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Community Data Sharing White Paper

Key Considerations

Community Data Sharing Key Considerations

Customer Perspective

Community Data Sharing Customer Perspective

We thought it might help to provide an overview on data available in COMET.

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This past Saturday I had the opportunity to be part of the Glasses for Kids Program offered by the Flaum Eye Institute and work with them on a trial phase use of the COMET database. I went into the morning not knowing what to expect; my only understanding of the program was the notes that I had taken at our monthly meetings and the setup that we'd done internally for their database. I must say, I was completely blown away! The program was a well-oiled machine, from the in-take services to the vision screening, ultimately resulting in children being fitted for their own pair of glasses. 

Case Study - CIDS & Chemung County - Partnering with the County to Improve Outcomes
Partnering with the County to Improve Outcomes

The mission of Comprehensive Interdisciplinary Developmental Services (CIDS) is to enable each child to reach his/her developmental potential in th

COMET began in 2008 as a way for Children’s Institute to support their work in schools.

Here at COMET we’re lucky to have a not-for-profit partner who understands all the ins and outs of program evaluation. Children’s Institute (CI) evaluates their own programs regularly to make sure they’re effective and keeping up with best practices. They also work with many organizations in the Rochester community as an independent evaluator for their programs. Many of those organizations are also COMET customers, utilizing our system to collect the data used in their evaluations.

As a new year approaches, it's a good time to reflect and plan. We asked COMET staff what they hope to accomplish in 2018. We asked for big, lofty goals, or small things like 'keep my email inbox organized'. Here's what they said:

Overview & Key Concepts

Community Data Sharing Principles & Considerations

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