Glossary Term:

Formative Evaluation

Formative Evaluation

Process of assessing a user interface or user interactions, at one or more stages during the HIT software of HIT system development process, to identify the interface’s strengths and weaknesses and to identify use errors that would or could result in serious harm to the patient or user.



AAMI HIT1000-1 (PS):2018 Saftety and effectiveness of health IT software and systems-Part 1: Fundamental concepts, principles, and requirements
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