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Evidence-based Practices (EBP) - Principle 7. Measure Relevant Processes & Practices

MACCAC Evidenced Based Practices Continuous Quality Improvement Plan (2011)

The Minnesota Association Community Corrections Act Counties (MACCAC) EBP Quality Improvement Work Group was established to assemble known elements of quality assurance into a format designed to promote agency alignment on a state-wide basis.

Risk Assessment Quality Improvement (RAQI) Checklist (2017)

The Risk Assessment Quality Improvement (RAQI) checklist helps identify potential problems with assessment tools quickly and efficiently.

Implementing Evidence-Based Practice in Community Corrections: Quality Assurance Manual

This manual provides a simple and straightforward approach to implementing evidence-based practice.

WSIPP’s Benefit-Cost Tool for States: Examining Policy Options in Sentencing and Corrections

The development and implementation of an analytical tool that helps states determine which evidence-based practices are most cost effective in preventing crime and lowering correctional costs.

The Role of Program Design, Implementation, and Evaluation in Evidence-Based “Real World” Community Supervision

The use of Strategy in Training Initiative in Community Supervision (STICS), a comprehensive model for community supervision, is discussed. 

APEX: Building the Model and Beginning the Journey

The APEX Initiative is an agency-driven systems approach to building capacity for higher organizational performance, best practices, data-driven decisionmaking using multiple self-assessment tools, and a Guidebook series with strategies, interventions, and pathways.

Is This a Good Quality Outcome Evaluation Report? A Guide for Practitioners

This guide is designed to introduce and explain the key concepts in outcome evaluation research in order to help practitioners distinguish between good and poor quality evaluation reports.

Performance Based Measurement System: What Really Counts in Corrections! [Satellite/Internet Broadcast held September 14, 2011]

This program provides information about the nationwide automated Performance-Based Measures System (PBMS). 

Measuring What Matters: Outcome and Performance Measures for the Pretrial Services Field

This monograph presents outcome and performance measures and mission-critical data that will help pretrial service agencies to be more effective.

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