Specifications include, but are not limited to: Utilize a Computer-Assisted Telephone Interviewing (CATI) system:
Program questions and response categories in a CATI system no less than ten (10) business days before the start of the BRFSS survey year.
The Department will provide BRFSS Part A and B Survey questions to the awarded Bidder.
Assume responsibility for the operation and maintenance of the proposed CATI software system and fully implement use of the CATI software system for conducting BRFSS surveys.
Ensure the CATI software system includes a consistency check between the town and county given by Respondent.
Town names and corresponding Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) codes will be supplied by the Department.
If there is a discrepancy between the town and county, make all attempts to resolve the discrepancy with the Respondent.
Assure safe keeping and security of all components of the CATI software system and maintain confidentiality of all BRFSS Part A and Part B Survey data.
Maintain backup for BRFSS Part A and B Survey data collected.