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Answer to Business question: Research Methods

Provide a critique of the following questionnaire. Be sure to address how the information might be used, is it useful, or could the information be obtained through another source?

Questionnaire
INSTRUCTIONS: This questionnaire should be answered by a person involved in the decision process of choosing a nursing home for the person being admitted. It should only take a few minutes to mark. Please be as truthful as possible. DO NOT put any names or personal information on this questionnaire. Your answers will remain totally confidential.

CIRCLE YOUR BEST ANSWER

Did the physician of the patient entering the nursing home make a recommendation about which nursing home would be best for the patient?

YES NO I DON'T REMEMBER

Did a nurse or discharge planner from the hospital make a recommendation about which nursing home would be best for the patient?

YES NO I DON'T REMEMBER

Did the nursing home location influence you in the nursing home decision?

YES NO I DON'T REMEMBER

Please circle which was most influential in choosing a nursing home

PHYSICIAN
NURSING HOME COMPARE WEBSITE
NURSE or DISCHARGE PLANNER
LOCATION OF THE NURSING HOME
OTHER

Please circle which was the second most influential in choosing a nursing home
PHYSICIAN
NURSING HOME COMPARE WEBSITE
NURSE or DISCHARGE PLANNER
LOCATION OF THE NURSING HOME
OTHER
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The response addresses the queries posted in 475 words with references.

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The response addresses the queries posted in 475 words with references.

//The following paper is based on providing a critique of the given questionnaire related to selection of nursing home for the patients. This critique will be helpful in elaborating both positive and negative side of the questionnaire. This critique will also address whether the information can be used, is it useful, or whether the information can be obtained through another source.//

In completing this research, questionnaire method is opted in order to get some quantitative data about the research topic-selecting a nursing home for the people being admitted. This information get by this questionnaire can be useful and might be used in some instances. This questionnaire might be found fruitful in getting information ...

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The solution analyzes research methods and a critique of a questionnaire in a hospital. The response addresses the queries posted in 475 words with references.

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