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What Hospices Need to Know to Be Successful With the VBID Model

Michael Puskarich, Director, McBee

Thursday, October 21 | Thought Leadership,Post-Acute Care,Value-based Care

The value-based insurance design (VBID) demonstration is projected to double in 2022. This sparks a significant industry shift in how hospice agencies will be paid, moving hospice more toward value-based payment models.

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How to Integrate Your Care In a Way That’s Proven to Work

Megan Choate, Senior Solution Marketer, Human Services

Monday, October 18 | Thought Leadership,Care Coordination,Interoperability,Human Services,Post-Acute Care

In this recent webinar, experts take a deep dive into the elements of integrated care, including the 6-level framework and the Integrated Practice Assessment Tool (IPAT) designed to help providers close gaps in care in a way that's proven to work.

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Why We Need to Go Back to the Future with Hospice

Tom Herzog, Chief Operating Officer

Thursday, October 07 | Client Success Stories,Thought Leadership,Post-Acute Care

The future of healthcare lies in replicating what hospice care is really about -- serving the whole person by an interdisciplinary team who believes in care without barriers. Tom Herzog sits down with Samira Beckwith, President and CEO at Hope Healthcare to unpack what it means and why it’s so important for hospices to go back to the future.

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Netsmart September is National Suicide Prevention Month

Suicide Prevention In the Classroom: New Horizons Mental Health Services

Tom Herzog, Chief Operating Officer

Thursday, September 30 | Thought Leadership,Cause Connected,Client Success Stories

While Suicide Prevention Awareness Month is coming to a close, attention and implementation of prevention programs like SOS is key to eradicating suicide in our communities. Learn how New Horizons is taking action in county classrooms.

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Keeping Us Productive, Safe and Supported: Netsmart Facilities Team

Cristan Lasche, Facilities Senior Manager

Monday, September 20 | Thought Leadership,Netsmart Culture

An ode to our Facilities team, who played an integral role in keeping Netsmart business operations up and running during the stay-at-home orders of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as launching and maintaining a safe and successful return to office strategy.

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A Look Inside Camp Good Grief

Elizabeth Vives, Client Development Executive

Thursday, September 16 | Client Success Stories,Thought Leadership

Although National Grief Awareness Day has come and gone, grief itself never stops. We want to thank providers like East End Hospice who provide compassionate and personal bereavement care to their communities day after day.

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Compassion, Community, Caring: National Assisted Living Week 2021

Jeremy Mercer, Director, Community Strategist Post-Acute

Tuesday, September 14 | Post-Acute Care,Client Success Stories,Thought Leadership

In honor of this celebratory week, we are highlighting three of our senior living partners who embody this year’s theme all year long.

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Overdose Awareness: Featuring Ashley Addiction Treatment

Neal Tilghman, Senior Director & GM, Integrated Care

Tuesday, August 31 | Client Success Stories,Thought Leadership,Human Services

Overdose Awareness Day is about taking action and shining a light to the resources, support and services agencies across the county such as Ashley Addiction Treatment provide every day.

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ICYMI: Diversify Your Service Lines or Bust

Neal Tilghman, Senior Director & GM, Integrated Care

Wednesday, August 18 | Human Services,Post-Acute Care,Care Coordination,Partnerships and Collaboration

Growing your services lines boosts revenue, creates efficiencies and drives outcomes across the care continuum – but not without the proper strategy, support and technology in place. Check out the webinar recap to learn key tactics and outcomes when diversifying your operation.

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Collaborative Approach to Care: North Range Behavioral Health Launches Co-Responder Service

Tom Herzog, Chief Operating Officer

Monday, August 02 | Client Success Stories,Human Services,Thought Leadership

North Range Behavioral Health is reshaping care delivery and community collaboration through the launch of its co-responder program. Discover how the initiative connects individuals to the appropriate behavioral health care through partnership with law enforcement.

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National Intern Day: Q&A With Our Futures

Wendy Hill, Chief People Officer

Thursday, July 29 | Netsmart Culture,Who is Netsmart?

The Netsmart Futures program gives college students the opportunity to gain real-world professional experience through various roles in engineering, sales, finance and much more. In honor of National Intern Day, we spoke with a few of this year's Futures about their busy summer spent here at Netsmart.

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Creating Opportunities in Human Services: Two Insiders’ View

Keith Boushee, Director, Community Strategist

Monday, July 26 | Client Success Stories,Human Services

Creating opportunities out of change within human services is the only path forward. And opportunities come in many forms: grants, partnerships, technology. Learn more about how providers are growing their footprint through strategic planning and opportunities today.

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Caring for Chronic Conditions? Two Ways Population Health Management Solutions Can Drive Success

Ronnie Spears, Senior Client Sales Executive

Wednesday, July 21 | EHR Solutions and Operations,Thought Leadership,Human Services,Post-Acute Care

Having a full view of specific risks for each patient is essential for providers managing chronic conditions. As new models of care bring more and more risk, providers can leverage population health management technology to help them drive an optimal, data-driven care plan.

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Rewriting the Narrative: Men's Health Month

Denny Morrison, Ph.D., Chief Clinical Advisor

Monday, June 28 | Thought Leadership

Often times there is a harmful misconception among men that seeking help is a sign of weakness. This couldn't be further from the truth. What better time to discuss the importance of wellness, both physical and mental, than Men's Health Month.

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Keeping Us Productive, Safe and Supported: Enterprise IT

Todd Churchill, SVP, Plexus Cloud & IT Hosting

Friday, June 25 | Thought Leadership,Netsmart Culture

The COVID-19 pandemic affected every aspect of our lives, including how and where we work. While Netsmart associates were able to near seamlessly continue their day-to-day from the safety of their homes, it wasn’t without the help and support of one team in particular.

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