Orlando. The Woman-Centric Hospital.

The human-centered design became the ISO 13407 standard (human-centered design processes for interactive systems) in 1999 and has been revised into ISO 9241-210 in 2010: Abstract: Provides requirements and recommendations for human-centred design principles and activities throughout the life cycle of computer-based interactive systems. It is intended to be used by those managing design processes, […]

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Millions of Red Crabs & the Hospital

Christmas Island, Indian Ocean, at the top of a 50 million-year-old extinct volcano. This island with a plateau of 361 metres has a 80 kilometres coastline. An australian territory (since 1958), some 2650 kilometres north west of Perth, covering an area of 135 square kilometres. About the name? Captain William Mynors of the East India Ship Company […]

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Digital. Hospital. Sensational.

Several years ago in Toronto. I tested my nerves 342 meters above ground. Standing unplugged on the glass floor in the CN Tower. October 18, 2015. 351 patients arrive before 6 a.m. from three old sites in Toronto at the new hospital at 1235 Wilson Ave. «The patients are so excited, they’ve been up since […]

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The clinic network for truck drivers and sex workers

2013 Fontainebleau, Paris. When I met Eva Mwai at the INSEAD’s executive programme «Innovate Health for Tomorrow» she presented an early healthcare project status about reaching truck drivers in remote african areas. With self-serving boxes alongside some truckstops providing information, material and medication about awareness for public health and safer sex. Not only our Professor […]

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