Improving Innovation Consumption

Health systems need to embrace digital health technologies, but with over 300,000 health and wellness apps on the market, the process of assessing and selecting best-fit solutions quickly becomes challenging and time consuming. Without a robust process and clear connection to strategy, innovation programs can devote excessive resources to the selection process, only to find little meaningful benefit to the overall organization. This report examines how to use external innovation programs to support corporate strategy and best practices for finding, sourcing, and selecting digital health solutions for healthcare organizations.