• Direct Support Professional Recognition Week

    September 14th, 2017

    by David Bucciferro, Senior Advisor, Foothold Technology September 14, 2017 Across the country, different states, politicians, and associations are celebrating and declaring this week as Direct Support Professional (DSP) Recognition Week. We think that’s awesome. We join the chorus of voices celebrating the important work of DSPs, and we’re sharing a few ways some of […]

  • Security at the Top of Your List

    September 13th, 2017

    by Marlowe Greenberg, CEO, Foothold Technology September 13, 2017 With the recent data breach at Equifax, and the probability that so many of us were among the 100 million people personally impacted, we thought this would be an opportune moment to suggest that your agency move data security up the list of organizational priorities. As […]

  • Foothold Technology Announces Customer Impact Prize Winners

    July 11th, 2017

    by Jeremiah Dameron, Foothold TechnologyJuly 11, 2017 Foothold Technology is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 AWARDS Impact Prize. Winners represent human service agencies using data and service documentation from AWARDS, Foothold’s web-based software for human services agencies, to inform decision-making, track outcomes, streamline operations, coordinate care within the communities they serve, and […]

  • Foothold Expo 2017: Expo TEN

    July 5th, 2017

    June 22, 2017 marked Foothold Technology’s tenth annual user’s conference–EXPO TEN. Foothold clients from across the country headed to NYU’s Kimmel Center in lower Manhattan for a day rich with thought, learning, networking, and even a few games. Foothold experts and partners presented on a wide range of issues relevant to today’s human services providers. […]

  • Looking Forward to the Impact Prize, Looking Back At Some Client Success Stories

    June 19th, 2017

    by Jeremiah Dameron, Foothold TechnologyJune 20, 2017 As part of our 2017 Impact Prize nomination process, the Foothold team has been reviewing submissions and stories from many of our provider agencies across the nation–stories describing how agencies are using AWARDS in impactful ways and inspirational individuals making a difference within their own communities. This year’s […]

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

    June 19th, 2017

    by Elizabeth Reina, Training Department, Foothold TechnologyJune 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 to […]

  • Learning and Sharing Best Practices for Ending Homelessness

    June 13th, 2017

    by Kelly Pickell, Senior Program Manager, Foothold TechnologyJune 14, 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 […]

  • 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, Part Three

    June 8th, 2017

    Collaboration, Collaboration, Collaboration by David Bucciferro, Senior Advisor, Foothold TechnologyJune 8, 2017 Part One | Part Two | Part Three When my travels took me to Niagara Falls for the New York State Care Management Coalition Conference, I found myself looking at the base of the falls and thought about the churning and chaos of […]

  • THINK TANK | Spring Travels Illuminate Common Themes, Part Two

    June 8th, 2017

    Adapting to Changing Mandates by David Bucciferro, Senior Advisor, Foothold TechnologyJune 8, 2017 Part One | Part Two | Part Three Like many states across the country, Ohio providers are facing a move to carved in Managed Care, Medicaid restructuring, new service initiatives, and regulatory reforms. The new directives and mandates have created anxiety, concern, […]