Judgment Sampling: A Health Care Improvement Perspective

@article{Perla2012JudgmentSA,
  title={Judgment Sampling: A Health Care Improvement Perspective},
  author={R. Perla and L. Provost},
  journal={Quality Management in Health Care},
  year={2012},
  volume={21},
  pages={169–175}
}
  • R. Perla, L. Provost
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Quality Management in Health Care
  • Sampling plays a major role in quality improvement work. Random sampling (assumed by most traditional statistical methods) is the exception in improvement situations. In most cases, some type of “judgment sample” is used to collect data from a system. Unfortunately, judgment sampling is not well understood. Judgment sampling relies upon those with process and subject matter knowledge to select useful samples for learning about process performance and the impact of changes over time. It many… CONTINUE READING
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