A compelling case can be made that healthcare will experience substantial disruptive innovation over the next few years. At Do Tank, we are Business Designers at heart and we are proud to be working to develop, support and foster healthcare innovations globally. Doing what’s right is in our DNA and our Innovation Hub is designed to facilitate the spread of this innovation by promoting and joining the dots of successful and tangible projects in the health care space.
We believe the best way to spread innovation in the healthcare space is to first talk about it, then do something with it! Hence we are called Do Tank.
Innovation of the Month
Emergency Department Recidivism & Unnecessary Hospital Admission & Readmission
From the Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in partnership with the Illinois Health and Hospital Association. The aim of this Implementation Playbook is to spread this innovation that tackles ED Recidivism & Unnecessary Hospital Admission & Readmission to hospitals across this state, region and beyond.
Learning from COVID-19: A Design Process for Healthcare Team Improvement
A design thinking process to help hospitals learn & improve from its COVID-19 response
Do Tank has created a process for understanding what has happened, identifying best practices that emerged, innovating around areas for improvement, and gameplanning how to achieve change. These tools and processes are rooted in Design Thinking and will be a great addition to the kit of anyone involved in emergency preparedness and performance improvement. They can supplement any current hotwash/after action review/debrief methodologies. In this session, we will,
Healthy Communities Strategy Canvases
This set of five tools will help you organize your thinking, align your team, and design powerful strategies for improving health in your community. In the course of completing this design journey, you will explore the challenges that face community members, the broader context in which everyone is living, the vision that will guide your work, the resources that will be required, and the critical action steps necessary to advance.