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Blog post to AEA365, a blog sponsored by the American Evaluation Association (AEA) dedicated to highlighting Hot Tips, Cool Tricks, Rad Resources, and Lessons Learned for evaluators. The American Evaluation Association is an international professional association of evaluators devoted to the application and exploration of program evaluation, personnel evaluation, technology, and many other forms of evaluation. Evaluation involves assessing the strengths and weaknesses of programs, policies, personnel, products, and organizations to improve their effectiveness.
program evaluation, problem solving, quality improvement, 5 whys, root cause analysis
Aboagye, Ruth; Cherala, Sai; Senesac, Pam; and Johnston, Joan, "Quality Improvement (QI) in Evaluation: Ask Why Again and Again and Again" (2016). Center for Health Policy and Research (CHPR) Publications. 197.