A Disciplined Innovation Approach to Health Technology Solutions

Noel Carroll, Ita Richardson


Despite the potential of innovation-driven healthcare technology services to increase the quality, accessibility and quality of care, the realization and success of such promise has yet to be achieved. This prompted us to explore the barriers towards success for healthcare software companies and examine what frameworks are employed across industry to support their growth in the digital healthcare market. As part of a three-phase study, this article reports on the first phase – to synthesize the literature on the readiness factors for healthcare technology companies. The findings of this research will guide our second phase of this research in surveying industry healthcare software companies. In so doing, we can establish readiness factors for healthcare software companies with a view to offering a more structured and disciplined approach to healthcare innovation.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Carroll N. and Richardson I. (2017). A Disciplined Innovation Approach to Health Technology Solutions . In Proceedings of the 10th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - Volume 5: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2017) ISBN 978-989-758-213-4, pages 389-395. DOI: 10.5220/0006228703890395

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author={Noel Carroll and Ita Richardson},
title={A Disciplined Innovation Approach to Health Technology Solutions},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 10th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - Volume 5: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2017)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 10th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - Volume 5: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2017)
TI - A Disciplined Innovation Approach to Health Technology Solutions
SN - 978-989-758-213-4
AU - Carroll N.
AU - Richardson I.
PY - 2017
SP - 389
EP - 395
DO - 10.5220/0006228703890395