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Innovation Case Studies: Small Hospital Venture Funds
The Health Care Blog

Healthcare providers are finding their “play it safe” culture isn’t conducive to breakthrough innovation. Facing the inevitable deflationary pressures being put upon the healthcare system, innovation is critically needed.Having spoken with several innovation groups in health systems, most examples of “innovation” are decidedly uninspiring.

Primarily, it is due to the fact that virtually all of their decisions have to go through the prism of how new ideas will fit with current businesses — a guarantee that will doom so-called innovation to be little more than incremental improvements.