Wes Rishel

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Usability Standards for EHRs

by Wes Rishel  |  July 17, 2011  |  3 Comments

The most important step is to achieve transparency about the comparative usability of products based on computable usability measures — NOT to regulate the user interfaces of EHRs.


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Usability: No Stupid Questions

by Wes Rishel  |  August 1, 2010  |  11 Comments

Dick Taylor, the CMIO at Providence Health and Services Oregon Region has been speaking to this principle of usability for some time. “No Stupid Questions: remember why your clinical users came to work today, and honor their needs.” Until recently I had been filing this under “obvious but impractical.” Recently I had a chance to […]


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