The Spread module of the CUSP Toolkit helps an organization share, tailor, and implement the components of a process that have worked well at the unit level. The other CUSP Toolkit modules focus on quality improvement projects at the unit level, where culture is local. This module explores how to take the work from the unit level to the organization level.

This module includes—

Facilitator Notes [ Microsoft Word file - 1.58 MB] (Accessible Version)

Presentation Slides [ Microsoft PowerPoint file - 4.25 MB] (Accessible Version)

Video Segments

Spread [11 min., 55 sec.]

Factors That Affect Spread [6 min., 8 sec.]
Work With the Next Unit [2 min., 45 sec.]
Account for Variability [1 min., 53 sec.]

ZIP files

Page last reviewed July 2018
Page originally created January 2013
Internet Citation: Spread. Content last reviewed July 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. https://www.ahrq.gov/hai/cusp/modules/spread/index.html