Implementation Toolkit

Implementation of patient decision aids/decision support begins with

There are 5 Steps for implementing patient decision aids and decision support in health services. The following highlights the steps using a systems perspective and links to resources for each step. These steps are based on the Knowledge to Action Framework, Ottawa Model of Research Use, and several research studies.

Step 1: Identify the decision

Step 2: Find patient decision aids

Step 3: Identify barriers and explore ways to overcome them

Step 4.1: Implement decision aids and support

Step 4.2: Provide Training

Step 5: Monitor use and outcomes

Examples of additional resources

Archive of previous Implementation Toolkit - 2011 April

Last modified: 2014-08-21.