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Netsmart CONNECTIONS2013 Client Conference Features Collaboration and Learning in Fast-Evolving Healthcare Landscape
Unique Opportunities for Netsmart Clients to Network, Benchmark and Learn about Key Industry Topics
Overland Park, Kan. – July 18, 2013 – Hundreds of health and human services professionals from across the country will spend time collaborating, learning and preparing for the future at CONNECTIONS2013, Netsmart’s annual client conference to be held Sept. 16-19 at the Omni Dallas hotel and Dallas Convention Center.
Netsmart is the leading provider of clinical and business solutions for health and human services organizations nationwide. The annual CONNECTIONS conference engages executive, clinical, financial and other professionals from Netsmart client organizations.
Netsmart’s family of clients includes public and private sector mental health and addiction treatment organizations, social services and child and family health agencies, managed care organizations and public health departments. CONNECTIONS2013 is the single largest educational event targeted specifically for these areas of healthcare, with Netsmart clients presenting more than half the sessions.
The conference features dozens of informative plenary and breakout sessions on current industry issues like coordinated care, behavioral/physical health integration, data privacy and security, revenue cycle management and Meaningful Use Stage 2 requirements.
"Networking, relationship building and knowledge sharing are three key elements that make our clients successful in fulfilling their mission of providing quality care to millions each day,” said Michael Valentine, chief executive officer, Netsmart. ”CONNECTIONS2013 provides the ideal platform for all of these, and our clients gain practical information and contacts they can take back to their organizations and put to work immediately."
CONNECTIONS2013 also includes an Executive Symposium, a “conference within a conference” for Netsmart clients who serve in strategic and executive management positions in their organizations. The Symposium is an ideal opportunity for executives to network and forge new ongoing relationships that can be called upon throughout the year as they make decisions that impact the long-term futures of their organizations.
addition, CONNECTIONS2013 features the “Solutionarium,” where attendees
can see the latest Netsmart solutions and useful services from key Netsmart
partners. The Solutionarium also includes a Meet the Experts area for
information on current industry topics such as ICD-10, Meaningful Use Stage 2
For more information about CONNECTIONS2013, visit www.netsmartconnections.com
Netsmart is committed to helping health and human services providers deliver effective, recovery-based care with Netsmart CareFabric™, a tightly woven framework of innovative clinical and business solutions and services that supports integrated, coordinated delivery of health services across the spectrum of care.
More than 22,000 client organizations, including 350,000 care providers and more than 40 state systems use Netsmart products to help improve the quality of life for tens of millions of people each year. Netsmart clients include mental health and addiction treatment agencies, psychiatric hospitals, private and group mental health practices, public health departments, social services and child and family health agencies, vital records offices, and managed care organizations.
Netsmart is pleased to support the EveryDay Matters Foundation, which was established for behavioral and public health organizations to learn from each other and share their causes and stories. Organizations can also request grants for their cause or to help fund technology that advances the way care is delivered. For more information, visit www.everydaymatters.com/foundation.
CareFabric is a trademark of Netsmart Technologies, Inc.
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