EPAM LAUNCHES LIFE-SAVING POISON CONTROL APP AND ONLINE TRIAGE TOOL

The National Capital Poison Center (NCPC), more commonly known as Poison Control, called on EPAM to help reverse a disturbing trend – the number of poisoning deaths was rising, while the number of calls to Poison Centers was decreasing. To remedy this budding public health crisis, EPAM worked with NCPC and its own internal digital strategy and experience design practice, Empathy Lab®, to design webPOISONCONTROL®, a free website and application to guide victims and those surrounding them in poison emergencies.

Conceptually, the idea was to make the knowledge of a poison control center toxicologist readily available to anyone with a PC, tablet, or smartphone. The result was a life-saving poison emergency application and online triage tool designed to:

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