We provide Help for Children through the creation of child-appropriate health products that allow them to live life to its fullest.

We inspire Hope for Families by developing solutions for the unique needs of children that others ignore due to limited profit opportunities.

We are DesignWise Medical, a volunteer based, technology driven, child focused, non-profit organization.

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  • Learn more about our Featured Project, the OPOD, and how you can help make it happen.

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Learn About DesignWise Medical
Learn more about who DesignWise Medical is and how we are making a difference in the health of children. Read More...
Healing Buddy Blog
Learn more about children’s health care device and product needs by following this blog by the DesignWise Medical Healing Buddies. Read More...
Volunteer Opportunities
Want to get involved with DesignWise Medical? Check out our exciting volunteer opportunities. Read More...

Sample of DesignWise Medical Projects

Comfort Kit iPhone App
Help for Children – Specialists regularly provide tools to families and children facing long-term hospital stays.  These tools focus on disease and pain management for children to improve the quality of their health as they battle their disease.  Although the tools  Read More
Diabetes Management Tools for Children
Help for Children – Having Type I Diabetes is bad enough, but imagine being a child growing up through the school system and their peer network while having to manage this disease on a daily and sometimes hourly basis all the  Read More
Peripheral Vein Locator
Help for Children – Difficulty in locating veins in the extremities for IV access in neonates and infants is an ongoing problem.  Some pediatric statistics are detailed below for the success rates if inserting peripheral IV catheters: As you can see, some  Read More
SurTube™ Smart Feeding Tube
Help for Children – Locating a feeding tube in an adult is challenging; locating a feeding tube in an infant is downright dangerous.  If misplaced, caregivers can be pumping liquid into the child’s lungs, yet there have been no major advances  Read More
See all the DesignWise Medical Projects