Tag: innovation

  • Post-Raspberry

    I have nothing against raspberries.  Though in an HBR article from exactly a decade ago, my life temporarily was all about that color.  It explored the democratization of innovation in healthcare and on innovative approaches that drove breakthroughs in thinking and value. Back then, I would jump into my raspberry-colored scrubs to explore hospital environments […]

  • An Americanized British Import

    It was just over two years ago (in Dec 2012) that I heard that employees were pledging to make healthcare better. At the Institute for Healthcare Improvement Forum in Orlando, Helen Bevan of the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) talked about being a healthcare radical. She shared that employees all over the NHS were committing […]

  • ILN Insights Magazine: the Blurry (R)evolution Issue

    Get your Insights copy here ==>  goo.gl/1AOspQ Director’s Message I ended last year’s ILN director’s message with “The year ahead of us promises to be exciting and turbulent. If ever there was a time that innovation and design are needed, it’s now.” Little did we know how exciting and how turbulent, nor how much innovation […]

  • #Healthcare, #FineArt and #Hockey

    As a part of the InnovationLearningNetwork.Org InPerson Meeting in Los Angles this week, attendees split into a dozen groups and were set loose to hunt for insight and inspiration. My team and I found it at the Getty Museum exploring the evolving museum industry and its future. It was remarkable how similar its challenges are […]

  • #Innovation with Information Technology in #Healthcare

    #Innovation with Information Technology in #Healthcare

    I am thrilled to announce our book’s release.  You can order it here: Hardcopy or Kindle   From Chapter 1 of “Innovation with Information Technology in Healthcare” by Lyle Berkowitz and Chris McCarthy: “Let’s face it, most of our healthcare clinical processes are so last century. However, a revolution is brewing. More and more providers are slipping […]

  • Improvement or Innovation?

    I’ve been on the road for several years now sharing my journey in the world of innovation and some of the lessons i’ve learned along the way. Specifically on the infrastructure an organization puts into place to allow for continuous innovation. I call this the Infrastructure of Design. This blog is not about that, rather […]