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Table 2 Methods of implementation that can be used with each scale-up phase

From: A framework for scaling up health interventions: lessons from large-scale improvement initiatives in Africa

Phase Setup Develop the scalable unit Test of scale-up Go to full scale
Methods • Model for Improvement
• Surveys
• Brainstorms
• Expert meetings
• Scans
• Site visits
• Interviews
• Model for Improvement
• Idealized design
• Collaborative learning (e.g., adaptation of Breakthrough Series [BTS] Collaboratives)
• Model for Improvement
• Deployment and refinement of change package
• Site redesign
• Collaborative learning
• Change agents
• Model for Improvement
• Extension agents
• Affinity groups
• BTS Collaboratives
• Wave sequence
• Campaigns
• Hybrid approaches