Data Needs Assessment Data Jam
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recurring data can be a one time need if you can not reproduce it
administrative vs. research data
administrative vs. research in terms of cost/benefits for recurring internally produced (administrative can be more sustainable), but you can overwhelm an administrative process.
survey's are not easy
Once we find this number how do we make it repeatable?
You are not expected to be an expert in the subject matter; so do not feel bad about finding background information. Wikipedia/google may not be the best sources for reputable information, but they can point you on the right track.
Some information may not exist. What other information can we use?
Is there a way the organization can figure this out w/ their population - perhaps different populations (intake/after)