HVA demonstrates Subjectivity by sharing management with affiliates*

                                                                                                                                                                                                               Management Resources for VA Clinics

In addition to bias, using a third-party for research opens lines of communication and gathers more reliable feedback. If a patient survey is administered through the Patient Advocate, Clinic or other VA department Veterans are less likely to offer their honest feedback.
  • High Level of General Capability in Representing a Large Population
  • Little or No Observer Subjectivity
  • Convenient Data Gathering
  • Good Statistical Significance
  • Low Costs
  • Precise Results
  • Third Party Advocacy available

*Affiliates meet in private forums to discuss project related matters and to elect a member to a voting seat on the HVA Board of Directors.