What could The Ottawa Hospital learn from Israel?

Canada and Israel stand more than 8,000 kilometers apart, but when it comes to health care, their approaches are about to move a lot closer together.

The Ottawa Hospital joined Israel’s Sheba Medical Center to become one of only two hospitals in the world considered an “ARC,” a model that aims to accelerate efforts to redesign health care through collaboration.

The ARC model is unique in its ‘open innovation’ philosophy, which recognizes that health-care challenges cannot be solved unless experts from outside the system – including patients and industry – participate in the process.

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