New User Training – Under Construction

As we hope you’ve heard via our newsletters, due to significant changes with Minnesota’s HMIS, including statewide data sharing and the new HUD data standards, we will be suspending online New User Training beginning today, August 19. We want to provide additional information regarding this decision and answer some questions.  

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This news article was intended to be time-limited, but we’ve noticed it continue to be a resource for data correction. While we figure out a new home for data correction information, please note this article reflects report due dates and reports from June 23, 2016 and has not been updated to reflect new information.    … Read more

Restructure Complete and Wilder Farewell

This message was emailed by Wilder Research to the HMIS community to provide you with important information regarding the System Administrator transition and restructure. First, as of 11:59 pm tonight Wilder is no longer your HMIS State System Administrator. It has been a pleasure collaborating with you in our collective fight to end homelessness in Minnesota.  … Read more

Minnesota Joint Transition Letter

TO: All Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) Users and Stakeholders FROM: David Eberbach and Demetri Vincze, Institute for Community Alliances Mike Manhard, on behalf of the Minnesota HMIS Interim Governing Board DATE: May 24, 2016 RE: Administration of the Minnesota Homeless Management Information System As you may know, the HMIS Governing Board recently voted to  … Read more

HMIS Downtime Starting May 25 at 4pm for Restructure

ServicePoint will be down from Wednesday, May 25 at 4pm through Saturday, May 28 at 12:00pm. We are completing “Phase 2” of a monumental restructure that started with “Phase 1” in March 2015. We will send you another email when Phase 2 is complete and you are able to login again. There are no training  … Read more

Transition Update #2 from Wilder Research

A message from Wilder Research’s Executive Director Paul Mattessich.   Continuum of Care Coordinators (and other friends and associates),   As we transition to an interim Lead Agency and System Administrator for Minnesota’s HMIS, Wilder Research wishes to keep you informed about the work we are doing and the progress that is being made towards  … Read more

RHY Export/Import Update

See the RHY Export/Import Update from Bowman Systems: “As you should know by now, the RHYPoint Repository re-opened for uploads on Friday, April 29th and will remain open until Friday, May 6th at 7:00 PM Central time. Our recommendation for all Bowman Systems customers is that their grantees re-export from ServicePoint and re-upload their data  … Read more

Transition of the State System Administrator

This article is to let you know of big changes taking place with the administration of Minnesota’s HMIS. Similar messaging may have been communicated to you by your CoC Coordinator or others in the HMIS community. Background: Since 2003, we at Wilder Research have served as your State System Administrator for Minnesota’s Homeless Management Information  … Read more