Myths and Mechanisms of Scaling Innovations

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All too often impactful innovations in health and social care spread or scale very slowly, leaving the benefits – better health, longer lives, improved care – with the lucky few rather than with whole communities or populations.

Based on over five decades of research, this paper identifies the myths and explores the powerful mechanisms that show considerable promise in increasing the rate of scale and diffusion.

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MYTHS AND MECHANISMS a brief note on findings from research on scaling and diffusion

Author: David Albury

Publish date: September 2015