A Boston-based Full-Service Web, Paper and Tablet Survey Design/Host/Data Collection/Analysis/Custom Software Company
New England Survey Systems
1415 Beacon Street Suite 119
Brookline MA 02446
Office: 617-738-1800
Fax: 617-738-1822


NESS partners with you as part of your Research Team

Understanding your research goals and process, NESS becomes an integral part of your research team. We contribute experience, expertise and flexibility to your survey design, planning, data collection and data analysis process. We provide high quality data. We are flexible, cost effective and responsive to your needs. At reasonable cost, NESS gives peace of mind and provides results.

New England Survey Systems
Data Coordinating Center

The NESS Data Coordinating Center (DCC) is a full service research and resource support center with experience spanning in excess of thirty years.

The NESS DCC will assist in study design and implementation.

NESS's wide range of research support includes:

  • Coordinating multi-site follow-up, case/control, observational cohort studies, etc
  • Multimode data collection (all forms of data collection including concurrent methods)
    • Web Surveys (with intelligent branching and real time validation)
    • Machine Readable Paper Surveys (with data verification)
    • Computer Assisted Telephone Interviews (CATI)
    • Computer Assisted Personal Interviews (CAPI)
  • Survey operations relying on Tablet PC input
  • Software Tracking Systems to manage participant responses and med record data
  • Validated medical record abstraction
  • Coding engine to code text responses
  • Creation of analysis datasets from multiple data sources (merging)
  • Automatic porting of data collected in relational databases to flat files with value lists defined in proper syntax for your analysis tool of choice
  • Storage and back-up of personal identifier variables separate from other study variables
  • Understanding and adherence to IRB, Regulatory issues and confidentiality issues
  • High bandwidth / High security systems
  • Real time visibility to your collected data
  • Excellent documentation and Reports
  • Analysis and analysis support (SAS, SPSS, etc)
  • Technical and process training

Web site contents Copyright NESS 2010, All rights reserved.
Website templates