Innovazione ed efficacia: il coinvolgimento del sociologo in una Divisione di Medicina Interna - Sociologists’ work in hospitals has some deep historical roots, as it is shown by the studies of Goffman, Garfinkel or Strauss. This article points out that the involvement and the capability of health sociologists may result in good ouputs in a division of internal medicine. The sociologist in health setting is needed for civic empowerment, proposals and promotion. Moreover, the medical sociologist creates connections between different resources for individual or collective projects, as also for preventive or innovative undertakings.
Keywords: innovation, effectivness, sociologist of health, empowerment, prevention, hospital.
Parole chiave: innovazione, efficacia, sociologo della salute, responsabilità, prevenzione, ospedale.