At Farm, we integrate human factors expertise into the development process, because we believe meaningful innovation is based on research insights and to assure your product development process is compliant with regulatory requirements. We have hands-on, global experience with hundreds of in-field observations, in-depth interviews, as well as formative and summative evaluations. Creating new healthcare products requires an exceptional understanding of user behavior and risk management. Our goal is to ensure that your healthcare solution is safe and meets regulatory requirements so that you can go to market anywhere in the world with confidence.

We discover actionable insight to support user focused innovation.

Over the years, our team has acquired deep domain knowledge working alongside patients, healthcare providers, administrators, and other key stakeholders. We have created usability methods tailored to specific healthcare applications that help us achieve research goals with precision and speed. At Farm, we provide our clients with turn key solutions that include state of the art human factors methods, logistics, and program management.

Human Factors Engineering

Generative

Product design begins with a deep understanding of user behavior.
  • Stakeholder interviews
  • Contextual inquiry
  • Ethnographic research
  • Surveys
  • Competitive review

Formative

Optimizing concepts along the development path.
  • Expert reviews / heuristic evaluation
  • Focus groups
  • Usability testing
  • Competitor benchmarking

Summative

Ensuring design goals have been met.
  • Usability validation to support:
    • Clinical submissions
    • Commercial submissions
    • FDA / CE Mark

Human Factors Regulatory Support

Helping navigate the path to regulatory compliance.
  • Usability engineering documentation in compliance with FDA and IEC62366
  • Use-related risk analysis

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