NURS 6052 WK 8 DISUCSSION
Planning for Data Collection .
For this Discussion, you generate questions and an overall plan for data collection that would be appropriate for a patient satisfaction survey in relation to the above scenario.
- Consider the guidelines for generating questions presented in this week’s Learning Resources.
- Review the scenario and formulate at least five questions that you could use to evaluate patient satisfaction.
- Reflect on the different methods or instruments that can be used for gathering data described in Chapter 13 and Chapter 22 of the course text. Which methods or instruments would work well for the scenario?
- Determine an appropriate sample size for the scenario.
Post on or before 1 PAGE with citation and references: the questions that you created for gathering information about patient satisfaction based on the above scenario. Explain which method or instrument you would use to gather data. Describe the sample size appropriate for the population and how you would select participants. Provide a rationale for your choices, and explain how you can ensure high standard of reliability and validity
Polit, D. F., & Beck, C. T. (2012). Nursing research: Generating and assessing evidence for nursing practice (Laureate Education, Inc., custom ed.).Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Chapter 13, “Data Collection in Quantitative Research”
Chapter 22, “Data Collection in Qualitative Research”
Keough, V. A., & Tanabe, P. (2011). Survey research: An effective design for conducting nursing research. Journal of Nursing Regulation, 1(4), 37–44. Retrieved from the Walden Library databases.