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ICYMI: How Geriatric Practices Can Bend the Cost Curve and Succeed With Value-Based Care

Beth Reece, Vice President and General Manager, GERHIMED

Friday, November 19 | Value-based Care,Partnerships and Collaboration

In a recent webinar, executives from two successful geriatric practices shared what it takes to build and maintain a successful value-based infrastructure in long-term/post-acute care LTPAC settings.

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A Salute to Those Who Served

Tom Gelles, Senior Director, Inside Sales; Veterans Associate Resource Group Executive Sponsor

Thursday, November 11 | Thought Leadership,Cause Connected,Meet Our Veterans

Veterans Associate Resource Group Executive Sponsor, Tom Gelles, shares a conversation with several Netsmart veterans. Learn more about their experiences as well as how we can best honor all veterans today, and every day.

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ICYMI: Elements of Effective Crisis Management

Julie Hiett, Director of Population Health Management

Tuesday, November 02 | Care Coordination,Partnerships and Collaboration,Value-based Care

Industry leaders explore the elements of an effective crisis system, including a population health management approach paired with technology that supports care coordination and seamless information sharing.

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A Look Inside the Netsmart Diversity and Inclusion Council: Connecting Through Conversation

Wendy Hill, Chief People Officer

Thursday, October 28 | Cause Connected,Netsmart Culture,Who is Netsmart?

The D&I Council was created as a working group to help further shape the Netsmart ecosystem inside and out by promoting inclusion, diversity and equity at all levels. While the council has been around for more than a year, we believe it is exactly what we need to make the next turn.

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A Loved One's Testimony

Denny Morrison, Ph.D., Chief Clinical Advisor

Wednesday, October 27 | Thought Leadership

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is not an abstraction; it is real, and it is treatable. Take care of yourself and your loved ones. Check out Dr. Morrison's testimony.

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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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4 Healthcare IT Buzzwords Redefined: Healthcare Leaders Chime In

Wendy Hill, Chief People Officer

Tuesday, September 21 | Partnerships and Collaboration,Thought Leadership

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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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