As COVID-19 sweeps the globe, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for medical device leaders to navigate the arising challenges and prepare for the future.
In a Q&A with Zipnosis, Catherine Murphy explains the uptick in telehealth visits and how it is changing the continuum of care.
Expanded designs that enable clinicians to leverage data in making healthcare decisions, but privacy challenges remain.
Part II of this series proposes that structured expert judgment, when integrated into the current HFE/UE paradigm, can help overcome some of the current limitations of HFE/UE.
This series makes the argument for probability assessments in HFE/UE for medical devices and how to incorporate it into the paradigm.
Aging is not for the faint of heart.
Technology isn’t the only driver in this change; the sociological factor plays a role as well.
Human factor engineering must account for all groups within the Diffusion of Innovation curve. Medical devices must work for the Innovators, and more importantly account for the Majority Adopters and Laggards.
10 factors design engineers must consider when creating stick-to-skin medical devices.
The device should be carefully matched to end users, rather than be an afterthought.