Design for Healthcare: Mateusz Gidaszewski at the Healthcare Leadership Academy.

A focus of MA NE Student Mateusz Gidaszewski’s work at Medics.Academy as a Head of Design and User Experience is the progression of the role of design in healthcare.
He recently delivered a successful lecture and workshop about Design Thinking, Experience Design, and Human Centered Design in the context of medicine, for the Healthcare Leadership Academy.
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26 Medics from different parts of the UK who are training to be leaders in healthcare participated in a workshop Mateusz developed around using design thinking in the context of medical practices.

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Participants in the workshop identified a conflicting issue they were aware of within the NHS and imagined a persona to gain deeper understanding of the problem. They then designed solutions to the problem and created a user journey, which they presented to the rest of the group.
The sessions gave medical professionals insights into how design thinking can be applied to generate a pioneering solutions in  healthcare provision.