Implementing & Spreading the Changes


2. Implementing Improvements: Implementing & Spreading the Changes

What is it and how will it help?

After improvement ideas have been tested through PDSA (Plan, Do, Study, Act) cycles and the team is confident that they will lead to the desired outcome, it's time for implementation. Success requires careful planning.


Where can I find out more information?

Quality Improvement Primer: Implementing & Sustaining Change
Health Quality Ontario

This document outlines important considerations for engaging others, communicating, and managing changes. Use it along with the instruction sheet to ensure the best chances of success.

Communications Plan Instruction
Health Quality Ontario

An instruction sheet describing how to develop and use a communications plan.

Implementation Key Areas Template
Health Quality Ontario

A fillable PDF that will help formalize and document the resources and training required to carry out a implementation plan.