Tag Archives: Innovation

Innovation Amidst the Crisis: Health IT and the Opioid Abuse Epidemic | Part 1 – A Strategic Framework

Colin Konschak Dave Levin By COLIN KONSCHAK, FACHE and DAVE LEVIN, MD The opioid crisis in the United States is having a devastating impact on individuals, their families, and the health care industry. This multi-part series will focus on the role technology can play in addressing this crisis. In this article, we propose a strategic… Read More »

Your Questions Are Part Of The Answer: How To Ask Questions That Catalyze Innovation

When you’re a hammer, everything looks like a nail. Staying within that frame of reference will actively block radical innovation — so how do you free yourself of trusted old viewpoints? Max Planck, the Nobel Prize–winning pioneer of quantum physics, said, “When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at… Read More »

Why managers will never be a source of disruptive innovation in health care

Richard Young, MD | Physician | January 1, 2019 I have had several dealings with the benefits managers/HR managers of large corporations and other large organizations over my career. I have one over-arching conclusion about what motivates these people: They will never be a source of disruptive innovation in health care. I find them to… Read More »