Request for Membership for the PA-601 Western PA HMIS Committee

Current Chair: Kevin Boozel

Quarterly Meetings (Conference Call/ Webinar Style)

July 8, 2015

To whom it may concern:

The PA HMIS Committee is reaching out to interested individuals who are active in the CoC and have a background with data analysis and have used the PA HMIS database for one of the following project types Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing, Permanent Housing (SHP, RRH, HCV), SSO (Outreach, 211, Coordinated Entry), Domestic Violence, and Veterans. Space is limited on this committee to keep a strong base to understanding the data for the Western CoC to 6 to 10 members. If the committee receives more than 10 members the selection of those members will be determined by geographic location. Interested individuals will also be considered for the PA HMIS Governing Board who reports to the CoC Governing Board on CoC-level system performance measures.

The following areas will be analyzed at each meeting.

  • Review and Recommend PA HMIS Governance Charter and appendices to the CoC Governing Board for Continuum adoption;
  • CoC program performance (data quality, housing stability, income stability, utilization of program usage);
  • Analysis of barriers and gaps in resources and services within the Continuum;
  • Best practice research for HMIS implementation on cross-sector collaboration;
  • Best practice research for setup and reporting on Coordinated Entry in HMIS;
  • Analysis of Point-In-Time Methodology.

Members of this committee will serve a minimum of one year although participation time may be extended. If you are interested in membership for the committee please use the following link that will take you to the PA HMIS Committee page to submit application.

PA HMIS Committee

If you have any questions please contact Kevin Boozel, HMIS Committee Chair at Kevin.Boozel@uwac.org or David Weathington, PA HMIS Administrator at dweathingt@pa.gov

Thank you for your consideration.

Request for Membership for the PA-509 Eastern Data Management Outcomes Committee

Request for Membership for the PA-509 Eastern Data Management Outcomes Committee

Current Chair: Madra L. Clay

Quarterly Meetings (Conference Call/ Webinar Style)

July 6, 2015

To whom it may concern:

The Data Management Outcomes Committee is reaching out to interested individuals who are active in the CoC and have a background with data analysis and have used the PA HMIS database for one of the following project types Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing, Permanent Housing (SHP, RRH, HCV), SSO (Outreach, 211, Coordinated Entry), Domestic Violence, and Veterans.  Two members are requested from each RHAB. Interested individuals will also be considered for the PA HMIS Governing Board who reports to the CoC Governing Board on CoC-level system performance measures.

The following areas will be analyzed at each meeting.

  • Review and Recommend PA HMIS Governance Charter and appendices to the CoC Governing Board for Continuum adoption;
  • CoC program performance (data quality, housing stability, income stability, utilization of program usage);
  • Analysis of barriers and gaps in resources and services within the Continuum;
  • Best practice research for HMIS implementation on cross-sector collaboration;
  • Best practice research for setup and reporting on Coordinated Entry in HMIS;
  • Analysis of Point-In-Time Methodology.

Members of this committee will serve a minimum of one year although participation time may be extended. If you are interested in membership for the committee please send an email to David Weathington, PA HMIS Administrator at dweathingt@pa.gov .

Thank you for your consideration.