WellSky – HIC and PIT Update

We are still in the process of updating the 0628/0629/0630 ART Gallery reports for the 2019 submission of the HIC/PIT information to HUD. HUD has not yet announced the submission deadline for this information. We performed a test auto-mapper run last weekend due to the changes we made to the report to see how many sites could receive the report. During the test we ran into issues with Client Location and night-by-night shelters in the report so we removed it late last night from the ART Gallery. We will send out an announcement once we are ready to officially release …

Qlik Sense Upgrade/Update

We are pleased to announce a Qlik Sense Upgrade and Update is scheduled for Tuesday, January 29 th, 2018. Please note that the first build after this upgrade/update will take longer than normal for nightly rebuilds to finish. Qlik Sense Upgrade: The upgrade portion includes the following upgrades: Qlik Sense September 2018 Patch 1 Release Qlik Sense November 2018 Release Qlik Sense November 2018 Patch 1 Release Qlik Sense Update: The update portion includes the following update: Audit fields are now available for several tables Household table joins and inactive fields corrected Correction to “StartDate” and “EndDate” fields and variables …

HUD Annual Performance Report (APR) Report APIs now in HSLynk

The Open Source HSLynk Platform as a Service (PaaS) can now run the arguably most important management report for HMIS: the HUD HMIS Annual Performance Report. And this APR report is far more flexible than our competitors’ offerings. Read below to see why. The open source HSLynk APR Report is different than any other HMIS vendor system’s canned report offering, because it can be accessed by apps using an API call. It responds with an optional APR CSV file for HUD Sage upload and an optional human readable PDF file. So now, you can put a button in your app …

Support Announcements

Technical Support Manager: In September, Kristy Hudson took over the Manager, Technical Support position. Kristy has worked with WellSky Community Services (formerly known as ServicePoint) for 13 years as a Senior Customer Care Representative. During her time with the product she has amassed a wealth of knowledge and expertise with the product and industry. She is committed to the growth and strengthening of our technical support department. She can be reached at [email protected] Support Structure: We hear you! You might have noticed that different support personnel may have been picking up your submitted cases over the past few weeks. Based …

HUD PATH Report Hotfix Applied

We have applied a hotfix to all ServicePoint sites on version 5.12.64 or greater. This hotfix addresses an issue with Questions 26 and 27 where clients that were being counted in Q17e/Q17f were not being counted in Q26/27 if the service end date was after the report end date. The report will now include these clients in the counts for Questions 26 and 27. Please note that PATH grantees who have already submitted will need to resubmit their report to the PATH Data Exchange (PDX) to ensure correct values for Q26 and Q27.

Qlik Sense Update

We are pleased to announce a Qlik Sense Update is scheduled for the evening of Wednesday, December 26th, 2018. The nightly rebuilds will not be affected by this update and you will see the following changes go into place: Correction to Review Date filter for Entry Exit Review records. Sub-Assessment Date Naming Error Check. Please review the “Qlik Sense Release Notes – 2018-12” document available in the “HACS” Customer Community library for more details.

WellSky ServicePoint 5.12.66 Now Available

This release includes the following items: Resolved issue in Q26 and Q27 in PATH report Resolved issue in Q28e in PATH report Changes to LSA export Resolved issue in exporting Medicaid Files Resolved issue with creating subordinate/equivalent providers in Provider Admin AIRS Taxonomy Update Release notes can be found in the Libraries area of the WellSky Customer Community. Please note that PATH grantees who have already submitted will need to resubmit their report to the PATH Data Exchange (PDX) to ensure correct values for Q26 and Q27.

WellSky LSA Export

HUD this morning has sent out the below information regarding the LSA export and HDX. We are passing along this information to you: “HDX 2.0 Users: Thanks to your ongoing diligent review, we have identified several new bugs in the system related to warnings and calculations for the “Chronic Homelessness and Disabling Condition” display. First, since our calculation updates last week, the warnings being thrown for data results in these fields are being applied to the wrong fields. In addition, for the AO-RRH and AO-PSH results, the results are displaying inaccurately. These results do not mean that your underlying data …