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Our formative usability test and validation methods are aligned with the FDA’s recent Draft Guidance on Human Factors Engineering, as well as other established international standards.

Read more »

Medly: Managing Chronic Conditions

Medly

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

Read more »

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.

Read more »

Loop: Connecting Patients and their Care Team

LoopLogo

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

Read more »
See All Projects »

News

UX of Healthcare.gov revisited – Let’s test it!

By Peter Weinstein With the upcoming end of the 2014-15 enrolment period on healthcare.gov and my recent move to Durham, North Carolina (“The City of Medicine”), I was keenly interested in how Healthcare.gov 2.0 fared. First, a refresher: Healthcare.gov is a US Federal Government website that allows individuals (in 37 states) to purchase health insurance under [...]

Read full article »

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 [...]

Read full article »

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: • [...]

Read full article »

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 [...]

Read full article »
See more news in our archives »