankle Cradle™️ and Knee Support System provides a higher standard of care for patients across a variety of medical settings, including the OR, Catheter Lab, ICUs, and long-term care facilities. 

"In 2008, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced that they will not pay for additional costs incurred for hospital-acquired pressure ulcers.”

— Cooper, 2013

Our Team

Joanne Moudy

Founder and CEO

Joanne is the founder and CEO of Creative Medical Devices. She is the creator of one patent-pending solution and one provisional patent, as well as two more innovations designed to solve common problems in patient care. Joanne’s career has included entrepreneur, US Army officer (honorable discharge), and registered nurse. She is able to combine those experiences to imagine & create workable solutions to the problems she sees. She is then able to pull together and lead a broad set of people to help her realize her vision and bring it to market.

Jill Decker

Strategic Advisor

As a Strategic Advisor, Jill supports the Creative Medical Devices team with expertise in biostatistics and medical research, as well as possessing extensive experience in the medical field.  Jill worked as a LMT for nearly fifteen years.

Brian Moudy, Strategic Advisor

Brian Moudy

Strategic Advisor

Brian provides guidance in the areas of business, financial and operations strategy. Brian is a business and program leader with more than 20 years of experience working in the Technology and Software Industries.

Andrew Decker, Strategic Advisor

Andrew Decker

Strategic Advisor

Andrew helps guide and advise the Creative Medical Devices team. He has nearly twenty years of experience as an officer in the US military, where he served in a variety of leadership positions, including two deployments to Iraq.

“Although pressure ulcers can develop over the course of 24 hours, they may not present until a week later." 

— Truong, Grigson, Patel, & Liu, 2016

625 W. Deer Valley Rd
Suite 103-490
Phoenix, AZ 85027 
(602) 753-6404 
info@creativemedicaldevices.com

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