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  • Aurora Chooses Afia Analytics for its Speed to Insights

    Aurora Mental Health Center partners with Afia to take its data driven decision making to new heights Aurora Mental Health Center (Aurora, Colorado) has continued its long-standing partnership with Afia by taking on a project to implement the Afia Analytics business intelligence platform. With a joint goal of getting to valuable insights as quickly as possible, Afia and […]

  • Boundless Selects Afia to Support OhioRISE Care Coordination

    I Am Boundless, Inc. Teams with Afia, Inc. to Create a Robust Care Coordination Data Sharing Platform to Ensure Optimal and Timely Care Coordination for Ohio’s Multi-System Youth Ohio Department of Medicaid created OhioRISE (Resilience Through Integrated Systems and Excellence) because they believe “kids with the most complex multi-system needs require a very different type of care coordination.” […]

  • What is the weakest link in security? Your people

    Beginning in 2022, many business insurers have changed their policy requirements for Healthcare Providers to include Multi-Factor Authentication for all users and all applications with access to protected information. This is not just your EHR, but file storage, form repositories, email systems, HR systems, etc. Organizations that aren’t utilizing MFA are being charged significant premiums […]

  • Afia Webinar – Developing a Strategy for Your Applications

    In this webinar, Tim Carpenter (VP of Application Services) and Ron Slater (VP of IT) discuss some of the concepts for defining an application strategy that will better align to your organizational goals.  

  • Afia Webinar – Achieving Goals and Improving Outcomes through Strategic Data Use

    In this webinar presented at Spark 2021 , Melanie Elliott, Afia’s VP of Analytics Strategy, discusses how data can be used to achieve business goals and improve clinical outcomes.  She discusses both strategies and real world examples where data has been used to make a difference in provider organizations.  

  • Afia Webinar – Got Data?

    In this 12-minute webinar, Chris Akerley, a Managing Partner at Afia, talks about the future of health data, and how data can be combined to create greater insights in your own organizational performance.  

  • Afia Webinar – How to Clean Up your Dirty Laundry (Bad Data)

    In this 11-minute webinar, Chris Akerley, a Managing Partner at Afia, helps to explain how your organization’s dirty laundry (bad data) can be identified to ensure you’re making decisions based on accurate information.  

  • Red Rock Success Story – Decreasing Depression through a Clinical Care Pathway

    The challenge Since 1974, Red Rock Behavioral Health has been providing services to individuals across Oklahoma. Today it is one of the largest CMHC & Certified Community Behavioral Health Centers (CCBHC) in the state, serving approximately 16,000 individuals per year, in 19 counties (mostly rural), across 26 different locations. In 2019, Healthy Minds reported that […]

  • Afia Webinar – To Optimize or Buy New: The Future of Your EHR

    As behavioral health organizations define their strategic roadmap for future applications, a painful discussion frequently takes place . . . what about our electronic health record?  We have spent so much time on EHRs over the past decade, but in many cases they are still creating minimal value for organizations.  In some, they a significant […]

  • Afia Webinar – Data Collection and Workflow Strategies for CCBHC Success

    Kathy Dettling, Afia’s Vice President of Clinical Strategy, presents ideas for how to be successfully manage the workflows and data collection as a CCBHC.     Click here to learn more about Afia’s Clinical Strategy support.

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