Implementation Science: What is it?

What are the foundations for considering implementation as a science?  Prediction (if…then) is the heart of science and theory is the source of predictions that advance science.  Active Implementation theory predicts if fidelity is achieved then outcomes will improve.  A summary of the evidence is presented in this paper.

Fixsen, D. L., Van Dyke, M., & Blase, K. A. (2018). Implementation science: What is it? Is it worth it? Retrieved from Chapel Hill, NC: Active Implementation Research Network:

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