NOVEMBER 2016 PATCH NOTES

In the month of November, our HMIS vendor made some changes to HMIS to improve system functionality. Please see below for a list of updates that apply to you. If you have any questions about these updates, or if you find any issues with these updates, please email HMIS-helpdesk@211oc.org

  • The Data Export CSV 5.1 report has been released in accordance with the new export specifications released by HUD, and should be used by all RHY and SSVF funded projects to import into their repository.
  • The ESG CAPER Data Export 5.0 report has been released in accordance with the new HUD Data Standards v5, and should be used for all future ESG exports.
  • The Central Intake Client Listing page has been updated so that the Identifier field will search values in both the Identifier and ID fields.
  • The Program Entry questions have been updated to remove the “In permanent housing” question, and reword “If yes, move in date” to “Residential move-in date”. This is in accordance with the Data Standards released October 1st.