Featured Projects

Human Factors Support for FDA 510K Submissions

NOBUBBLE

Our formative usability test and validation methods are aligned with the FDA’s recent Draft Guidance on Human Factors Engineering, as well as other established international standards.

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Human Factors 101

A lesson in patient safety

Learn about introductory and advanced Human Factors principles and processes as they relate to healthcare systems, medical device design and regulatory standards.

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<30 Days - a mobile app to improve heart health

30Days1-s

The <30 Days app helps users identify and rank their heart health risk factors and provides daily challenges over the course of 30 days. Our team applied a user-centered design process to inform app development.

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Design Guidelines for Clinical Coding

Coding at the point of care

Designing user interfaces such that they allow primary health care providers to enter coded data at the point of care in a seamless and intuitive manner has been a tremendous challenge. Canada Health Infoway engaged Healthcare Human Factors to develop design guidelines to address this gap.

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News

HHF contributes to new book on fieldwork in healthcare

Check out the new book called Fieldwork for Healthcare: Case studies investigating human factors in computing systems, with contributions from a number of HHF team members. Available here on Amazon, this book brings together experienced researchers to share their stories and experiences through different case studies. We are exceptionally proud of HHF team members Anjum [...]

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Patients and Caregivers Needed – Receive $100

Healthcare Human Factors at the University Health Network is conducting an evaluation and needs patients who have received medical treatment via an infusion pump, and/or their caregivers to participate. The one-on-one evaluation will require participants to step through tasks with the pump mock-ups and screens and provide input regarding their experience and how the design should [...]

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Homecare Nurses Needed – Receive $100

Healthcare Human Factors at the University Health Network is conducting a pump evaluation and needs homecare nurses who have experience setting up and programming infusion pumps to participate in this one-on-one evaluation. The evaluation will require nurse participants to step through tasks with the pump mock-ups and screens and provide input regarding their experience and [...]

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HHF Attends 4th Annual MedEdge Summit

Healthcare Human Factors (HHF) was pleased to participate in the fourth annual MedEdge Summit, themed Experience the Journey: Innovations in Personalized Medicine. MedEdge aims to advance life science ideas, connections and innovation into commercial success. This year, entrepreneurs, investors, universities and colleges, and government economic development agencies were brought together to celebrate innovation in Ontario [...]

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