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Human Factors Support for FDA 510K Submissions


Our formative usability test and validation methods are aligned with the FDA’s recent Draft Guidance on Human Factors Engineering, as well as other established international standards.

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Medly: Managing Chronic Conditions


The Medly suite of apps is the future of complex chronic disease management, empowering patients to take control of their conditions.

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Look-Alike Syringes in the NICU

A Blinded Experiment

A near-miss in the NICU inspired this patient safety investigation into the perils of using newly procured syringes that look similar to existing ones already in use.

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Loop: Connecting Patients and their Care Team


Effective communication across care teams continues to challenge healthcare delivery, despite the proliferation of information communication technology in our daily lives.

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HHF Contributes to Communication Standards for Diabetes Devices

More than 300,000 Canadians live with Type 1 Diabetes; worldwide, incidence is on the rise too. There is nothing you can do to prevent T1D and nothing you can do to get rid of it. For these reasons, advancements in health technologies to enhance diabetes management hold much promise. Technologies like artificial pancreas systems and [...]

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Recruiting Dialysis Patients and Caregivers for a Usability Study

We are conducting a usability evaluation of a mobile technology solution for home dialysis that aims to simplify the self-care process. The solution is comprised of iPad- and web-based applications that provide enhanced connectivity, greater access to resources, and improved process management. We are looking for usability testing participants that fit the following criteria: • [...]

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Seeking a UI Designer

Are you a designer looking to work on projects that have sustainable impact? Do you get the feeling that you could be making something more important than a brand website or photo sharing app? Healthcare Human Factors (HHF) currently has an opening for a UI designer with the opportunity to work on projects that make [...]

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Job Posting: Manager, Healthcare Human Factors (1 year contract)

Job Overview This position is responsible for the financial, research and operational viability of Healthcare Human Factors department. It is a 1 year contract to start. Responsibilities Supports the Senior HF Manager in leading the operations of Healthcare Human Factors, and acts as the point of contact for all activities of the team Ensures operational [...]

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