Against the odds: successfully scaling innovation in the nhs

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Innovation Unit and The Health Foundation have joined forces to call on system leaders and policymakers to do more to create the right conditions for innovations to scale in the NHS.

Their new report, ‘Against the Odds: Successfully scaling innovation in the NHS’, reveals new insights from research into ten case studies of innovations that have successfully spread in the NHS, highlighting why some innovations are not just scalable, but do actually succeed in scaling up.

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Against the odds report


Authors: David Albury – Innovation Unit, Tom Beresford – Innovation Unit, Sarah Dew – Innovation Unit, Katharine Langford – Innovation Unit, Tim Horton – The Health Foundation, John Illingworth – The Health Foundation

Publish date: 24 January 2018