Primary Research Foci
Primary environmental feature: Activity Stations
Primary anticipated outcome: The higher the rate of residents’ engagement, the better overall quality of life our residents will experience
Other Anticipated Outcomes
Basic Before/After Comparisons
#1 - What is the quantity and range of residents’ activities and engagement in the old and new campus?
#2 - What are the patterns of use of the various “activity stations” on campus?
#3 - What is staff, residents and families/visitors’ level of satisfaction with the campus activities and related environments?
Other Features Considered For Study
Indentify methods for conducting the study
Determine the types of data to be collected
Define the tools to be used
Create an analysis plan
Produce a timeline for conduction the study
Identify composition of the research team
Develop a budget for the study
Features Considered For Study
Healing environment that is nurturing, therapeutic, and reduces stress
Time and Motion Methodologies
Interview and/or Surveys
Environmental Assessments (POEs)
Qualitative Ethnographic Methodologies