Monthly Archives: August 2014

Every minute is precious! (IWG 5 – Strengthening Service Delivery Infrastructure)

The Bihar Innovation Lab is an attempt at bridging the gradually increasing gaps in public healthcare. A joint alliance anchored by the State Government of Bihar, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Center for Knowledge Societies. This collaboration has fruitfully … Continue reading

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IWG 1: Moving from Cookie Cutter Care to Patient-Tailored Care.

This Innovation Working Group focused on innovating and ideating around the system challenge of cookie cutter care and counselling. It explored the creation of tools and protocols to ease and automate the provision of differential care, even at scale. 

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Is an Integrated Approach Beneficial?

Is it possible to have meaningful collisions between those of different disciplines that result in achieving the common goal? The panel that takes place at Health Public is composed of Neelima Grover, Ishaprasad Bhagwat, Shankar Narayanan and Daniel Radcliffe, who all … Continue reading

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Musings from the inside – 24 hours from Health Public

We are 48 hours away from an event that might yet come to define the future of the Bihar Innovation Lab. The team is nervous and there is a lot of nervous energy in the room. However, there is a … Continue reading

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The Director and the Chair – On Health Public

Not too long ago Chair person Dr.Aditya Dev Sood, and Bihar Innovation Lab Director *insert appropriate title here* Divya Datta, got together to write a piece on Health Public – in the form of a blog post. The Impatient Optimists … Continue reading

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Musings from the inside – 24 hours from Health Public

We are 48 hours away from an event that might yet come to define the future of the Bihar Innovation Lab. The team is nervous and there is a lot of nervous energy in the room. However, there is a … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek – Design Concepts from the Lab Team

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Designing a Self Aware Public Health Delivery System for Bihar

A couple of days back I wrote on the design of public decision making. This piece is an extension to that: a more focused reflection on the health service delivery system of Bihar and some design deliberations on how evidence based decision … Continue reading

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The One percent – from the desk of Jessica Seddon (the panel for An Emerging Health Innovation Ecosystem)

The 1%  “Genius is 1% inspiration, 99% perspiration.”  – Thomas Edison. The old adage is usually used to remind the eager that it’s a long road from idea to implementation. True, but it’s a long and somewhat ineffective road without … Continue reading

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Something to bring you up to speed – Health Public

As those of you who have been following this blog know, we’re now just about 4 days way from our special edition of the Design Public conclave, Health Public. (For those of you who have not been following the blog, … Continue reading

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