Bold Insight’s Korey Johnson shares tips on designing user-friendly medical devices with Today’s Medical Developments Magazine

May 13, 2023

This week, Korey Johnson, Managing Partner at Bold Insight, was featured in the latest issue of Today’s Medical Developments Magazine. In the article, 3 insights into designing user-friendly medical devices, he explains how to design medical devices to help patients use them correctly, which can improve their experiences. 

“Mistrust in healthcare continues to be a challenge for physicians and patients,” said Johnson. “However, medtech manufacturers have a clear opportunity to rebuild this trust by conducting user research and integrating specific strategies into their product development process.” 

Building patient trust is an ongoing effort, and a patient’s context of use evolves over time. Consider intuitive use, effective feedback, and empathetic design to ensure products meet users’ immediate and long-term needs, resulting in useful, usable, and safe medical devices.  

Read the full article on the Today’s Medical Developments website. 

About Today’s Medical Developments  

Today’s Medical Developments (TMD) provides up-to-date information on the latest manufacturing processes and design innovations involved in the medical device industry. TMD explores the industry’s unique materials, manufacturing methods, and stringent standards required for all products considered a medical device or component. 

About Bold Insight 

Bold Insight is a UX and human factors research agency based in Chicago and London. Executing projects that span the product development life cycle, we conduct user research informing early product design to global human factors validation. We work with digital, next-generation technology—medical devices to mobile apps, IFUs to customer journeys. Ready to discuss your next project? Reach out!