Table 1 Indicative sampling frame of technological innovation in healthcare and potential exemplar areas
InnovationExemplar area
TechnologicalRobotics
Artificial intelligence
3D printing
Cloud technology
Holographic images
SocialPatient facing digital technologies
Citizen-driven health
Diagnostics and procedures
Innovation in work practices and interdisciplinary working
OrganisationalWorkforce development
Process innovation: innovation in service delivery
Process innovation: innovation in business process management
National strategyIntegration of health and social care
Learning health systems
Public health: interdisciplinary skills, data analytics
Partnerships: healthcare, research, commercial
Big data: analytics, research, linked data, methods, tools and standards