Steve Tyink

Does your hospital make you sick?

Posted on Mar 1, 2011

A couple weeks ago I had to stop by my local hospital for a routine checkup. As I entered the facility, my first impression was less than favorable. In front of me was a line of people, many whom were extremely sick. Coughing, wheezing, sniffling […]

Steve Tyink

Be Interesting or Be Invisible

Posted on Nov 30, 2010

  Think about it: how many of your last 10 encounters with any organization stand out as memorable? If you’re like most, the answer might be one, if that. Unremarkable experiences are part of a wide-spread ‘sea of sameness.’ They are vanilla, average, status-quo, just […]

Steve Tyink

Healthcare Innovation: Rethinking Hospital Gowns

Posted on Sep 14, 2010

We love new thinking in healthcare – especially regarding ways to better connect with patients and families, as well as ways to reduce the issues and challenges associated with healing. Imagine if we could offer decreases in healing time and reductions in anxiety and stress […]