Data Source and Calculation
The data source is the On-line Automated Services Information System (OASIS). This measure is reported monthly and represents the number of children who exit foster care for reasons of reunification with biological family, custody transfer to another relative, or adoption. An average of the monthly percentages is computed for the quarter. The results are obtained from the VCWOR (Virginia Child Welfare Outcome Reports) utility ("Children's Services System Transformation Outcomes" report). The average of the monthly percentages are computed to obtain a result for the quarter.