Format: PresentationsIntegrating Qualitative Data Analysis Into Your Continuous Improvement Efforts
When used together, qualitative and quantitative data provide strong evidence for change and can better inform continuous improvement efforts. This workshop focused on ways to conduct meaningful qualitative analysis and use it effectively with quantitative analysis. Participants had the opportunity to learn more about specific approaches to qualitative analysis and how to apply those approaches to an example dataset. Presenters then asked participants to think critically about how to use both qualitative and quantitative analysis to interpret and effectively present data.
Format: PresentationsThe Interplay of Qualitative and Quantitative Data
This session provided a brief overview of various types of qualitative data collection methods. Presenters provided examples of different ways states can present qualitative data. They also discussed basic strategies for using qualitative and quantitative data together to support continuous improvement and evaluation efforts in states.