• The Road to Expo 2017: Ten Years in The Making

    June 19th, 2017

    by Elizabeth Reina, Training Department, Foothold Technology June 19, 2017 The day to day operations at Foothold Technology might look routine – our sales team is busy recruiting new clients, our marketing team makes sure our brand is out there, our training team is spread across the country (world, even) ensuring the users know how […]

  • Ending Homelessness – Learning and Sharing Best Practices

    June 13th, 2017

    At Foothold, we are constantly following the trends and best practices for addressing homeless and housing issues. We have a team dedicated to homelessness and HMIS (Homeless Management Information System databases). This includes staff from Client Services, Quality Assurance, and Application Development, who meet daily to discuss the needs of our HMIS clients and the […]

  • Electronic Record Systems and Accreditation

    June 13th, 2017

    Several Foothold Technology customers use AWARDS to support their agency’s CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities), COA (Council on Accreditation), and Joint Commission accreditation requirements. At our upcoming Expo, Jennifer Flowers of Accreditation Guru, will lead the session “Navigating the Road to National Accreditation” to outline the phases of the accreditation process and offer […]

  • THINK TANK | Spring Travels Illuminate Common Themes

    June 8th, 2017

    Healthy Agencies Create Healthy Communities Every spring and fall, my calendar fills with travel to various regional and national behavioral health conferences. On some stops, I’m presenting workshops with colleagues and on other stops I’m there to learn and share my expertise. It’s always a very enriching experience. As I enter the summer months, I […]

  • THINK TANK | Managed Care: Lessons Learned from Kansas, Iowa, and Pennsylvania

    June 6th, 2017

    by Laura Nuss, Senior Advisor, Foothold Technology June 6, 2017 At the annual ANCOR Conference, Medicaid, specifically Managed Care, was a hot topic of conversation. We’ve heard this echoed at many conferences this spring as nearly all 50 states are having some discussion about moving the I/DD system into Managed Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS). […]

  • THINK TANK | Approaching Uncertainty: Policy Thoughts from Leaders in the Field

    June 6th, 2017

    by Laura Nuss, Senior Advisor, Foothold Technology June 6, 2017 ANCOR’s annual conference enjoyed record attendance this year as the I/DD provider community approaches the uncertainties swirling around the Affordable Care Act and other federal regulations under attack in Washington, DC. From rolling back impacts of the Department of Labor’s new overtime rules, to changes […]

  • Supportive Housing Resource Exchange and the CSH Summit

    June 1st, 2017

    For the third year in a row, Foothold Technology had the honor of partnering with the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) on their annual Supportive Housing Summit. Foothold’s primary purpose at the event is to host an in-person version of our online Supportive Housing Resource Exchange, which acts as a forum for Supportive Housing providers […]