CareThreads Podcast
Episode 000 CareThreads Podcast

Introducing Netsmart CareThreads

Tom Herzog, Netsmart
Scott Green, Netsmart
Dawn Iddings, Netsmart

Everybody has a podcast. So why not us?

COVID has forced us to be creative in how we communicate, and podcasts are a great way to connect and share information. On the Netsmart CareThreads show, human services and post-acute leaders across the healthcare continuum come together to discuss industry trends, challenges, and opportunities. 

In this intro episode, host Tom Herzog talks with Scott Green, senior vice president and general manager of human services at Netsmart, and Dawn Iddings, senior vice president and general manager post-acute at Netsmart, about why we're doing what we're doing on this show. 

Here's what we discussed:

  • Why we want a combined podcast and not separate ones for human services and post-acute;
  • A day in the life of post-acute care during COVID;
  • What new practices will remain post-COVID;
  • ...And what you can expect from the CareThreads podcast.
If you want to hear more episodes like this one, look for the Netsmart CareThreads podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or Stitcher.

You might also enjoy


Emerging Technology To Do More with Less Featuring Mike Valentine, CEO, Netsmart Hao Wang, Chief Information Officer, Institute for Community Living Uday Madasu, Chief Administration Officer, Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services

Emerging Technology To Do More With Less

Mike Valentine, CEO, Netsmart
Hao Wang, Chief Information Officer, Institute for Community Living
Uday Madasu, Chief Administration Officer, Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services

September 30, 2022

Health and human service organizations are faced with the challenge of maintaining and improving care coordination, clinician satisfaction, and client outcomes with shrinking resources. In this episode, learn from two executives how emerging technologies, like artificial intelligence, have the power to simultaneously transform the client and staff experience, making their lives easier and enabling better outcomes.

More

The Power of Advocacy

Chuck Ingoglia, President and CEO, National Council for Mental Wellbeing
Kevin Scalia, Executive Vice President, Netsmart

September 14, 2022

Learn about the importance of advocacy in driving change, and how recent funding for Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHCs) is the result of years-long advocacy efforts across the human services community.

More
Featuring Kevin Scalia – EVP, Corporate Development, Netsmart Joanne Cunningham – CEO, Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare

Banding Together to Prevent Devastating Home Healthcare Rate Cuts

Kevin Scalia, EVP, Corporate Development, Netsmart
Joanne Cunningham, CEO, Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare

September 06, 2022

A “really dramatic effect on access to home healthcare.” That’s how the CEO of the Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare (PQHH) describes the expected impact of a -7.69% permanent cut to Medicare home health services proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) starting in 2023. PQHH says the proposal amounts to a $1.33 billion reduction in 2023 alone. Providers and home health advocates are fighting back and are even receiving bipartisan support in Congress. Learn about the proposed cuts, concerns about the methodology behind their creation and how you can add your voice toward passing key legislation aimed at pausing these cuts.

More