Vicky Wheeler, Senior Research Analyst

Expertise

  • Child and family services: child welfare, child care, developmental disabilities
  • Technical assistance and training
  • Data collection and analysis for health and social policy
  • Performance measurement
  • Risk assessment
  • Project coordination

Experience

Senior Research Analyst, Mission Analytics Group (2010-present)

Senior Research Analyst, The SPHERE Institute (2008-2010)

Executive Administrator, The SPHERE Institute (2004-2008)

Executive Administrator, Acumen, LLC (2004-2008)

Administrative Assistant, San Mateo County Human Services Agency, Research and Development (2001-2004)

Education

B.S., Arizona State University

Selected Publications

 “Understanding Client-Level XML Import Rules for Merging Records,” (with Elizabeth Coombs), RSR in Focus Newsletter to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, March 2010.  https://careacttarget.org/content/rsr-focus-understanding-client-level-xml-import-rules-merging-records

“Understanding Client-Level XML Import Rules for Merging Records,” (with Elizabeth Coombs), ADR in Focus Newsletter to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, March 2013.  https://careacttarget.org/library/adr-focus-understanding-client-level-xml-import-rules-merging-records

 “Data Validations for Client-Level Data,” (with Elizabeth Coombs), RSR in Focus Newsletter to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, August 2012.  https://careacttarget.org/library/rsr-focus-data-validations-client-level-data

 “eUI and You,” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain, Elizabeth Coombs and Mason Smith), Video to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, October 2011.  https://careacttarget.org/library/euci-and-you

“The RSR from 30,000 Feet: A Great Place to Start!” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain, Elizabeth Coombs and Jeffrey Tran), Video to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, October 2011.  https://careacttarget.org/library/rsr-30000-feet-great-place-start

“Grantee-Provider Relationships and RSR Reporting,” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain, Elizabeth Coombs and Jeffrey Tran), Video to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, November 2011.  https://careacttarget.org/library/who-reports-what-rsr-overview-grantee-provider-relationships

“How to Support Providers with the RSR,” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain, Elizabeth Coombs and Jeffrey Tran), Video to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, January 2012.

“How Can I Use My Completeness Report to Improve Data Quality,” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain, Elizabeth Coombs and Jeffrey Tran), Video to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, January 2012.  https://careacttarget.org/library/how-can-i-use-my-completeness-report-improve-data-quality

“Data Quality: Why it Matters,” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain, Elizabeth Coombs and Jeffrey Tran), Video to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, January 2012.  https://careacttarget.org/library/data-quality-why-it-matters

“Choosing a Software System to Create the Client-Level XML File,” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain, Elizabeth Coombs and Jeffrey Tran), Video to the HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, January 2012. https://careacttarget.org/library/choosing-software-system-create-rsr-client-level-xml-file

“The Medi-Cal Chronic Conditions and Medications Use Report (also known as the Polypharmacy Report): How to Use It,” Video to the Department of Developmental Services, August 2013.