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Interview Guide Development: A 4-Stage “Funnel” Approach

In-depth interviewers and focus group moderators typically work from an outline of relevant topics and questions that guides them through the interview or discussion. The… 448 more words

Research Design & Methods

Endodonic Therapy

OK, that’s a mouthful. So what did the focus group come up with?

For years I’ve wondered why it hasn’t occurred to at least four out of five dentists… 31 more words

Digital Artwork

Some ways I'm earning extra income

I am actively working to earn extra money this year, especially since I’ll be moving in a few months. I’ll need to pay a bunch of things up front when I move, including a $400 pet deposit. 401 more words

Personal Finance

Qualities of an effective focus group facilitator


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Keep participants focused, engaged, attentive and interested
  • Monitor time and use limited time effectively
  • Use prompts and probes to stimulate discussion…
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Educational Reform

Elements of a quality focus group


  • The ideal size of a focus group is six to 12 individuals.
  • As a general rule, members of a focus group should be like-minded to encourage free exchange of ideas.
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Market Research Can Help Meet DSRIP Goals

The following blog post was written by Karen Joncas, a Healthcare Transformation Coordinator at RMS.

Across the country, health care and community resource providers have joined together to transform our health care delivery systems, reducing the upward cost curve of Medicaid spending while ensuring access to appropriate, quality care.  579 more words


Getting Settled into MAXQDA

Wanting to be efficient, mobile, and technology-friendly with the data analysis portion of the study, I’ve been spending some time working to get the data put together in a way that makes sense.   675 more words