Disruptive Innovation in Healthcare

Many of you have probably heard of Clayton Christensen, author of The Innovator’s Dilemma and a number of other outstanding books on technology innovation  and disruptive business models.  It’s one of the best business books I’ve read because it insightfully explores a business theory rather than throwing out a bunch of personal stories that are supposed to coalesce into a whole.

Christensen also wrote a book called The Innovator’s Prescription, applying the framework of disruptive innovation to the healthcare system.  MIT World has an good presentation video where Christensen walks through many of the ideas in the book.  It’s definitely worth watching for anyone involved in the healthcare system. Continue reading Disruptive Innovation in Healthcare