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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.

Autism Technology Spotlight: Applied Behavioral Analysis Application

Wednesday, April 01 | Human Services

Whether it be a parent, guardian or clinician, the caregiver serving someone with any form of developmental services need access to better resources and technology in order to help that individual progress to the best to his or her ability. Check out how this Netsmart applications helps individuals living with autism achieve their goals, whatever those may be.

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Advocating Together to Expand CCBHCs 

Monday, March 16 | Thought Leadership,Legislative/Policy,Human Services,Partnerships and Collaboration,Netsmart in the Community

Without Congressional action by May 22, funding for the CCBHC demonstration program will expire and communities will lose funding needed to continue these significant life-changing services. Now's the time to join together for action and advocacy.

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Virtual Care: A New Frontier for Post-Acute Providers

Wednesday, March 04 | Post-Acute Care,Thought Leadership,EHR Solutions and Operations

Learn how post-acute providers can effectively reduce not only rehospitalizations but also the need to transport frail or chronically ill patients for face-to-face appointments with medical specialists, mental health professionals and other providers through virtual care.

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A Look Inside Positive Psychology

Tuesday, March 03 | Thought Leadership,Value-based Care,Human Services

Positive psychology studies which factors, behaviors and choices contribute to having a positive and optimistic mindset. This method of thinking changes the message from “I’ve got a problem” to “How can I make myself happy?”

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Addressing Misconceptions and Spreading Knowledge During National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Tuesday, February 25 | Human Services,Cause Connected

In recognition of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, we've partnered with our client The Emily Program to increase awareness and address misconceptions surrounding eating disorders.

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What You Need to Know About Managed Care & PDPM: Ask the Experts 

Monday, February 24 | Thought Leadership,Post-Acute Care,Legislative/Policy,Care Coordination

BKD Director John Harned and Managing Director Julie Bilyeu team up with Jeremy Mercer, Netsmart senior living community strategist, to talk about how skilled nursing facilities can navigate managed care programs as well as PDPM.

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CCBHC Grant Expansion: What You Need to Know

Friday, February 21 | Thought Leadership,Legislative/Policy,Human Services,Value-based Care

SAMHSA is now accepting applications from all 50 states for the CCBHC Expansion Grant. The application deadline is coming up soon! Learn about eligibility, preparation and how Netsmart can help you thrive in the world of value-based care.

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Salute Your Caregivers Today and Every Day

Friday, February 21 | Post-Acute Care,Thought Leadership

What is your most valuable resource? Your staff. Love them today and everyday with these 10 things to make sure your caregivers are satisfied and appreciated.

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Let’s Talk Addiction: Combating the Stigma and Advancing Strategy Through Technology

Monday, January 27 | Human Services,Interoperability,Thought Leadership,Care Coordination,Value-based Care

It is time to change the conversation surrounding addiction and refocus the dialogue so that we can more aggressively challenge stigma, acknowledge that treatment does work and remove barriers to whole-person care.

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Virtual Behavioral Health & Addiction Treatment: Creating and Expanding Your Brand

Thursday, January 23 | Human Services,Partnerships and Collaboration,Client Success Stories

What is your strategy to expand your brand? Incorporating virtual care consumers can trust not only boosts your brand value but can offer a unique strategy for reducing the number of individuals addicted to opioids.

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Security Management: Building Your Security Roadmap

Thursday, January 16 | Thought Leadership,Partnerships and Collaboration

With the recent spike in data breaches, there is no better time than now for healthcare agencies to take a deeper look at the security policies and controls they currently have in place to protect data.

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Master Care Coordination 5-Point Checklist

Master Care Coordination: 5-Point Checklist 

Monday, December 23 | EHR Solutions and Operations,Value-based Care,Care Coordination,Post-Acute Care

Download the five-point checklist to find out what your organization needs to successfully coordinate care for the individuals you serve.

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Improving Health and Quality of Life Through Social Determinants of Health and Care Coordination

Thursday, December 19 | Thought Leadership,Care Coordination,EHR Solutions and Operations

Combining medical care, behavioral healthcare and social determinants of health data can significantly improve care, lower cost and improve quality of life for millions.

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12 Ways to Keep Your Spirit Merry and Bright This Holiday Season

Thursday, December 19 | Cause Connected,Human Services

This most wonderful time can trigger unwelcome anxiety, stress and heightened depression for some individual. Find out how you can keep your mind, body and spirit bright throughout the holiday season.

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Rethinking Your Routine in 2020

Wednesday, December 18 | Human Services,Cause Connected

As we begin to define and prepare to apply our 2020 resolutions and goals, ensure at least one is dedicated to supporting your mental health.

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