Opening Up Sao Paulo’s Health System
The Nesta website reported that challenge prizes are just one example of initiatives to spur ‘open innovation’. Initially made famous by Henry Chesbrough, the concept of open innovation implies looking beyond traditional boundaries to find and implement new ideas from a much bigger community. While Chesbrough’s focus was on businesses, there is strong interest around the world in using new, more open methods to generate different kinds of solutions for public and social challenges. So how can these ideas be applied to healthcare systems?
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