Whether your app is intended for a hospital, clinic, hospice, or even personal “home” setting, digital health software is often complex, involving different user personas interacting together. Clinical environments, in particular, contain a large number of autonomous patient-care delivery professionals. Typically, each member has a pre-scheduled list of patients. When a difficult case presents itself, multiple staff members may collaborate on the case to gain experience. If there are no available means to perform patient care workflow progress checks, the primary caregiver would need to physically check-in with colleagues. Without this physical status update, the clinician would need to keep checking until the case is ready for them to do their portion of the workflow.
Consider the following as an example of a cardiac exercise test workflow: