Value co-creation in healthcare through positive deviance

Cole Anthony Zanetti*, Natalie Taylor

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Purpose To explore how converging fields of co-creation and positive deviance may increase value in healthcare. Methods Informed by research in positive deviance, patient engagement, value co-creation, and quality improvement, we propose a positive deviance approach to co-creation of health. Results Co-creation has shown to improve health outcomes with regard to multiple health conditions. Positive deviance has also shown to improve outcomes in multiple healthcare and patient community environments. Conclusion A positive deviance co-creation framework may aid in achieving improved outcomes for patients, care teams and their respective healthcare organizations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)277-281
Number of pages5
JournalHealthcare
Volume4
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2016

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