The HIMSS Usability Maturity Model measures how well your organization incorporates usability and other user-centered design (UCD) priniciples into it's development and strategic planning processes. The five phase model provides a common vocabulary for the healthcare & healthcare IT industry to quanitfy their UCD efforts both internally and externally to the marketplace.
The HIMSS Usability Maturity Model Assessment Tool reviews your responses to a series of questions designed to determine the level of usability maturity within an organization. Click here to begin your organization's usability maturity assessment.
Depending on the level of your organization's usability maturity, there are a number of actions that can be taken to support the transistion from one phase of usability maturity to the next. Click on your organization's current level of usability maturity to access action plans to for your organization to take advantage of on the journey towards tranitioning through the phases of usability maturity.