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(WellSky) HUD-VASH HOMES Import Update

WellSky important update In November of 2020 HUD and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced a partnership in support of direct uploads of the VA's HOMES-HMIS HUD-VASH Universal Data Elements into HMIS. WellSky has developed a process to assist you with incorporating your HUD-VASH HOMES data into Community Services via an import directly into your database. This new import process will give you the data that answers a long-standing issue of HMIS bed coverage and will improve and expedite access to homeless program services. The VA has a report available that contains HUD-VASH data elements for an HMIS import and a mechanism in place for secure email transmission. To obtain the file for your CoC you must follow a few steps: Each CoC will need to coordinate with their HMIS

(SSVF) Program Update Friday December 11, 2020

From: SSVF  Date: December 11, 2020 at 9:56:10 AM EST Subject: SSVF Program Update Friday December 11, 2020 Topics: REGISTER NOW: SSVF National Webinar: January 14, 2021 2PM EST REMINDER: FY2022 NOFA Response Submission REMINDER: Request for Success Stories for FY2020 HPO Annual Report   REGISTER NOW: SSVF National Webinar: January 14, 2021 2:00 PM EST Please register for SSVF National Webinar: HMIS Monthly Data Reports on January 14, 2021 2:00 PM EST at: In this webinar, ABT Associates will review the newest SSVF monthly reporting from the VA HMIS Repository and how to interpret the results each SSVF program receives at the end of each upload cycle.  A refresher of the Data Quality Summary and Data Quality Details reports, which are sent with every successful upload, will also be provided. There will be an opportunity for data collection questions and clarification on any upload con