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Afia believes the role of a consultant is well more than planning and implementation. It is to look forward and prepare you for what’s next.

  • Analytics in The Real World

    Afia has been working on making Analytics more actionable and available for behavioral healthcare organizations for years. We have recently formally launched Afia Analytics as a way to do just that. In the webinar, Afia Managing Partners Matt Hoffman and Chris Akerley discuss some actionable ways you can use Analytics right now. This webinar is […]

  • Supporting People in Accessing Healthcare at the Right Place and Time

    It is estimated that 71% of all emergency room admissions can be easily treated within a primary care setting. This one hour webinar will focus on how case managers and behavioral health providers can help decrease emergency room admissions through improved triage strategies and language. Most case managers have a statement in their treatment plan stating: […]

  • Clinical Interventions that Support Integrated Healthcare

    Many integrated systems of care utilize outpatient therapy as a tool for improving behavioral health symptoms, but the same interventions can be very effective in improving physical health. This one hour webinar will provide outpatient therapists with evidenced based clinical interventions that support people’s recovery and wellness journey. Utilizing concepts found in DiClemente and Prochaska’ […]

  • Integrated Healthcare 101 – Speaking the Language

    We’ve been traveling around the country for the past several years working with agencies to provide information on how to make Integrated Healthcare more than just a buzzword. Our Director of Clinical Services, Kathy Polasky-Dettling has noticed that cultural challenges, inconsistent terminology, and misunderstood concepts create challenges that can seem impossible to overcome. We decided […]

  • Assessing Agency Needs and Capacity

    In this 57-minute seminar, you’ll learn how to assess agency needs and capacity once you’ve decided you need an EHR.

  • The Importance and Value of Electronic Health Records

    In this 53-minute webinar, you’ll learn about the of benefits of electronic health records across your healthcare organization. Choosing an Electronic Health Record that is right for your organization is one of the most important decisions in modern healthcare. Make sure you understand the ins and outs before you select your EHR!