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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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This note was uploaded on 04/23/2009 for the course NFS 395 taught by Professor Sebelia during the Spring '09 term at Rhode Island.
- Spring '09