Innovation Week April 26-30, 2021

Innovation Week 2024

MUSC's annual Innovation Week is a five-day celebration geared towards empowering the MUSC Enterprise to imagine creative solutions for a variety of healthcare challenges. Featuring engaging programming within various tracks, the week highlights how MUSC is "Changing What's Possible" through innovation.

The sixth-annual Innovation Week will be held April 15 through 19, 2024 and will feature events across the enterprise. Interested parties looking to participate in next year's Innovation Week should contact the Office of Innovation at officeofinnovation@musc.edu. 

More details regarding content, tracks and showcases will be released soon.  

Idea Submission Process

Innovation Week ideas can be submitted into the Innovation Gateway.

All poster templates can be found for MUSC employees and Care Team Members here. Please use the one for your respective division.

For Health System Pillar goal takers in 2024, the Office of Innovation has pinpointed several opportunities for improvement within the five pillar goals. Submitters taking the Innovation pillar goal, are strongly encouraged to innovate solutions within the listed categories:

Innovation Week 2024 Health System Pillar Goal Categories

*If your pillar goal solution does not apply to the categories listed below, please submit under the "Other Innovative Solution" category*

Quality

  • Mobility
  • Transition of care/care coordination

Service

  • Waiting room management
  • Bedside shift report
  • Service recovery program

Growth

  • Inpatient surgical growth
  • Improving patient access
  • Improving keepage/leakage

Finance

  • Smart work
  • Faster cycling times for all processes

People

  • Reducing first-year turnover
  • Care Team Member wellness and burnout 

Deadlines

All Innovation Week 2024 submissions must be registered in the MUSC Innovation Gateway no later than December 1, 2023.