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Spotlight on Women's Health

Integrating Patient or Provider Experience into Organizational Initiatives: An Introduction to Q-methodology


by Melissa Naiman, PhD, EMT-B, PMP
Seminar date: 11/12/2013

Description: Q-methodology is uniquely designed to explore the interplay between individual perceptions and organizational behavior. Part 1 of the presentation will include an introduction to Q-methodology’s philosophy, methods, and design considerations. Part 2 will illustrate applications of Q-methodology in health technology adoption and quality improvement in women’s health within the VA system. This talk is relevant to anyone seeking methods to integrate opinion data into clinical or business decisions; basic statistical knowledge is helpful, but not required.

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