In this lesson, you'll learn about five characteristics of innovations that spread as identified by sociologist Everett Rogers. Based on these traits, we'll provide you with a tool, the New Idea Scorecard, to assess your idea for a change. Finally, we'll provide you with a roadmap for spreading a change, which we call IHI's Framework for Spread.
Estimated Time of Completion: 25 minutes
After completing this lesson, you will be able to:
1. List sociologist Everett Rogers’ five attributes of innovations that spread.
2. Use the New Idea Scorecard to assess an innovation concept.
3. Explain the components of IHI’s Framework for Spread.
You must be a registered IHI.org user
to take this lesson.
You must achieve a minimum score of
% to successfully complete this lesson.