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What Long-Term & Post-Acute Leaders Need to Know in 2022: An Industry Outlook

Hannah Patterson, Vice President, Workforce Management

Tuesday, January 18 | Thought Leadership,Post-Acute Care,Value-based Care

In this recent webinar, policy experts from the National Association for the Support of Long Term Care (NASL) take a deep dive into the big issues impacting long-term care organizations and how to address these pain points from mapping out payment updates for post-acute care providers to meeting technology requirements for value-based care.

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NAHC President Bill Dombi Shares 2022 Outlook & Predictions

Mike Dordick, Senior Vice President – Post-Acute Strategy, Netsmart, President, McBee

Friday, January 07 | Thought Leadership,Post-Acute Care,Value-based Care

Home health and hospice leaders across the nation have voiced that the workforce shortage is their greatest concern in the new year. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) President Bill Dombi shares industry insight on big areas impacting home care for 2022.

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One Key Trait Long-Term Care Providers Need to Embrace in 2022

Tom Herzog, Chief Operating Officer

Thursday, January 06 | Thought Leadership,Cause Connected,Post-Acute Care

To say that 2020 and 2021 were challenging for long-term care is the understatement of the year. Healthcare experts weigh in on how adaptability is a running theme throughout the industry, where long-term care providers constantly adjust and pivot while the punches just keep coming.

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Give Yourself the Best Gift This Season… Self-Care

Tricia Zerger, Director of Child & Family and Developmental Services

Thursday, December 30 | Cause Connected,Netsmart in the Community,Thought Leadership

Whether you are feeling holiday cheer or the blues, put your mental health first. Hear from Tricia Zerger, Director of Child & Family and Developmental Services, on ways to keep your mental health at the forefront.

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Bringing Quality & Financial Viability to Long-Term Care

Bringing Quality and Financial Viability to Long-Term Care

Tom Herzog, Chief Operating Officer

Wednesday, December 22 | Thought Leadership,Cause Connected

The post-acute and long-term care community faces a myriad of challenges in the wake of the pandemic. The good news is this gives clinicians a prime opportunity to have a seat at the table and to advance the skills of leaders to navigate our care teams effectively.

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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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