• Playing With the House’s Money: How to Work With Instead of Against Your Funders

    March 16th, 2017

    Seven Nevada Agencies Found An Electronic Health Record (EHR) to Streamline Workflows and Meet Funder Requirements The state of Nevada’s Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment Agency (SAPTA) requires agencies providing alcohol and substance use treatment and support services to upload demographics data known as TEDS (Treatment Episode Data Set). While sharing data with state and […]

  • 2017 Foothold Technology Impact Prize – Call for Nominations

    March 14th, 2017

    Foothold Technology is a company dedicated to transforming the way human service organizations operate. We work to empower our clients and we have profound respect for the work they do. We share our passion for technology with human service organizations that work to improve people’s lives. For the last two years, Foothold Technology has sponsored […]

  • THINK TANK | Three Lasting Impressions from HIMSS17

    March 9th, 2017

    by David Bucciferro, Senior Advisor, Foothold TechnologyMarch 9, 2017 Last month I had the pleasure of spending four days at HIMSS17, the annual conference of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society. Nearly 50,000 clinicians, IT professionals, educators, researchers, government officials, and vendors were in attendance. The conference offers attendees time to see and hear […]

  • THINK TANK | Dispatches from the HIMSS 2017 Conference:

    March 6th, 2017

    The Intersect of FHIR, LTPAC and Behavioral Health Data by Marlowe Greenberg, CEO, Foothold TechnologyMarch 6, 2017 As I’ve written before, we know there are challenges and opportunities related to care coordination in an ever-evolving landscape. At the annual HIMSS conference, which I attended last month, Foothold Technology had the chance to continue our conversations […]

  • Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

    March 1st, 2017

    Celebrating Life Side by Side by Jeremiah Dameron, Foothold TechnologyMarch 1, 2017 Since 1987, providers, individuals, and communities have used the month of March to launch public awareness campaigns in support of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. It’s an important collaborative effort and one Foothold Technology fully supports. Last year we launched our Voices of the […]

  • The Use of AWARDS at I/DD Provider Agencies Continues to Grow From Coast to Coast

    February 22nd, 2017

    by Jeremiah Dameron, Foothold TechnologyFebruary 22, 2017 Foothold Technology is honored to have assisted providers supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) for more than a decade. Over the last few years, we’ve continued to build on our success and expand the ways in which we support I/DD providers by adding new functionality to […]

  • ANCOR and Foothold Technology Announce Gold Partnership

    January 18th, 2017

    Electronic Record software for human service providers offered to ANCOR Members “We’re excited that Foothold has joined ANCOR as a Gold Partner,” said ANCOR CEO Barbara Merrill. “For over 16 years Foothold has served the I/DD community as an Electronic Record, EHR vendor and human services software provider with its web-based software AWARDS. We know […]

  • Using Data to Make a Difference: Addressing Homelessness in Vermont

    January 4th, 2017

    by Erin McDonnell, Implementation Consultant, Foothold Technology December 20, 2016 We continue to read stories across the country describing individuals experiencing homelessness and the complex behavioral health issues which often accompany those without stable permanent housing. We also hear stories of success coming out of states like Florida, which recently reported its largest homeless decrease […]

  • What Now? Post-Election Resources for the Behavioral Health Community

    January 4th, 2017

    by Ivy Raff, Implementation Consultant, Foothold Technology December 13, 2016 As a long-time ally of the behavioral health provider community, our thoughts quickly turned to our agency partners as the presidential election results became final. The incoming administration has promised large changes to federal human services spending. While the scope and timelines aren’t yet clear, […]

  • Recovery at the Crossroads

    January 4th, 2017

    Guest blogger, Harvey RosenthalExecutive Director, New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services (NYAPRS) December 6, 2016 Our mental health system and community are currently engaged in a period of unprecedented change of such scope and speed that it has raised critical questions about the future of our recovery, rehabilitation and rights movement. Will the enhanced […]