White Papers

The 4 Do’s and Dont’s of Central Intake

Industry Resource | August 1, 2017
Download the eBook, The 4 Do's and Don'ts of Central Intake for an explanation of central intake and an easy-to-follow checklist to adopting this system in your own agency.

Assessing Payment Adequacy & Updating Payments: Home Health Care Services

Industry Resource | January 20, 2017
On December 8, 2016, the U.S. Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MEDPAC) published this presentation on assessing payment adequacy and updating payments for home health care services. The presentation gives an overview of current home health care benefit, issues with the...

A Post-Acute Provider’s Guide To Reducing Avoidable Readmissions With Data Analytics

Industry Resource | October 7, 2016
Reducing avoidable readmissions is an integral strategy to delivering high-quality care. Central to these strategies is an improvement in data analytics capabilities to deliver efficient, evidence-based care to individuals following a discharge. High-performing analytics platforms can produce actionable reports...

The 6-Sigma Clinician

Industry Resource | August 1, 2016
In this white paper, The 6-Sigma Clinician, discover how clinicians can progress through the data-to-wisdom continuum, and use data and dashboards to inform their treatment planning decisions and improve client-level outcomes. The paper provides an overview of the principles...

EHR Technology Buzzwords

Industry Resource | May 20, 2016
Technology terms and how they relate to your EHR An ebook available free of charge courtesy of Valant About this ebook: With dozens of electronic health records (EHRs) available for community behavioral health organizations, it can be challenging to...

The Continuum Of Change Management

Industry Resource | January 14, 2016
With ongoing regulatory revisions and incentive programs in the behavioral healthcare space driving the need for rapid adaptation in an EHR solution, traditional EHR solutions are costing organizations time and money. Organizations wishing to keep up with these changes...

Healthcare Integration In The Era Of The Affordable Care Act

Industry Resource | August 7, 2015
This paper was released by the Association for Behavioral Health and Wellness (ABHW) on August 5, 2015. Changes are occurring across the healthcare landscape, with a significant focus on integration of behavioral and physical health. This paper is intended...

Interoperability and the Changing Behavioral Health Landscape

Industry Resource | July 31, 2015
Currently, there is insufficient data exchange among behavioral, mental, and physical healthcare providers. In an attempt to rectify this issue, federal initiatives and legislation are being employed to encourage the development of a more affordable, equitable, and efficient healthcare...

Disruption Is Coming To Health & Human Services

Industry Resource | April 9, 2015
Health and human services organizations have long endured underlying technology limitations that often impede and hinder the effective delivery of quality behavioral health care. To date, the only available options were outdated technologies that resulted in an inability to...