HUD’s New Coordinated Entry Data Elements

HUD recently finalized a set of Coordinated Entry (CE) data elements to standardize data collection on core components of CE – access, assessment, referral, and prioritization. These elements are the result of several months of collaboration with key stakeholders to learn from communities’ experiences implementing and refining CE data collection and determining precisely what data is needed to effectively manage and evaluate effectiveness of CE. Most communities are already collecting similar types of data, although the elements might be labeled differently or tailored to communities’ unique data collection workflows. HUD wants the transition to these new CE elements to be …