Payesh (Aug 2013)

Assessment of a health program implementation: proposing a culturaly adapted model

  • Farzaneh Maftoon,
  • Faranak Farzadi,
  • Afsoon Aeenparast

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 12, no. 4
pp. 335 – 343


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Objective (s): The aim of this project was to offer a culturally adapted model for implementing a health programs. Methods: First evidence collected from the literature. Then expert opinions were thought. Then data were synthesized to adapt a culturally tailored model for implementing a health program.Results: The analysis indicated that health service delivery systems should be evidence-based. On the other hand health care quality requires appropriate implementation method. Prioritizing, feasibility and the different outcomes must be defined in implementing plan. Also for wide spread of a new program, considering health policies, stakeholders roles, and existing resources should be considered.Conclusion: The findings suggest a six-step model for implementation of a health programs.