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  • Demystifying the Cloud for Behavioral Health

    The Cloud can have many meanings, but it can also be a powerful tool to help create scalability, flexibility, and transparent costs for healthcare organizations.  In our webinar below we explain the basics on the cloud, and illustrate ways the healthcare cloud is well positioned to support behavioral healthcare organizations to better achieve their mission.

  • Analytics in The Real World

    Afia has been working on making Analytics more actionable and available for behavioral healthcare agencies for years. With enormous amounts of data, it’s time that organizations begin to leverage their data to increase their clinical, financial, and operational performance.  In this webinar, Afia Managing Partners Matt Hoffman and Chris Akerley discuss some actionable ways you can […]

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

    It is estimated that 71% of all mental health emergency room admissions can be easily treated within a primary care setting. Most case managers have a statement in their consumer’s treatment plan stating: “In case of medical problems, go to your nearest emergency room or dial 911.” But in today’s world there are small shifts away […]

  • 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!  

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