Change Log

Including Development Release Schedule *note: Samaritan preforms a scheduled monthly maintenance procedure the first weekend of each month.

 

            Release Dates      
  QA/Testing   Production   Location

  Module /  
  Function

 Notes:

   09/06/22

    09/13/22

ALL

ALL

Work in progress has not yet been released. No other changes to report at this time.

   08/22/22

    08/30/22

ALL

ALL

Work in progress has not yet been released. No other changes to report at this time.

   08/09/22

    08/16/22

ALL

ALL

Work in progress has not yet been released. No other changes to report at this time.

  07/26/22

  08/02/22

ALL

ALL

Work in progress has not yet been released. No other changes to report at this time.

  07/12/22

 07/26/22

eCoordinator

Sign-In Station

New formatting layout for  Sign-In Options

  06/28/22

 07/05/22

Email

Merge Field Search Option

Start typing the name of the field that you want too insert:

  06/28/22

 07/05/22

Automation

Reminder Text

Ability to send a text message reminder for shifts.

 06/14/22

 06/21/22

Email

Sign-In Station 

We have added the ability to create a message to appear to volunteers (individual or group) as they sign in. 

  05/018/22

05/31/22

ALL

ALL 

This past Sprint cycle included general maintenance, security updates, and work on internal projects not yet deployed. Small, low risk bug fixes have been added.

 04/19/22

 04/26/22

eC

Grids

Display error corrected: 

Any of you who might have seen this display error will be happy to know that it has been corrected!

 04/05/22

 04/12/22

eC

View Role User INFO

 04/05/22

 04/12/22

ALL

ALL 

General Maintenance and Internal Projects not yet deployed

 03/08/22

03/15/22

ALL

ALL 

General Maintenance and Internal Projects not yet deployed

 02/22/22

2/29/22

AMS, RMS, eC, Sign-In Stations

 Login Page

 Added link to Samaritan's     Privacy Policy to all pages

  02/8/22

  2/15/22

eC

 Automation

Two new options for Automation Actions:

article pending

  2/8/22

  2/15/22

eC

Automation

Ability to copy filters in "Apply To" step

1/24/22

1/31/22

eC

Automation

Ability to copy value from Log Book to Vol, Opp or Org UDF
article pending

1/24/22

1/31/22

eC

UDF

Ability to create corresponding UDFs between Vol, Opp and Org Profiles

article pending

1/24/22

1/31/22

eC 

Usability Enhance-ments
  • Expanded the width of Filters so full name shows 
  • Expanded the length of UDF fields so more can be shown
  • Expanded the width of UDF tab so full title can be shown
  • Expanded the Permissions tab in Automations to scroll the length
  • New LDFs permissions and sharing default to unshared

1/11/22

1/18/22

eC

UDF Permissions

Add Permissions to UDF panel like on all Shared items

1/11/22

1/18/22

eC

Automation

Attachment Type UDFs available for Snapshot type Automation

1/11/22

1/18/22

eC

Filters

Shared items: add ability to select all per column (view, or edit, or delete) to share with multiple roles at once

article pending

1/11/22

1/18/22

eC

correspond-ing UDFs

Allow other types of fields to be updated: text, date, etc. for corresponding UDFs 

article pending

12/28/21

1/18/22

eC

Background Check

NCSI - New Samaritan integration for new clients

12/28/21

 1/04/22

eC

Automation

Ability to add Attachments to snapshot type Automations 

12/28/21

 1/04/22

eC

Automation

Search for Automation preserves previous settings

12/28/21

 1/04/22

eC

All Shared Items: Grids, Filters, Email Templates, Automations

Added the ability to Select All Roles and give permission to individual columns (see below)

Before: only ability to select all 

After: Ability to select all or all per column

 12/14/21

 12/20/21

ALL

ALL

Development continues to work on new features that have not been deployed and other Productivity tools to increase efficiency and performance.

 12/14/21

 12/21/21

eC

Grids

Added Columns: Most Recent and Last Automation 

 12/14/21

 12/21/21

AMS

Account Settings

Reordered Action buttons on Right Panel to: Edit, New, etc. Moving Delete to the bottom

12/01/21

12/08/21

websites

All

Legal Requirement: 
Display message about the use of cookies. (Note, this item will be available upon client request)

 

 

12/01/21

12/08/21

All

Password Reset

Security Enhancement: Prevent the Password reset link from being used more than one time. 

12/01/21

12/08/21

Sign-In Station

Custom Sign-In options

Instead of showing the generic "Custom Sign-In options" while viewing "Other methods" the name of the field now appears: 

11/02/21

11/18/21

all systems

all

Samaritan has been working on system optimization and research for a new feature that will be available in early 2022

10/11/21

11/01/21

all systems

all

Samaritan has been undergoing an internal security audit so no new development items to report

09/21/21

10/04/21

none

none

This past Sprint was primarily small fixes and development research on new features that have no yet been built.  

09/14/21

09/28/21

AMS

User Accounts

Ability to assign multiple users to a role at one time

09/14/21

09/28/21

AMS

User Roles

Ability to control folder access by role 

09/14/21

09/28/21

eC 

Filters

Ability to drag items to reposition them in the search filter 

09/07/21

09/14/21

eC

Automation

Removed the option to use condition/filters from Log Book and Schedule type Automations

09/07/21

09/14/21

AMS

Roles

Ability to click and drag elements

08/24/21

08/31/21

Coordinator

Account UDFs

UI enhancements to Account UDFs 

08/24/21

08/31/21

Coordinator

Automations

Hide Condition/Formula to SCH and LB type Automation

08/03/21

08/09/21

Sign-In Station

Enhancements

Sign-In Enhancements 

07/27/21

08/03/21

Sign-In Station

Custom Method

Changed to "custom" method because "other" method was to vague

07/27/21

08/03/21

AMS

User screen

Reassign all items to another user or role

07/27/21

08/03/21

Sign-In Station

Confirmation Screen

Sign in Confirmation Screen

07/27/21

08/03/21

Coordinator

Sign-In Station

Enhancements to Language 

07/20/21

07/27/21

Coordinator

Calendar

Performance Enhancements

07/12/2021

07/20/2021

Coordinator

Email Queue

Allow eC users with non-Administrative Options checked to access the email queue

07/12/2021

07/20/2021

Coordinator

Automation

Add a Back button to the top of the Automations History page in eCoordinator

07/12/2021

07/20/2021

Coordinator

UDF Interface

Double Click To Edit UDFs and UDF groups

07/12/2021

07/20/2021

Coordinator

UDF Interface

Move Save & Close and Cancel buttons to lower right of UDF Buttons

07/12/2021

07/20/2021

Coordinator

Automation

Highlight history entries of security automations in red.

06/22/21

 

  07/06/21

 

 AMS

 

 User Accounts

 

Ability to detach and reattach Automations, email templates, filters, and grid from one user to another. Article coming soon.

  06/15/21   06/22/21

            Sign-In Stations

  Sign-In Stations: New look!
  06/15/21   06/22/21  Coordinator  Calendar   Recycle Bin for Calendar Shifts
  05/04/21   05/18/21  Coordinator  Calendar   Text messages on Calendar
  04/19/21   05/03/21  Coordinator  Communication   Auto reset of email editor
  05/03/21   05/18/21  Recruiter  Reset Password   Reset Password Enhancements

                  2020      
   Version 8305 **  Coordinator   Various  

 
  04/15/21

 

 
  05/23/21

 

** This release was the last of major releases, followed by 12 months of restructuring development cycles. The major feature was the ability to grant Permissions for various items.

     Coordinator: Log Book   Quick Add Hours
     Coordinator: Vol Profile   Activity Status Enhancements
     AMS: Account Settings   Time Zone Feature

 

Full list of engineering notes available upon request.