Program Participation System (PPS) is a web-based IT system that was developed to help streamline various program functions and tasks. This website provides reference information pertaining to PPS.
Core PPS Data System Training Materials
- Core Services (PDF)
- Core and Financial Report Definitions 2011 (PDF) Definitions for CORE, Target Group, SPC, County Codes, Client Characteristics and Diagnosis Codes
Core Data Specifications
PP60.150.DUV06-Core (Word) Specifications for Core batch file
Core Data Dictionary (Excel) Core field definitions and reference tables
HSRS to PPS crosswalk (Excel) crosswalk for MH, AODA, and Core
Core Batch XML Specifications
Core XXX YYYYMMDD HHMM (XML) XML file layout for Core
Core XML template (XML, 7 KB) AODA XML Template for Excel
Core XML Excel steps (PDF) Guidelines to generate an Core XML file from an Excel spreadsheet
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