Background

Philips Healthdot – NextGen

Philios healthdot header

Enabling patients to heal with confidence from the comfort of home

 

Allowing patients to recover at home – with full confidence, and no extra effort on their side.

 

Clinicians know a lot about patients when they are in hospital, but as soon as patients leave the door clinicians lose overview of their patient’s health. Despite being cleared to discharge, complications can still occur when patients go home – especially in the first few days.


Healthdot is a wearable sensor for patients discharged from hospital that allows clinicians to look after them after discharge. It provides heart rate and respiration data that detects if the patient at home needs medical attention.


Although wearable sensors bring obvious benefits to both the patient and care provider, this can only work if patients can handle the technology and convalescing and elderly patients often struggle with electronic devices that require Bluetooth pairing, pin codes or charging.

 

This is where Healthdot had a breakthrough in usability. Design stepped beyond the traditional areas of impact and utilized its usability research to make a radical change in technology, eliminating the hurdles altogether.

Date:

Monday October 18, 2021

 

Time:

10.00 – 10.20 CEST

Core design awards 2021 icon
Core design awards 2021 icon
Core design awards 2021 icon
User experience desing award 2021 icon
User experience desing award 2021 icon

Project  Highlights

Philips healthdot video image

Philiphs healthdot nextgen
Philips healthdot system
Philips healthdot nextgen video

Philips healthdot importance

What our  designers say

Behind the scenes

Explore other design stories

Radiology operations command center

October 18, 16.00 - 16.20 CEST

Radiology Operations Command Center

One by Sonicare image

October 20, 16.00 - 16.20 CEST 

Philips One by Sonicare

Taking care of yourself

October 21, 16:00 CEST 

Taking Care of Yourself

Hear from our designers
October 16-24, 2021

0
day days
0
hour hours
0
minute minutes
0
second seconds

We’re always looking for new talent

Feeling inspired? Sign up to be a part of our Talent Pool

Our site can best be viewed with the latest version of Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome or Firefox.