California Aging Reporting System (CARS) - General Information

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Past CARS Specifications and Instructions

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Past Service Categories and Data Dictionary

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CARS Program Memorandums

To view the CARS program memorandums please visit AAA Program Memoranda.

  • PM 11-12(P) issued 06/30/2011
    Service Categories and Data Dictionary Revisions. Effective July 1, 2011. (PM 11–11 reissued with slight changes)
  • PM 11-11(P) issued 06/03/2011
    Service Categories and Data Dictionary Revisions. Effective July 1, 2011
  • PM 11-03(P) issued 02/25/2011
    CARS Guidance and Overview, Revised CARS File Specifications, and CARS Annotated Specifications
  • PM 10-07(P) issued 03/30/2011
    New Service Categories and Data Dictionary. Revisions to the California Aging Reporting System, effective July 1, 2010
  • PM 09-10(P) issued 05/27/2009
    Revision to CARS Specifications
  • PM 08-18(P) issued 04/07/2008
    Revised Specifications California Aging Reporting System
  • PM 08-04(P) issued 02/11/2008
    Final California Aging Reporting System Specifications for the Implementation of National Program Information System and Family Caregiver Support Program Reporting, effective July 1, 2008

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Updated June 5, 2014

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