The HBR Innovation Center contains a collection of original articles and perspectives from health industry leaders, specially curated by Harvard Business Review and sponsored by Medtronic. The articles discuss aspects of innovation — from fostering a culture where ideas flourish, to testing and implementing leading-edge approaches. Read and share.
By Peter Pronovost, Sezin Palmer, and Alan Ravitz
…technologies rarely share data, let alone leverage it to support better clinical care.
By Naomi Fried
Overcommunicate with your legal team.
…good relationships and effective communication are especially vital.
By Dylan Minor, Paul Brook and Josh Bernoff
Diversity and participation produce better ideas.
Higher ideation rates are correlated with growth and net income…
By Sharon H. Kim, Christopher G. Myers and Lisa Allen
Solving problems starts with understanding people's needs.
One of the most promising approaches for understanding patients’ experiences has been design thinking…
By Sanjeev Agrawal
The health care sector could learn from Amazon, Southwest, and FedEx.
…analytics tools can lower health care costs, reduce wait times, increase patient access, and unlock capacity…