Chris McCormack has launched several complex digital ventures. His credits include App Store top 10s, top grossing apps, an award-winning case management system for a charity, and a medical conference application (for which he has a patent). Chris specializes in launching digital ventures that have weird or difficult challenges to overcome. Avoidance of boredom is a major career goal. Chris works at the Helix Centre, a health innovation lab based inside one of London’s busiest hospitals. He is Managing Director of Helix’s first spin out company, Digital Care Planning, and is working to improve healthcare at the end of life.
The Helix Centre is a health innovation lab based in the middle of a busy London hospital. All its projects start small, but have the potential to create a big impact. Chris covers the 3 questions common to all Helix projects, looks at some small designs that made a big difference, and describes recent work designing digital products for illness and end of life.