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CalAIM’s next step for California’s whole person care utilizing Care Management and Care Coordination

Wednesday, July 13 | Thought Leadership,EHR Solutions and Operations,Care Coordination

As Governor Gavin Newsom stated, “[CalAIM] is a once in a generation opportunity to completely transform the Medicaid system in California”. To move towards this transformation means intensive care coordination services will need to be provided at the community level to address not only physical and behavioral health, but psychosocial needs as well.

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Bringing Equity to the Forefront with CalAIM

Friday, June 24 | Thought Leadership,EHR Solutions and Operations,Care Coordination

The recent recommended changes for CalAIM and Medi-Cal reform have provided new mechanisms for counties to strongly engage with individuals on targeted Social Determinants of Care (SDoC).

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Self-care is Like a Box of Chocolates- The Options are Endless

Tricia Zerger, Director of Child & Family and Developmental Services

Tuesday, May 31 | Post-Acute Care,Human Services,EHR Solutions and Operations,Interoperability

As Mental Health Awareness Month comes to an end, take a look at ways you can practice self-care all year long!

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Honoring Memorial Day

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

Friday, May 27 | Netsmart Life

Memorial Day is a day to honor the men and women who sacrificed their lives in the U.S. military. Hear from four Netsmart associates who have meaningful connections to Memorial Day as to how they commemorate the holiday as individuals who have served, are currently serving in the U.S. military or a spouse to an individual in the military.

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Going Beyond Whole-Person Care with California's Medi-Cal eProject CalAIM

Monday, May 23 | Thought Leadership,EHR Solutions and Operations,Care Coordination

CalAIM (California Advancing and Innovating Medi-Cal) promises to strengthen Medi-Cal, offering people a more person-centered approach to providing and receiving care in all aspects of life. Based on two waivers, Medi-Cal 2020 Section 1115 demonstration and CalAIM Section 1915(b), along with several State Plan amendments, CalAIM initiatives will improve care coordination, access to services and the overall health of California’s 14 million Medi-Cal enrollees. Discover how CalAIM and Netsmart are transforming healthcare together.

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Values: Finding Passion in What You Do

Thursday, May 12 | Netsmart Life,Thought Leadership

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, which reminds us of the importance of job fulfillment and finding an uplifting workplace influencing our mental wellness. Hear from Bret Fischer, Senior Director of Talent Acquisition on finding passion in your work each and every day.

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Women Making an Impact, Paving the Way for the Future

Tuesday, March 08 | Netsmart Life,Netsmart Culture

International Women’s Day provides an opportunity to celebrate women all over the world who have inspired us. Our Netsmart women share how they embody leadership qualities and how they take action each day to pave the way forward for women inside and outside the workplace.

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Celebrating Diversity and Recognizing Adversity: Black History Month 2022

Wendy Hill, Chief People Officer

Monday, February 28 | Netsmart Life

As we reflect on the ways we have observed Black History Month, our associates who participated in reading from our Tapestry Curated Book List shed light on themes and messages they found when diving into the novels surrounding topics of prejudice, race and justice.

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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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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,Netsmart Life

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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Leaning Into Empowerment On International Women’s Day

Netsmart

Monday, March 08 | Netsmart Life

International Women’s Day is a global day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political women’s achievements across the world. This year, the theme for International Women’s Day is #ChooseToChallenge. By empowering the women around us we can all choose to challenge ourselves and each other to celebrate women’s achievements and foster a world of inclusivity.

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Putting The Spotlight On Our Innovators During National Engineers Week

Netsmart

Sunday, February 21 | Netsmart Life

In recognition of National Engineers Week, we’re highlighting the backgrounds of five Netsmart engineers! Continue reading to hear how each associate found their passion for the field and what they enjoy most about being an engineer at Netsmart.

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Cybersecurity in Conversation: Experts Answer Must-Know Questions

Netsmart

Thursday, January 07 | Thought Leadership,Post-Acute Care,Human Services

Healthcare agencies are extremely vulnerable to cybersecurity breaches, regardless of size. In this webinar, industry experts answered audience questions about the threat landscape and shared strategies for risk mitigation.

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Stronger Together: Showing Resilience in Times of Challenge 

Netsmart

Tuesday, December 22 | Human Services,Client Success Stories

2020 has had its fair share of challenges and adversities, but Seven Counties Services never faltered from supporting and serving their community, often for clients in their most vulnerable positions.

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In Case You Missed It: Outcomes-Based Care for Justice-Involved Individuals

Netsmart

Thursday, December 03 | Human Services,Care Coordination,Partnerships and Collaboration,Value-based Care

Learn how organizations can properly assist justice-involved individuals experiencing mental health issues both before and after incarceration through programs and technologies designed with care coordination in mind.

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