Designing Healthcare Software for the Department of Veterans Affairs

A render of the Enterprise Health Management Platform

While working at Accenture, I was given the opportunity to lead Visual Design for the new version of the Enterprise Health Management Platform of the Department of Veterans Affairs​​​​​​​.

Healthcare software has many intricacies that have to be taken care of. Patient Safety and HIPAA regulations make it pretty difficult to create a loose and open User Experience. Then, there's the fact that all government software has to be 508 compliant, which adds a new layer of complexity atop of the strict rules already present.

This is one of the most successful products i have ever design, cause it represented winning a re-compete contract for almost 300 million dollars for Accenture.

Here I walk you through the specifics of the project.

--

--

--

UX Professional, User Advocate and Product Developer.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Spotify In-car Design

Designers🎤alk #27 with Sahil Pandita( Product Designer at Gojek)| PHASE 3 [IND Edition]Date: 31st…

Pininfarina: A symbol of Italian style in the world of design | Interview with Giovanni de…

Post 2: Mythological London

Design in business

A 3-sided triangle with each corner labelled feasibility, viability, and desirability

‘Going Virtual’ in the Education Sector? Here’s how we can help…

Prototyping On Paper

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
David Linke

David Linke

UX Professional, User Advocate and Product Developer.

More from Medium

How Long Do WILD & PET African Grey Parrots Live? — WooParrot

Is It Time to Take Your Crush Off of the Pedestal?

How I got into Red Hat, Part 2

Have you ever noticed how music can change your mood or even bring back memories, motivate, etc.