Is It Innovation?
What is innovation?
Innovation "an idea that addresses an unmet need & in health and social care can be:
- A new process or pathway
- A new medical technology or device
- Software & apps
Types of innovation
Disruptive "the market is there, but your innovation serves it in a new way."
Radical "the need is there, but currently no product meets the need."
Repurposing "your innovation uses existing technology applied in a new way."
If your innovation addresses an unmet need & aligns with one of the following clinical strategic objectives:
- Urgent & Emergency Care
- Planned Care
- Diagnostics & Planning
- National Spinal Injuries Centre & Rehab
- Integrated Community Services