SC ERGOMEDICALDesign

THE HUMAN CENTERED DESIGN

COLLECTION OF USER NEEDS

Individual or group exchanges with different target populations

Observation of practices

STATE OF THE ART TECHNOLOGY AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Analysis of existing technical solutions

Patent analysis and relevant intellectual property elements

USER RISK ANALYSIS

Development of a FMEA-type risk analysis matrix to list in an exhaustive manner the risks to which the user is confronted (ISO 14971)

Specific analysis of the risks related to usability (EN 62366)

OPERATIONAL AND FUNCTIONAL SPECIFICATIONS

Preliminary definition of needs

Translation of requirements into general design criteria and functional specifications

CREATIVITY BY DESIGN

Conduct creative sessions in collaboration with users, doctors, ergonomists, business experts

Use of validated selection tools for the choice of preconcepts

Development of trend charts (persona) and usage scenarios

CRITICITY AND RISK ANALYSIS DEVICE

Development of product risk analysis (FMEA) to list exhaustively the risks that the device may face (shock, humidity, failure, ...)

Definition of risk management solutions

DESIGN FILE OF THE SELECTED DEVICE

Use of selection tools to choose a concept that meets expectations

User needs

Operator risk analysis

Device risk analysis

Functional specifications

Design of the device (realistic rendering, 3D CAD, ...)

PROTOTYPING

Mockups

Functional prototypes manufacturing (3D printers, technical and eco-friendly materials)