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- July 01, 2003
This whitepaper describes work to “modify the traditional heuristic evaluation method of assessing software usability so that it can be applied to medical devices and used to evaluate the patient safety of those devices through the identification and assessment of usability problems.”
- November 01, 2002
This whitepaper presents a case study and analysis to “illustrate the crucial role of human factors engineering (HFE) in patient safety."
- April 01, 2013
This resource provided by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) includes presentations from the April 2013 NIST-sponsored event “Supporting Patient Safety through EHR Design”.
Preventing Medication Errors in Long-Term Care: Results and Evaluation of a Large Scale Web-based Error Reporting System
- August 01, 2007
This evaluation study explores the usability of a web-based reporting system tracking medication errors in long-term care settings in North Carolina.