Evidence-based Usability Guidelines for Promoting Safety and Efficacy

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Evidence-based Usability Guidelines for Promoting Safety and Efficacy

  1. 1. NIST: A Community-Building Workshop: Measuring, Evaluatingand Improving the Usability of Electronic Health Records Evidence-based Usability Guidelines for Promoting Safety and Efficacy Ben Shneiderman ben@cs.umd.edu Founding Director (1983-2000), Human-Computer Interaction Lab Professor, Department of Computer Science Member, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies Member, National Academy of Engineering
  2. 2. UMd HCIL’s work for NIH & ONCStrategic Health IT Advanced Research Projects - Security of Health Information Technology - Patient-Centered Cognitive Support - Healthcare & Network Platform Architectures - Secondary Use of EHR Data Sharpc.org www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/sharp
  3. 3. Usability Guidelines are PowerfulApple, Microsoft, Android, ...NASA, FAA, DoD, ...HFES, WWW-Consortium, ...RAISE QUALITY Promote Consistency  User Performance Speed Development  Programmer Productivity Reduce Errors  Organization Reputation
  4. 4. Usability Guidelines are Powerful Education Enforcement Exemption Enhancement - 209 Guidelines - 400+ References Usability.gov
  5. 5. Improving Usability of EHRs • Publish EHR guidelines documents • Permit examination & discussion of products • Report on usability study results
  6. 6. Improving Usability of EHRs • Publish EHR guidelines documents • Permit examination & discussion of products • Report on usability study results • Promote consistency with industry-led common user interface guidelines • Report failures periodically with common metrics • Work with Government agencies to coordinate specific industry practices
  7. 7. www.cs.umd.edu/hcil

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