The study of usability, user experience (UX), human factors and human-computer interaction is well established and decades old. While user experience methodologies are highly utilized in other technologically-focused industries (aviation, product design, mobile, web design, etc.), user experience is a relatively new field to the healthcare industry as a whole. The increased usage of health IT accross all care delivery settings has forced a serious look at user experience, human/computer interaction, and workflow optimization as it relates to the provision and consumption of healthcare.
- Gain an understanding of the major terminology
- Explore the major issues and opportunities in user experience
- Access resources created for & by the HIMSS HIT User Experience committee and community.