Process-driven Innovation: An Analysis of Digital Health Technologies

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Title: Process-driven Innovation: An Analysis of Digital Health Technologies
Authors: Behne, Alina
Thesis advisor: Prof. Dr. Frank Teuteberg
Thesis referee: Prof. Dr. Bodo Rieger
Abstract: Healthcare is facing a major transformation driven by digitalization and the shift of responsibility to the individual patient level. Digital health enables significant improvements in terms of efficiency, effectiveness and quality of healthcare. This dissertation provides a framework, which underlines the relevance of combining innovation and process management in the healthcare system. The current and future state of research and practice of promising technologies, their benefits and their challenges were elaborated. Moreover, approaches for integrating suitable and emerging digital health technologies in existing healthcare infrastructure were investigated, in particular the motivation and acceptance of different stakeholders and users. The dissertation contributes recommendations for science, government, and healthcare actors by elaborating the concept of patient-centricity and process improvement.
Subject Keywords: Process Management; Innovation; Digital Health; Technology Integration; Healthcare
Issue Date: 31-Jan-2022
License name: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Germany
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Type of publication: Dissertation oder Habilitation [doctoralThesis]
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