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authors.
•Compare and contrast how your topic relates to each of those frameworks used.
•Based on your analysis, which framework best applies to your topic? Note that you may find that none of the frameworks seem to really fit your topic. This is a normal part of the writing process. If you find this is the case, please explain how the frameworks in your sources do not fit your topic. This should help illuminate where you should search in the literature to find a framework that applies to your study, which you can then discuss here.
•Justify why this conceptual/theoretical framework applies to your topic area and literature search. Also ensure your chosen framework reflects your degree type.
•Discuss how the framework interweaves into your literature review.

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I need help , can you start me off with this article, how do I know what is the conceptual frame work in this article. My topic or where my focus is : HCAHPS , patient satisfaction and the financial reimbursement on hospitals. My framework is conceptual , I just confused. Can you give me an example with this article?

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A background summary on the conceptual framwork in reseach has been provided along with referencs for your futhe reading.
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Conceptual Framework solution: HCAHPS, patient satisfaction and the financial reimbursement on hospitals.

Background

Conceptual Framework
A conceptual framework refers to the system that comprises concepts, assumptions, expectations, beliefs, and theories that supports and informs your research (Miles & Huberman, 1994; Robson, 2011)
Miles and Huberman (1994) have defined a conceptual framework as a visual or written product, one that "explains, either graphically or in narrative form, the main things to be studied—the key factors, concepts, or variables—and the presumed relationships among
them"

Conceptual framework also referred to as a theoretical framework describes a situation of interest that exists (which is a problem and is poorly understood) that you want to study as to why it exists ...

Solution Summary

A Conceptual Framework can be used to guide the direction of a research question.
This solution provides a framework that related HCAHPS measures of patient satisfaction with hospital reimbursement by healthcare purchasers. This solution provides a guide on the development of a conceptual framwork with respect to the chosen area of focus.An attachment has been included to give a visual mapping of the variables involved and references have been provided for further reading.

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