• IN THE NEWS | Foothold Technology Senior Advisor, David Bucciferro, Has Been Named Vice-Chair of the EHRA Patient Safety Workgroup

    August 22nd, 2018

    by Jeremiah Dameron, Foothold Technology Foothold’s role with the Electronic Health Record Association (EHRA) expands as Senior Advisor David Bucciferro becomes Vice-Chair of the Patient Safety Workgroup. The Patient Safety Workgroup collaborates with member companies and key stakeholders to advance the safe use of EHRs. This group creates and disseminates best practices in key areas […]

  • Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) – Where Are We Now?

    August 13th, 2018

    Guest blog: Esme Grant Grewal, VP of Government Relations, ANCOR The American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR), the national trade association for disability service providers and a partner of Foothold Technology, was proud to lead the passage of H.R. 6042, the bill delaying the implementation of electronic visit verification.  As much as ANCOR […]

  • Our 2018 Customer Impact Prize Winners

    July 30th, 2018

    By Jeremiah Dameron, Foothold Technology Foothold Technology is proud to announce the 2018 AWARDS Impact Prize recipients. Granted annually since 2015, the Impact Prize celebrates an agency’s use of AWARDS, Foothold’s complete electronic record designed by human services for human services, to improve client services, streamline agency operations, and ultimately make a positive impact on […]

  • Foothold Goes Back to School at User’s Conference 2018

    July 24th, 2018

    By Sarah Morrison, Foothold Technology In June, the Foothold community came together for our 11th annual User’s Conference at NYU’s Kimmel Center in downtown Manhattan. Over 100 agencies using Foothold’s complete electronic record, AWARDS, joined us for a day of learning, networking, and thinking. This year’s event was focused on education. We wanted our attendees […]

  • CSH Summit 2018: Data at the Forefront of Supportive Housing

    July 19th, 2018

    By Paul Rossi, Director of Client Services, Foothold Technology CSH Summit 2018 Last month, I had the opportunity to spend a few days in Los Angeles at CSH Summit 2018. Foothold Technology hosted our interactive Supportive Housing Resource Exchange — a forum for attendees to ask questions and share resources with one another throughout the […]

  • EHRA On The Hill: My Visit to Washington DC

    July 9th, 2018

    By David Bucciferro, Senior Advisor, Foothold Technology Update 7/18: EHRA Briefing Press Release There is little debate that the opioid crisis has reached epidemic status. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse more than 115 people a day die in the United States after overdosing on opioids. The misuse of and addiction to opioids—including […]

  • Updates From Our Partner in Ohio: Behavioral Health Redesign

    June 25th, 2018

    As states approach new requirements and mandates, Foothold Technology works with its partners and customers to make sure the power and flexibility of AWARDS, our web-based electronic record for human services providers, is being used at its full potential, especially in times of change. We also know collaboration is a key component when it comes […]

  • Foothold In The Fight Against Opioid Abuse

    June 22nd, 2018

    Partnering With Others Through the HIMSS EHRA by Jeremiah Dameron, Foothold Technology As an Electronic Health Record (EHR) vendor, Foothold Technology participates in several national collaboratives convened to examine the challenges individuals and providers face in our changing landscape. Through partnerships and by collaborating with others, we share ideas on how to effectively harness the power […]

  • THINK TANK | Changes to Meaningful Use Could Bring New Opportunities

    June 1st, 2018

    By David Bucciferro, Senior Advisor, Foothold Technology For followers of health information technology news, there has been considerable buzz about the overhaul of Meaningful Use. I first heard about the change in March at the HIMSS18 Global Conference & Exhibition. In an address to the audience, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema […]

  • 5 Tips to Tackle NIMBYism in Supportive Housing

    May 22nd, 2018

    Guest Writer: Robert Friant, Managing Director External Affairs, CSH One of the biggest challenges facing affordable, supportive housing developers today is NIMBYism. Despite the clear crises in urban regions where sky-high rental costs are out of reach for many, creating homes for lower-income people can be a tough sell. The obstacles largely emanate from residents […]