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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.

Growing Stronger Through Change

Tom Herzog, Chief Operating Officer

Thursday, May 14 | Cause Connected,Netsmart in the Community,Netsmart Culture

We become our best selves during times of challenge. Through difficulty and uncertainty, we find just how flexible, adaptable and resilient we are. Over the next several months, it's important for us to continue to support one another, communicate with each other, and push forward together.

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Creating a Successful Virtual Care Platform

Netsmart

Friday, May 08 | Human Services,Care Coordination,Interoperability,Partnerships and Collaboration

Regardless of the virtual care approach, all variations are striving for the same outcome. Hear OPEN MINDS CEO, Monica Oss, and Netsmart Senior Vice President and General Manager of Human Services, Scott Green key approaches and best practices organization should prioritize when building their virtual care platform.

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Celebrating the Heart of Healthcare on National Nurses Day

Mary Gannon, Chief Nursing Officer

Wednesday, May 06 | Cause Connected

Netsmart Chief Nursing Officer, Mary Gannon, shares her appreciation of nurses across all of healthcare and emphasizes the importance of self-care during the unprecedented time.

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COVID-19 Presents Both Challenges and New Insight for Autism Care

Netsmart

Wednesday, April 29 | Human Services,Client Success Stories

Not only have the effects of COVID-19 shattered the much-needed routines and typical daily structure of individuals with autism, but it has also altered the way providers deliver care to I/DD communities. Canopy Children’s Solutions has seen the pandemic’s impact on care and therapy first-hand.

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Presenting Healthcare Heroes Their Capes on National Superhero Day

Netsmart

Tuesday, April 28 | Human Services,Cause Connected,Post-Acute Care

On National Superhero Day, we’re recognizing nominated individuals who have proven to use their powers for good. Join our celebration of selfless providers who continue to suit up and show up amid safety concerns to assist individuals in need.

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One Person | One View | Better Care: What You Need to Know 

Netsmart

Monday, April 27 | Care Coordination,EHR Solutions and Operations,Thought Leadership

In this Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Learning Network webinar sponsored by Netsmart, panelists explore how one integrated view of a consumer can impact the provider, the consumer, the provider organization and the entire healthcare industry.

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Meet the Clinicians: Kelli Heathman

Thursday, April 09 | Meet the Clinicians

In this series, we spotlight individuals who now apply their skills and wealth of knowledge to meet and exceed the needs of our clients.

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Meet the Clinicians: Amy Wilson

Thursday, April 09 | Meet the Clinicians

In this series, we spotlight individuals who now apply their skills and wealth of knowledge to meet and exceed the needs of our clients.

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Leveraging Virtual Care Amid COVID-19

Netsmart

Tuesday, April 07 | Thought Leadership,Post-Acute Care,Legislative/Policy,Care Coordination,Human Services,Value-based Care

Organizations across the healthcare continuum are seeking answers on how to leverage telehealth and virtual care tools to maintain continuity of care during a crisis. Check out this webinar recap to hear from the experts as virtual care takes center stage amid COVID-19.

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Autism Technology Spotlight: Applied Behavioral Analysis Application

Neal Tilghman, Director of Addiction Treatment

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 

Netsmart

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

Denny Morrison, Ph.D., Chief Clinical Advisor

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

Netsmart

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 

Netsmart

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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