NIST Guide to the Processes Approach for Improving the Usability of Electronic Health Records

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NIST Guide to the Processes Approach for Improving the Usability of Electronic Health Records

Description

The NIST Guide to the Processes Approach for Improving the Usability of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) provides practical guidance on methods relating to user-centered design (UCD) and usability testing. Specific information is provided, in the context of EHRs, on to how to recruit participants, develop the moderator ‘s guide, write tasks, conduct usability tests, record the data, develop the report, and, ultimately, improve the application.

Developer:

National Institute of Standards and Technology

Funding Sources:

National Institute of Standards and Technology

History

Release Date: 2010
Original Summary: February 2011
Last Updated: 07/06/11

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