Handout 14: Improvement Cycles

Resource Type: Handouts
Author: SISEP
Date: January, 2015

Implementation Teams employ improvement cycles in order to intentionally identify problems and solutions. As a result, practices are improved and hospitable environments are developed to support more effective and efficient ways of work. Underlying the different types of improvement cycles described in this active implementation framework is the Plan, Do, Study, Act Cycle or PDSA Cycle (Deming, 1986).