Annie Valdes presented at the January 8, 2015 evolve session on Design Thinking. Health care providers can use principles of design thinking to develop innovative solutions to obstacles they encounter in everyday practice.
The Stanford Virtual Crash Course on Design Thinking is an online version of one of the most frequently sought after learning tools from the Stanford d-school. Using the video, handouts, and facilitation tips below, the course will take you step by step through the process of hosting or participating in a 90 minute design challenge.
Included below is a selected set of examples where design thinking has been applied in the healthcare setting.
- Venice Family Clinic, Community Health Center: http://www.forbes.com/sites/henrydoss/2014/05/23/design-thinking-in-healthcare-one-step-at-a-time/
- Mayo Clinic: http://www.mayo.edu/center-for-innovation/what-we-do/design-thinking
- Kaiser Permanente: http://www.sambasta.com/post/290222115/kaiser-permanente-design-thinking-healthcare
- TEDMED Talk by Tim Brown, “What happens with a design thinking approach to healthcare?” http://www.tedmed.com/talks/show?id=7134
- The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, IDEA Studio for Health Care and Design: http://ideastudio.osu.edu/innovation-and-commercialization/events/big-ideas-for-health/