Will It Work Here? A Decisionmaker's Guide to Adopting Innovations

The Guide helps users determine if an innovation would be a good fit—or an appropriate stretch—for their health care organization by asking a series of questions. It links users to actionable Web-based tools and presents case studies that illustrate how other organizations have addressed these questions. Users will be able to answer the four overarching questions the Guide poses:

  • Does this innovation fit?
  • Should we do it here?
  • Can we do it here?
  • How can we do it here?

Commentary on the Guide:
New Guide Charts Course for Navigating Challenges of Innovation Adoption

Podcast about the Guide:
Health Care Innovations: A New Guide for Decision Makers

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About the Guide

Acknowledgements

Date Last Updated: 
Thursday, March 13, 2008

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