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LONG-TERM CARE AND AGING STATISTICAL INFOR. SYSTEM

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
11040
Program Year/Program:
1989 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
11040
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Levine Associates Inc
11426 Rockville Pike #401 Rockville, MD 20852
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Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1989
Title: LONG-TERM CARE AND AGING STATISTICAL INFOR. SYSTEM
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,271.00
 

Abstract:

THIS FEASIBILITY STUDY WILL DESIGN THE DATABASE AND INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM FOR AND TEST A SYSTEM MOCK-UP OF A MICROCOMPUTER-BASED STATISTICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM ON LONG-TERM CARE AND AGING. THE PROJECT WILL ALSO CREATE A SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT PLAN AND TIME SCHEDULE AND, USING POTENTIAL USER SURVEY INFORMATION, FOCUS GROUP FINDINGS, AND THE MOCK-UP SYSTEM TEST FINDINGS AS WELL AS RELATED INFORMATION, ASSESS THE TECHNICAL AND COMMERCIAL FEASIBILITYOF THIS INFORMATION SYSTEM. THE PLANNED SYSTEM WILL INCLUDE DEMOGRAPHIC AND MEDICAL DATAFOR THE NATION AND THE STATES, POPULATION-BASED PROJECTIONS AND FORECASTS, AND SIMILAR INFORMATION PERTINENT TO ANALYSISAND PLANNING VIS-A-VIS THE AGING AND THEIR LONG-TERM CARE USES AND NEEDS. THE SYSTEM WILL ALSO CONTAIN DATA SOURCE BIBLIOGRAPHIC MATERIALS. OVERALL, IT WILL BUILD ON RECENT WORK IN DEVELOPING A PUBLISHED FACTBOOK ON LONG-TERM CARE AND AGING AND ON LEVINEASSOCIATES, INC.'S, EXPERTISE IN THE SUBJECT MATTER AND IN MICROCOMPUTER DATABASE MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES. THE MAJOR ISSUES IN PHASE I ARE: (1) DATABASE CONTENT AND STRUCTURE DESIGN, (2) DEVELOPMENT AND TESTING OF METHODS FOR CREATING THE DATABASE, (3) DESIGN AND FIELD TESTING OF A SYSTEM MOCK-UP, (4) DISTRIBUTION AND SUPPLEMENTARY PRODUCT DESIGN, (5) MARKET ANALYSIS, (6) DEVELOPMENTAL PLANNING, AND (7) FEASIBILITY ASSESSMENT.

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Small Business Information at Submission:

Levine Associates Inc
11426 Rockville Pike #401 Rockville, MD 20852

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No