People with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) have traditionally suffered disproportionately during the COVID-19 pandemic. They remain at high risk of being overlooked as the world continues to respond to the crisis. I/DD provider organizations are facing a changing landscape with both new approaches to service delivery including the fast transition to offering services virtually. The intellectual/developmental disabilities EHR (electronic health record) is important for a managed transition to a new value-based model of whole-person care.
Substance use disorder (SUD) treatment providers have the potential to spearhead dramatic change in behavioral health. Substance use disorder EHR (electronic health record) systems have the ability to promote clinical best practices in addiction treatment practices. Unfortunately, SUD treatment centers have been slow to adopt EHR.
Topics: Substance Abuse
Behavioral health software solutions need to meet the new challenges of 2021, and we have witnessed the industry being turned upside down as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Combined with economic and social challenges, these events have caused an enormous strain on behavioral health providers, leading many of them to realize the need to adapt and improve their foundational technology systems. In response, the behavioral health EHR (electronic health records) market offerings are rapidly evolving.
Topics: Electronic Health Records
March 25, 2021
The entire healthcare industry has suddenly experienced new challenges that could not have been predicted, and behavioral healthcare is no exception. With today's focus on battling the pandemic, an efficient electronic health record (EHR) system is more important than ever before. Let's take a look at the advantages of investing in one today.
March 25, 2021
The behavioral health care industry is facing challenges now more than ever due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. With the increased demand for wrap-around services, efficient and seamless integration, and improved security, a valuable EHR is critical during this challenging time.
February 25, 2020
January 21, 2020
A trend in the behavioral health and human services industry over the last several years has been a push to provide whole-person care (WPC) to individuals and clients. Without treating the whole person, treatment tends to become fragmented. This goal of WPC has become attainable largely due to the use of electronic health records (EHR) and collecting and sharing data about clients.
January 14, 2020
Electronic health records (EHRs) can be an effective tool, even the most important one, for health organizations seeking to provide whole-person care (WPC) to clients.
In whole-person care, medical professionals and behavioral counselors consider not only all of the client's physical health problems, but also their mental and behavioral conditions, social setting and economic status.
January 8, 2020
As the behavioral health and human services industry has continued to trend toward focusing on people they serve as whole people rather than on their specific health conditions, entirely new sets of challenges have arisen in support of this model. In the delivery of "whole-person care" (WPC), providers take a broader look at a person's health issues, including their mental, emotional and physical health. Read on to learn how the trend toward WPH provides comprehensive care more efficiently.
November 19, 2019
Happier and healthier clients, reasonable health care costs, clearer business performance goals, enthusiastic staff and greater consumer satisfaction are only some of the benefits of harnessing your EHR and becoming a data-driven organization.