• The Future Is in the Lens of Our Ideals

    April 30th, 2014

    Recently, I had the opportunity to participate in the 2014 ACMHA: College for Behavioral Health Leadership Summit. The theme of our time together was “Leading into the Future.” So what did I learn? To put it simply: today’s providers are not ready for what’s coming. We are trying to shift to a new paradigm in […]

  • ICD-10 AWARDS Integration

    April 25th, 2014

    Even though the required changeover from ICD-9 to ICD-10 has been delayed until October 1, 2015, Foothold is ready to accommodate this switch.  For all clients using the BillingBuilder module in AWARDS, let’s talk about your options. First, payers could require ICD-10 billing codes on different dates.  To handle this situation, we have added a […]

  • Foothold Joins InterSystems at Global Summit

    April 9th, 2014

    by Marlowe Greenberg, CEO. Just a few weeks after HIMSS14, I found myself back in Orlando (I can’t get away from that place!) for the InterSystems Global Summit 2014. It was an honor to be invited to this event, especially given the incredible treatment I received from one of the most generous companies I’ve had the pleasure […]

  • Small Wins Can Make a Big Impact

    April 7th, 2014

    At Foothold we maintain a Project Pipeline that keeps a steady stream of new features, updates and enhancements going to AWARDS each month.  This Project Pipeline represents our annual vision and goals for AWARDS, taking into account the priorities of our clients, regulators, and Foothold’s long-term vision.  From this 30,000-foot view, we ensure that AWARDS […]

  • Improvements for Behavioral Healthcare At Your Fingertips

    April 1st, 2014

    While my previous post focused its attention on the emphasis on primary healthcare at the recent HIMSS14 conference, it was not to discredit the opportunities within reach of the behavioral health industry and my many ideas and takeaways from this experience. I want to focus on the two that resonated the deepest with me – […]

  • HIMSS14 Highlights Work Ahead for Behavioral Health Field

    April 1st, 2014

    Last month, I had one of the most interesting experiences in my 32 year career in the behavioral health field. I attended HIMSS14, a conference put on by a nonprofit organization made up of 52,000 individuals, the majority of whom work in some facet of the Health Information Technology field or depend on it. The […]