Recording Posted for 2015 HMIS System Administrator Summer Training Series: Data Standard changes & "Consent to share" vs. "Consent to Collect" webinar

Afternoon all!

Thank you for enrolling in the 2015 HMIS System Administrator Summer Training Series: Data Standard changes & "Consent to share" vs. "Consent to Collect" webinar, which was held on July 29th.  

View Supportive Materials
If you were unable to attend the webinar, you can now view the presentation slides under Related Materials and Resources on the webinar’s Course page on HUD Exchange Training & Events. The webinar recording has also been posted.

Update Learning Transcript
If you attended the live webinar or wish to receive credit for reviewing the recording, you may mark the course complete in the HUD Exchange Learn:
  1. Navigate to the webinar’s Course page, and select Get Credit to be redirected to the HUD Exchange Learn
  2. Enter your HUD Exchange username and password (if prompted) and select Enter
  3. Select Enroll
  4. On the next screen, select Mark as Complete 

Submit Questions
If the webinar ended before we could get to your question, or if you have any additional questions about the webinar content, please submit your questions via the HUD Exchange Ask A Question. Make sure to select "HMIS" from the "My question is related to:" pick list in Step 2.

Also, please note that I have no ability to provide technical support for the HUD Exchange website itself; website administration is handled by a different TA Provider. If you have technical issues with the HUD Exchange, or with the HUD Exchange Learn system, including account and password issues, you may reach their help desk by navigating to this website:

Have a great day!

Dan Fox
Analyst, Housing and Community Development
Solutions for Health | Housing | Land
301-918-4400 (Main Office)
240-582-3639 (Direct)

SOAR 2015 Outcomes Data Collection

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2015 SOAR Outcomes Data Collection

Data Submission Deadline: Friday, August 28, 2015

It's that time again! The SAMHSA SOAR TA Center is collecting outcomes on SSI/SSDI applications (initial and appeal) with decisions in FY 2015 (July 1, 2014 -June 30, 2015).
    You may disregard this email IF either of these statements are true for you:
  1. Your state is using OAT to track outcomes and you have already entered ALL of your data! 
  2. You have already submitted your outcomes to your SOAR State or Local Lead!
 Our thanks, appreciation and a gold star are headed your way!
If you have not submitted your outcomes we are asking for you to PLEASE send us those reports!
We are collecting outcomes from July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015 ONLY. If you have NEVER reported to us before, then please report all the outcomes you have. Be sure to include the dates the outcomes represent. Please record your outcomes and program information on the provided spreadsheet (link initiates download of an Excel spreadsheet) and return it no later than Friday, August 28th.
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