It is up to the medical UX designer to thoroughly research their users, environment, and product to produce a user friendly medical device. This blog focuses on 3 Medical UX design differences between the graphical user interfaces (GUI) of digital displays in medical devices and consumer products. Like consumer design, the medical field is spread […]
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A good User Interface (UI) improves usability for any medical device UX Design. Even if your device has all the needed functions and features and your workflow is proven based upon research and testing, the UI that users interact with is where they really gauge the experience of the device. For medical devices, documenting the […]
This is where the fun stuff starts. Unlike part 1 of this 3 part series, The user experience (UX) design process for medical devices: research, where we have strict guidelines, part 2 covers areas that are not as restricted.
The UX design process for medical devices places emphasis on safety and documentation. Designers are provided standards such as IEC 62366-1 and IEC 62366-2 to guide us in the application of usability engineering to medical devices. I will be referencing them a lot.
Here’s a common scene at some development companies: The product development phase is 90% complete and all that’s left is the ‘User Experience design’ of the app of a blood pressure monitor. The team comes up to the Industrial Designer for the first time and say “This is what it does and it needs to perform […]