


NOTE: This index includes topics that are discussed in multiple places within the FI Manual and the FI Computer Manual. The Table of Contents and the List of Exhibits at the front of the manual are also excellent resources for finding details about various tasks.
Adding Missed DUs
completing the List of Added Dwelling Units — Section 3.6.1; Section 3.6.2
completing the map — Section 3.6.3
missed GQUs — Section 3.6.4; Section 6.7
missed HU at a GQU — Section 6.7
new construction — Section 3.5
reconciling — Section 3.6.2; Section 6.9.2
recording the address — Section 3.6.1
what to check / what to add — Section 3.5
when — Section 6.9.1
CAI Interview
content — Section 8.3; Exhibit 8.2
entering responses — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 5
getting started — Section 7.7
QuestID — Section 6.4.7; Section 7.3
Summary of Interview — Exhibit 7.2
starting the CAI — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 5
Calendars
completion of — Section 8.7
mailing — Section 9.5
Caring for Computers — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 7
Controlled Access
types of situations — Section 4.3.2
suggestions — Section 4.3.2; Exhibit 4.2
Cooperation Challenges (see Refusals)
DU Definitions, including types of HU and GQU — Section 3.4.1; Section 3.4.2
ePTE
completing working copy — Section 11.5.4
deadlines for submitting — Section 9.5; Section 11.5.4
ePTE system — Section 11.4
notes — Section 11.5.4
preparing and submitting ePTE — Section 11.5.4
receipts (using Headway Expense Report) — Section 11.6
summary data in Newton — Section 9.3
what to report where — Section 11.5.4
when to complete — Scetion 11.5.4
Gateway
hardware issues — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 4
interview topics (see CAI Interview)
transmissions — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 6
troubleshooting — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 8
Hardware Issues
care of hardware — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 7
Gateway — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 4
Newton — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 2
Informed Consent
screening — Section 4.10
interview respondent — Section 7.6; Section 8.4
Incentives
handling advances — Section 11.7
obtaining cooperation — Section 7.5; Exhibit 7.3
paying the interview respondent — Section 8.11.3; Section 11.7
refused incentives — Section 8.11.3; Section 11.5.4
safety — Section 12.3
Interviewing Youths
certificate — Section 7.5.3; Exhibit 7.4
contacts — Section 7.5.2
emancipated minors, college students living on own — Section 7.5.2; Section 7.6.2
informed consent — Section 7.6; Section 7.6.3; Section 8.4
Managing Cases
timing of contacts — Section 4.1
using Newton — Section 6.3; Section 6.4.2
reporting to FS — Section 9.1; Section 9.3
Materials and Equipment
list of supplies — Section 12.2; Section 12.3
supplies needed by location/task — Section 12.2; Section 12.3
reordering — Section 2.8
Missed DUs (see Adding Missed DUs)
Newton
hardware — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 2
managing cases — Section 6.3; Section 6.4.2
PT&E summary dat — Section 9.3
screening — FI Manual, Chapter 6
reporting — Section 9.2
transmitting — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 6
troubleshooting — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 8
Project Staff — Who to Call
RTI project staff — Exhibit 1.5
Technical Support — FI Computer Manual, Chapter 8
Physically Impaired Respondents
instructions — Section 8.10
PT&E Report (paper – see ePTE for electronic PT&E instructions)
when to complete paper copy — Section 11.4
preparing and mailing paper PT&E — Appendix A
what to record where Appendix A — Appendix A
Reconciling Missed DUs
how to reconcile — Section 3.6.2
when to reconcile — Section 6.9.2
Record of Calls
result codes — Section 4.4.1; Section 7.3.2; Appendix B
when to complete — Section 6.6
Refusals
avoiding — Section 5.6; Section 7.5
confidentiality — Section 2.5; Section 4.10; Section 5.5
conversion letters — Appendix C
converting — Section 5.6; Section 7.5
parental concerns — Section 7.5.2
refusal report in Newton — Section 5.6; Section 6.6.2
respondents' rights — Section 2.4
tips for obtaining participation — Section 5.5
Result Codes
complete listing — Appendix B
examples of each type — Appendix B
interviewing — Section 7.3.2
screening — Section 4.4.1
summary chart — Showcard Booklet
Screening
answering questions — Section 5.4; Exhibit 5.6
eligible screening respondent — Section 4.9
introduction — Section 4.8
rostering — Section 6.4.6
Telephone Use
gathering selected respondent numbers — Section 7.3
non–use during ACASI — Section 8.9
non–use for interviewing — Section 7.7.2
non–use for screening — Section 4.9
not providing FI telephone number — Section 4.9; Section 7.3
Verification
interview
mailing completed forms — Section 8.11; Section 9.5
when and how — Section 8.11; Section 10.7.1
process — Section 10.7.3
screening
when to complete — Section 6.5; Section 10.7.1
what to collect— Section 6.5.1; Section 10.7.1
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