Notes from Mondays tutorial…Posted: November 12, 2014
– Would the information feedback on compliance be useful to a asthma clinic nurse or a doctor?
– Are tracking systems going to be monitored by medical staff? Do they have time?
– Tracking diabetes – GP’s access to files.
– sketch out systems based on the answers from the survey.
– Pricing, must be made for 3 times less than sale price. NHS are still paying for it.
– How does the prescription system work? Who chooses the medicine available for dispensing? Is this device an extra that is bought by the user? Or is it supplied by a GP or pharmacy?
– How long is this device expected to be used for?
– What materials might be used for this? hygiene? How precious it is.
– Fear v Encouragement – Intrinsic motivation, behavioural psychology, case studies.
– Speak to a psychologist.
– Consider adverts – shock v idealisation.
– Participatory design might make people comply better.
– Collapsible forms for Spacers ‘Collapsibles’ book, inflatables? Space saving, cooking equipment.
– Oxygen in blood (oximeter) relating to asthma, is there a correlation.
– Moodboard – ‘other devices which keep track of information and send information out’.
– Best way to get medicine into the body? Is it the inhaler?
– Less likely to be in habit at 16 to 30? More vulnerable?
– A flat form – Cardboard or putting value back into it, such as bamboo or leather.
– Promoting recycling the device, or keeping it for longer.
– Don’t get single track minded about the device being electronic.