Unformatted text preview: innovation diffusion is a process that occurs over time through five stages: Knowledge, Persuasion, Decision, Implementation and Confirmation. In the medical field, we have been trying to change the pace at which new ideas about health care spread through the system. These changes can easily have major impacts on cost, quality, and patient satisfaction. Around the world, scientists, academics, and governmental and nongovernmental agencies work to create new ways to provide better care, find cures, and improve health....
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- Spring '09
- Diffusion of innovations, Sarah Ohlinger Dr., Innovation in Health Care Diffusion, Health Care Diffusion