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By reading our blog, you keep your finger on the pulse of healthcare trends. You become inspired by others’ successes. And you gain tips on how to achieve peak performance.

The Impact of the Opioid Crisis in Post-Acute Care

Monday, December 02 | Post-Acute Care,EHR Solutions and Operations,Human Services,Thought Leadership

Find out more about specific aspects for post-acute providers to consider in quelling the effects of the crisis on individuals in their care.

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Why Hospice Care Matters to Me: Amy's Story

Wednesday, November 27 | Cause Connected,Post-Acute Care

In recognition of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, we're sharing what hospice care means to a handful of Netsmart associates.

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Why I Started Freedom Home Health Care: Diana Taylor's Story

Friday, November 22 | Cause Connected,Post-Acute Care

In celebration of National Home Care and Hospice Month, we're sharing what inspired one of our clients to start their own agency.

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Data Analytics: What Post-Acute Providers Need to Know

Wednesday, November 20 | Thought Leadership,EHR Solutions and Operations,Value-based Care

Value-based care requires data aggregation, provider communications and analytics. As you transition from fee-for-service to fee-for-outcomes, explore 3 crucial questions post-acute providers need to ask.

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Why Hospice Care Matters to Me: April's Story

Friday, November 15 | Cause Connected,Post-Acute Care

In recognition of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, we're sharing what hospice care means to a handful of Netsmart associates.

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What Home Care Means to Me: Deborah's Story

Thursday, November 14 | Cause Connected,Post-Acute Care

To honor National Home Care and Hospice Month, we're proudly featuring our associates’ personal connections to home care.

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Why Hospice Care Matters to Me: Emily's Story

Wednesday, November 13 | Cause Connected,Post-Acute Care

In recognition of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, we're sharing what hospice care means to a handful of Netsmart associates.

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Meet Our Veterans: Tim Bellamy

Monday, November 11 | Meet Our Veterans

We’re proud to feature the backgrounds of Netsmart associates who have worn the uniforms of the armed forces.

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CMS Finalizes Home Health Payment Rule

Friday, November 08 | Legislative/Policy,Post-Acute Care,EHR Solutions and Operations,Partnerships and Collaboration

Dive into the finalized changes released by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to the Home Health Final Rule for the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) that will go into effect on January 1, 2020.

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4 Keys to Post-Acute Interoperability

Thursday, November 07 | EHR Solutions and Operations,Thought Leadership,Care Coordination,Interoperability

To be considered truly interoperable, providers' health IT must be equipped to do more than simply send and receive information. Learn how seamless connectivity across the healthcare spectrum places the person at the center of care.

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Keeping Halloween Spooky-Fun for All

Thursday, October 31 | Cause Connected,Human Services

For children and young adults with autism or intellectual or developmental disabilities (I/DD), Halloween can be a stressful and sometimes overwhelming celebration. Learn how the Blue Bucket initiative is hoping to increase awareness and inclusion this Halloween.

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Why Treating Depression Under PDPM Is More Important Than Ever 

Wednesday, October 23 | Legislative/Policy,Thought Leadership,Post-Acute Care,Care Coordination

Caring for individuals with depression costs more and is reimbursed more under PDPM. Discover what steps can you take now to successfully manage depression among your residents.

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Don't Miss Your Connection! 

Thursday, October 17 | EHR Solutions and Operations,Thought Leadership,Care Coordination

When evaluating health IT partners, it is vital to know that there are different interpretations of interoperability. If not taken with an optimal approach, many organizations can find themselves missing the right connections on their journey to integrated care.

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More Common Than You Think - Mental Illness Awareness Week

Wednesday, October 09 | Human Services,Cause Connected

In honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week, we’re highlighting the commonality of mental health issues in hopes of breaking down the stigma and continuing the conversation.

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Standing Up to the Stigma

Thursday, September 26 | Human Services,Cause Connected

Discover how a suicide prevention campaign led by students is helping curb teen suicide by erasing the stigma that often surrounds mental health.

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