Tag Archives: innovation

Photo Friday: Change Reality, Talk about Magic, Learn Javascript. MakerDocs DC



This week’s photograph is of an almost electric (see the full set of photos below) ignite talk given by Kevin Maloy, MD (@maloykr) , Emergency Room physician and innovator at Medstar Institute for Innovation (@MI2Innovation), where he shows an audience how a simple web page, like, say the one for the Center for Total Health » » » » on to the full article

Building Healthy Places workshop: Urban Land Institute



View ‘Urban Land Institute Building Healthy Places Initiative 42471′ on Flickr.com I don’t understand the language of real estate developers, which puts me at a little unease in a room full of them. I learned that they don’t understand the language of doctors, either, which counterbalances that. And we all agree that health is incredibly » » » » on to the full article

ILN14 Day 3 – This is the Military Health System: 20-20-20, 3-3-3



Lt. Gen Douglas J Robb, Director Defense Health Agency , “This is Why” View on Flickr.com We closed out the Innovation Learning Network (@HealthcareILN) in person meeting with our host Military Health System (@healthdotmil) at the iconic National Defense University (@NDU_EDU) at Ft. McNair in Washington, DC (of course). As you can see from the » » » » on to the full article

Kaiser Permanente’s Fake Hospital | Acumen | OZY



Kaisers Fake Hospital | Acumen | OZY. Well, I wouldn’t call it “Fake” as much as “simulated”. Our awesome sibling innovation center, the Garfield Innovation Center (@KPGarfield) is featured in the video piece below, featuring innovationero Sean Chai, who’s also on faculty at the Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth) in Washington, DC (naturally). Similar Posts: » » » » on to the full article

Photo Friday: Faces of Innovation



Left to right: Lesley Levine, MD, John Mattison, MD, Ted Eytan, MD, Tad Funahashi, MD, Kaiser PermanenteView Faces of Innovation 39947 on Flickr.com I took these photographs, except for the one above (I know a better camera when I see it) at Kaiser Permanente’s annual Innovation Retreat hosted by our Executive Vice President and Chief » » » » on to the full article

15th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community – Got what I wanted!



Team Kaiser Permanente #IHI15Summit View on Flickr.com Since any summit with 1200 attendees is going to have at least that many journeys, I can assess my own to say that it worked for me . I was able to participate in several high energy impactful gatherings, along with learning from several of the leaders in » » » » on to the full article

It’s Here! Innovation Learning Network Insights, Volume 8 (2014)



The annual Innovation learning Network (@HealthcareILN) insights issue is a great quick way to catch up with the thinking of the people powering the 30+ health systems and other organizations that are part of theInnovation Learning Network. I didn’t write a piece this year (Now Writing: Seven Visual Insights of Social Determinants and Behavior Change » » » » on to the full article