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SSD provides a Countermeasure against retained objects. The most advanced turn-key surgical sponge detection solution on the market today.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location West Lafayette, IN, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2012
  • Employees 4

Company Summary

Surgical Sponge Detection, LLC utilizes best-of-breed technology and services to bring you a complete and comprehensive RFID Detect and Reconcile solution. SSD's products are built on practical real-world issues delivering evidence-based events with proven results and return on investment. furthermore, dramatically improving efficiencies and safety for both patients and Staff members alike. SSD's is well positioned for Healthcare Reform Act 2014


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    Industry Veteran
    EVP of Sales

    As an industry veteran, He has significant experience calling on GPO’s and IDN’s accounts. Was a President and EVP Sales for one of our competitors and has great familiarity with hospital systems that have converted to surgical sponge detection systems.

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    Bill Phillips
    CTO, Founder

    20 yrs designing / developing tracking systems. As a pioneer in the field, working with both sensor based technologies. Primary focus of his work has been signal processing with RF and infrared in the Near/Far Field regions since 2004, working on systems which can be distributed over wireless 802.15.4 network, bring about a paradigm shift in operational, patient and logistics which play a significant role supporting real time healthcare systems

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    Merritt Beaver
    VP Applications Solution

    Merritt comes to MedLogistics with over 20 years of Healthcare experience in Engineering, Product Management, Services and Marketing with two of the largest companies in the healthcare industry. Most recently as McKesson's Executive Director of EMR Application development group. Prior to McKesson Merritt worked for GE Healthcare as Manager of Global Product Management for the PACS business.

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    Ted Weaver
    VP Business Development

    Ted comes to MedLogistics with more than 20 years experience as Senior Manager with KPMG Consulting. Ted’s career has been focused working with innovative start-ups and mid-tier companies; developing lead generation campaigns, accelerating sales cycles and generating revenue streams driven by consultative sales approach delivering evidence-based results.

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    Alex Kildishev, PhD
    Principal Research Scientist, Purdue’ BNC

    Alex a key Principal Research Scientist at world famous Birck Nanotechnology Center located at Purdue University, in West Lafayette, Indiana. Alex and the BNC play a key role assisting SSD in our efforts to continue making further advancements with this disruptive nano-sensor based technology. Moreover through the use of Purdue’s Birch Nanotechnology Center, we’ll be making further IP advancement in this new technology field.

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    Paul Bernard

    Former CFO/COO of CareInsite (NASDAQ:CARI), the leading provider of e-health communications technology, which completed a $100 million initial public offering before its subsequent sale to WebMD (NASDAQ:HLTH) for $2 billion.

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    David Stephens

    Former CEO of Savi Technology; 20+ Leadership in logistics, supply chain and enterprise technology solutions and services. Leveraged technology and market position to achieve successful acquisition by Lockheed Martin in 2006. Led expansion into the Americas region. Translated key products and services in new markets. Directed sales and solutions implementation teams to ensure cost effective integration to fortune 500, government and the DoD


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    Tom Walsh – IP Patent Attorney, Ice Miller
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    Terry O’Neill – Financial Advisor, Katz Sapper & Miller