With the wide-scale usage of eletronic health records accross the inpatient and ambulatory settings, the focus is now on the optimization of those technologies. Today many stakeholders are coming together to gain a better understanding of the current user experience and usability issues and opportunitites for electronic health records. Discover the resources below that focus on user experience, usability, and user-centered design principles through the lens of electonic health records (EHRs)
User Experience in Electronic Health Records
This resource provides guides, sample RFP questions, sample usability task scenarios, and sample post-test questions for clinical practices to utilize when evaluating EMRs products for its usability.
These nine essential principles of software usability can be applied directly to the evaluation of electronic medical record (EMR) systems. While usability principles apply to all software, this set has been assessed and put forth as being those principles of key concern related to EMRs.