Quick Definitions and Descriptions for Data-related Terms and Concepts Used by RWHAP Planning Bodies

Quick Definitions and Descriptions for Data-related Terms and Concepts Used by RWHAP Planning Bodies

February 2018
EGM Consulting LLC

Compendium of Materials for Planning Council Support Staff

Document provides definitions for data-related words or concepts commonly used by planning bodies during the Needs Assessment process. Terms are described for the following topics: understanding epidemiological data and needs assessment components, terms related to unmet need, description of the types of data collected in a needs assessment, terms used when analyzing needs assessment data, and concepts related to evaluating and interpreting data.