What Consumers Want from Hospital mHealth Apps

The mHealth app market is growing rapidly. Market Intel Reports estimates that the mHealth market will account for nearly $18 Billion in 2016 alone and according to an article in the Economist, global revenues for m-health will reach $21.5 billion in 2018. Yet despite the proliferation of mHealth apps and the opportunity to create truly useful apps for health consumers, it appears that hospitals are failing to create the apps that their consumers really want.

Trudell Medical Animated Instructional Videos

Short, illustrated animations of a medical device’s instructions for use can be an effective way to increase engagement of the viewer as well as their understanding of how to use the product. Canadian medical device company Trudell Medical understands this and hired me to create several short animations of their instructions for use for several of their products.

Sacramento Startup Ecosystem Subway Map (Work in Progress)

I’ve been wanting some kind of network map, entity relationship diagram, or some kind of visual representation that maps out the various entities and their relationships in the Sacramento startup community. Then an idea hit me a couple of weeks ago – a subway style map of the Sacramento startup scene modeled after the infamous London Tube Map.

Startup Weekend Sacramento Interactive Timeline Infographic

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition is just around the corner and we already have dozens of people signed up for the event. For those who haven’t participated in a Startup Weekend before, the two and a half day event may induce a bit of anxiety about what to expect. With that in mind, I decided to expand on my previous simple infographic and create a more detailed and interactive timeline infographic that presents the weekend’s activities like an old fashioned board game.