User Experience in Consumer Health

The growth in both the development of and the market interest in digital health consumer technologies is moving at an astonishing speed.  Patients want to be engaged in their healthcare decision-making process, and those who are engaged as decision-makers in their care tend to be healthier and have better outcomes.  Provider organizations are working to understand the optimal usage and integration of patient health data generated from consumer health devices such as fitness trackers, blood glucose testers, sleep trackers, etc.  The resources below explores the topics of user experience, usability, and user-centered design through the lens of consumer health.