HMIS Data Standards Updates - What Does October 1st Really Mean?
Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser . HMIS Data Standards Updates - What Does October 1st Really Mean? In May, HUD along with the Departments of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Veterans Affairs (VA) released the 2014 HMIS Data Standards . Since then, HMIS vendors and homeless assistance providers have been working to implement the new standards by October 1, 2014. As this date approaches, HUD and its federal partners recognize that communities have questions about what the October 1 deadline really means and what HUD’s expectations are for communities, HMIS leads, and HMIS vendors. The informa