After almost five successful and enjoyable years of consulting, I’m taking a full-time position with the largest hospital chain on the west coast. Working as a product manager in this environment, I will be actively envisioning and managing the delivery of innovative new products & services to benefit people’s well-being and improve the experience and outcomes of healthcare delivery. I’ve always been passionate about helping to solve complex medical-related challenges. Bringing my user experience design tools and techniques to the business of product creation will help disseminate powerful user-centered approaches within a vital industry. I’m also excited to expand my professional skill-set to function ever more effectively at the crucial intersection of product desirability, technical feasibility and business viability.
Devise may be going into “hibernation” as a consultancy, but I’ll continue to keep my eye on important happenings in the arenas of design, business and now most especially healthcare. Read more for the inspiration behind this career progression….