Month: November 2015

November 24, 2015

Valant strives to improve the experience of behavioral health care professionals. Enabling clinicians through innovative software solutions not only creates positive vendor-client relationships, it contributes to the larger goal of improved population health. As such, customer feedback is very important. Valant surveyed members of its customer base in 2015; one of the purposes of the…
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November 15, 2015

The field of behavioral health is in a stage of evolution. In an era now focused on presenting value in the face of an ever-increasing caseload, many organizations are adapting in an attempt to facilitate new, more complex care models such as integrated care. The problem in the field is simple—the electronic health record (EHR)…
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November 11, 2015

The Valant Platform leads the Software Advice™ Top 5. As the behavioral healthcare industry continues its trend toward value-based care, it is important for community mental health centers to evaluate the quality of care delivered. Clinical documentation plays a key role, experts say, and a robust EHR might be the best way to go about…
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November 10, 2015

Mental and behavioral health facilities need to monitor and measure the quality of care they deliver. As administrators of these organizations well know, this is easier said than done. How does one go about evaluating the results of a large team of multidisciplinary providers treating dozens of patients a day? Experts say clinical documentation, such…
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November 4, 2015

If your vendor just answers “yes”, be careful…. A brief history of “HIPAA certified” software It’s been almost 20 years since HIPAA started a wave of technology solutions that touted HIPAA compliance as part of their value propositions. A cottage industry of HIPAA-compliant billing systems, email, and medical record systems soon grew to meet market…
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