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Table 2 Overview of interventions

From: Scaling up population health interventions from decision to sustainability – a window of opportunity? A qualitative view from policy-makers

No Intervention type Setting Scale-up outcome and/or status Sustained
1 Lifestyle telephone counselling General population Scaled up Yes
2 Diabetes prevention Local health Not scaled up N/A
3 Childhood obesity programme Local health Currently in efficacy-testing stage N/A
4 Mass media campaign for healthy lifestyle General population Scaled up No
5 Culturally specific physical activity Local health Scaled up Yes
6 HIV prevention Local health Scaled up Outcome pending
7 Hepatitis C intervention Non-health setting Scaled up Yes
8 Screening for hepatitis C Non-health setting Currently in efficacy-testing stage N/A
9 Nutrition programme for pre-schoolers Non-health setting Adapted from original pilot and scaled up state-wide Yes
10 Sugar-sweetened beverage reduction in children Local health Currently in efficacy testing stage N/A
11 Childhood obesity prevention programme Multiple settings Scaled up Yes
12 Physical activity for children Local health Scaled up Yes
13 Early childhood and maternal services General population Scaled up and modified/adapted to merge with another at scale intervention Yes
14 Nutrition and physical activity programme for children Non-health setting Modified and adapted from an earlier pilot study and scaled up Yes
15 Falls prevention in community Local health Scaled up Yes
16 Workplace health promotion Non-health setting Scaled up Yes
17 Physical activity for adolescents Non-health setting Currently in effectiveness testing N/A
18 Hepatitis C screening and treatment Local health Scaled up Yes
19 HIV testing Local health Scaled up Yes
20 Alcohol policy in sports Non-health setting Scaled up No
21 Health promotion Multiple settings Scaled up No
22 Chronic disease prevention Multiple settings Scaled up Outcome pending
23 Workplace health promotion Non-health setting Scaled up Yes
24 Workplace health programme Non-health setting Scaled up Yes
25 Active transport Non-health setting Scaled up Information unavailable
26 Sun protection Non-health setting In process of scaling up N/A
27 Health promotion Non-health setting Not scaled up, replicated Information unavailable
28 Childhood nutrition Non-health setting In process of being delivered at scale N/A
29 Community nutrition Non-health setting Scaled up Yes
30 Health promotion Non-health setting Scaled up No
31 Sedentary behaviour Non-health setting Scaled up Outcome pending