Our CXO, Bennett Lauber, featured on The Tech Show

Our Chief Experience Officer (CXO) has completed recording a session for The Tech Show. He spoke about #IoT and #Usability and #HealthIT + #RaspberryPi

The interview airs the week of April 30th.

Here is where to watch:

Bennett Lauber, HIC18 Keynote address on Healthcare Usability

Our CXO, Bennett Lauber, was invited to give a keynote address at HISA UX Australia and the 25th annual HIC18 Conference

The annual Health Informatics Conference (HIC), is Australia’s premier digital health event.

For more information, see

A video, featuring Bennett, can be seen at:

OSEHRA Open Source Summit 2015

Our CXO, Bennett Lauber, will be presenting a talk at the OSEHRA 2015 Open Source Summit.

His talk will highlight the many changes in the Safety-enhanced Design portion of the new certification requirements for Meaningful Use Stage 3.

OSEHRA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating innovation in electronic health record software and related technology. OSEHRA supports an open, collaborative community engaged in advancing EHR software and related health IT. Additionally, OSEHRA hosts software repositories for applications such as VistA, Blue Button, HealtheMe PHR, and now popHealth®.

The final schedule has not yet been published, but the conference will be:

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - Friday, July 31, 2015

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Eastern Time

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20852

HIMSS 2015 at the McCormick Place in Chicago April 13-16

The Usability People will be attending the HIMSS 2015 Conference in Chicago, from April 13 thru the 16.

Our company is a featured vendor on the Electronic Health Reporter series on vendors who will be participating in the HIMSS15 conference and trade show.

We'd be happy to meet with you while attending HIMSS15 in Chicago and have created this online form to make an appointment with us:

3rd Annual OSEHRA Conference

Our Chief Experience Officer, Bennett Lauber  presented  "EHR Usability, The future of medicine is easy to use" at the 3rd Annual OSEHR Conference on Sept 5th at 10:30 am. OSEHRA, an emerging leader in advancing open source electronic health record software and related health information technology, is bringing together the best and brightest from healthcare and other open source initiatives to share their expertise in three key areas: Promoting global collaboration for state of the art solutions Expanding market opportunities in the US and abroad Understanding open source operations in the government and private sector For more information, including registration see:

23rd Annual WEDI National Conference

The Usability People spoke at the 23rd Annual WEDI National Conference

Our presentation was titled Conducting Summative Usability Evaluations for Meaningful Use Stage 2 Certification.

The date/time was Monday May 12 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm

WEDI, the leading authority on the use of Health IT to improve healthcare information exchange, hosts the Health IT Industry at the 23rd Annual WEDI National Conference to be held May 12-15, 2014, at Loews Hollywood Hotel, Hollywood, California.

A coalition comprised of a cross-section of the healthcare industry, WEDI works to enhance the quality of care, improve efficiency and to reduce costs of the American healthcare system. The 23rd Annual WEDI National Conference is expected to attract more than 500 health information management professionals to learn the latest in the management of health information and technologies.

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HIMSS 2014

The Usability People recently attended the HIMSS conference

in Orlando Florida from February 24th to the 28th.

The following events at HIMSS are on Usability and related issues. We were there, were you?

Monday February 24th
8:00 AM 9:00 AM Valencia Ballroom Keynote: Mark Bertolini
10:00 AM 11:00 AM 320 2 Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) Town Hall
10:00 AM 11:00 AM 330E 19 How Workflow and Usability of EHRs Impact Patient Safety
11:30 AM 12:30 PM 208C 25 All the Right Moves: Hospital Ergonomics Can Neutralize Technological Threats
11:30 AM 12:30 PM 320 20 CMS EHR Incentive Programs Overview
Tuesday February 25th
8:00 AM 8:30 AM HIMSS Spot - Lobby C Spotlight on Usability
1:00 PM 2:00 PM 303A 305 Five Proven Methods for Multidisciplinary Teams to Create Clinical User Experiences
Wednesday February 26th
8:30 AM 9:30 AM 208 133 Understanding Usability in Organizational Strategy
10:00 AM 11:00 AM 208 151 Living with Usability as Organizational Strategy: An Experiential Learning Session
1:00 PM 2:00 PM 330D 198 Measuring Nursing Usability of Electronic Health Records
3:00 PM 4:00 PM W300 Usability Community Event
4:30 PM 5:30 PM Valencia Ballroom Hillary Rodham Clinton
Thursday February 27th
12:00 PM 1:00 PM 205A 198 The Patient Room of the Future: Harnessing Technology and Workflow
1:15 PM 2:30 PM Valencia Ballroom Erik Weihenmayer