Tag Archives: healthcare

Free eBook: The Power of Co-Creation in Healthcare Innovation

Douglas S. Williams, LeAnna J. Carey, and Kevin Riley have published a free eBook entitled, "The Power of Co-Creation in Healthcare Innovation," which serves as a conversation starter about the ailing healthcare industry and how co-creation amongst key stakeholders can lead to its transformation. The eBook includes exclusive healthcare practitioner survey data as well as a mini-case study about how the authors co-created modelH, the business model canvas for healthcare.

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modelH Update: Externalities

modelH is a co-creation forum dedicated to building an open source business model canvas for the healthcare industry. Our recent (and final!) project sprint on Externalities was very engaging, with strong opinions expressed for both including and excluding Externalities as part of the modelH canvas. This update will bring you up to speed on our conclusions following that debate, and let you know how to continue to stay engaged with modelH in 2014.

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modelH update: Informatics

modelH is a co-creation forum dedicated to building an open source business model canvas for the US healthcare system. Our recent project sprint on Informatics defined the importance of analytics when evaluating the success of a business model. This update will bring you up to speed on what the modelH community has been doing recently, what we're addressing in the last phase of the modelH project, and how you can get involved.

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modelH update: Costs

modelH is a co-creation forum dedicated to building an open source business model canvas for the US healthcare system. Our recent project sprint on Costs, one of (if not the) most important component of a healthcare business model, led to some key conclusions on how best to consider this component when constructing your business model. This update will bring you up to speed on what the modelH community has been doing for the past week, what topics we are currently working on in the modelH co-creation forum, and how you can get involved.

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BEST OF TED: Body Parts on a Chip

It's relatively easy to imagine a new medicine, a better cure for some disease. The hard part, though, is testing it, and that can delay promising new cures for years. In this well-explained talk, Geraldine Hamilton shows how her lab creates organs and body parts on a chip, simple structures with all the pieces essential to testing new medications -- even custom cures for one specific person.

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modelH Update: Experience

modelH is a co-creation forum dedicated to building an open source business model canvas for the US healthcare system. Our recent project sprint on Experience led to some great takeaways about the importance of customer experience within healthcare business models. This update will bring you up to speed on what the modelH community has been doing for the past few weeks, which projects are now at play, and how you can get involved.

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modelH update: Customer Relationships

We just wrapped up our 9th business building block sprint on Customer Relationships. In summary, the sprint for Project 1.9 completed 3 objectives: What questions to ask about Customer Relationships on the modelH canvas; Defining how to build Customer Relationships for healthcare companies; and a look at how to measure Customer Relationships for healthcare companies. To see the results, continue....

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modelH update: Channels

modelH is a co-creation forum dedicated to building an open source business model canvas for the US healthcare system. Our recent project sprint on Channels defined questions to ask when developing the canvas, and explored how to treat the development and organization of Channels that help our Customer Segments find our Value Proposition. This update will bring you up to speed on the best approaches for developing Channels within your business model, what we are teeing up next, and how you can get involved.

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modelH update: Key Influencers

modelH is a co-creation forum dedicated to building an open source business model canvas for the US healthcare system. Our recent project sprint completed two key objectives for Healthcare Key Influencers. This update will bring you up to speed on the recent activities with which the modelH community has been engaged, what we'll be addressing in the next project sprint on modelH, and how you can get involved.

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