Qualitative analysis is used to empower front line staff, or, when you want to give the respondents a voice. Comment, text only, questions are categorized based on the subject and context of the comments, then categories are assigned a code that is used to compare a finite number of groups. Due to the indefinite nature of qualitative research, HCE deploys great efforts to capture the story that holds true to the respondent’s intention.
Steps to complete:
- Thematic Analysis
- Validation using Interrater Reliability
- Action Research / Participatory Action Research
- Thematic Analysis of Action Plans for Change
- Report Writing