Navigation Links
Netsmart Technologies Software Supports Shawnee Mental Health Center Integrated Mental Health and Primary Care Initiative
Date:11/3/2010

atient's vital signs and record all primary care services provided. A tracking report was also created with RADplus to allow the primary care staff to follow the patient's progress and outcomes over time. A care coordination letter is sent to a patient's primary care physician to inform them about the services provided by Shawnee to their patient.

"Our solutions enable the secure sharing of clinical information between mental health and primary care practitioners, which helps Shawnee Mental Health provide quality, fully-integrated care to their clients," said James L. Conway, chief executive officer, Netsmart Technologies. "As Shawnee Mental Health's technology partner, we're pleased to play a part in the success of this worthwhile, innovative project, which is having tangible positive results for the health of Shawnee's clients."

The Avatar software also lets Shawnee simplify and consolidate clinical, nursing and billing data both for primary care and mental health clients. Shawnee staff can also create and modify forms in the Avatar system; saving time and helping Shawnee maintain continuity and consistency in their processes.

The integrated care initiative was spurred in part by a study published in 2006 by the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors that indicated that, on average, people with severe mental illness die 25 years earlier than the general population. Many of the deaths are due to common conditions such as smoking-related diseases, obesity, heart disease and diabetes.

In response to this alarming trend, Shawnee Mental Health Center applied for and received a $500,000 four-year grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administrations (SAMHSA) to enhance a program that had been established earlier through a grant from The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati to provide primary healthcare services to Shawnee Mental Health Center clients with severe mental illnesses.

In the fi
'/>"/>

SOURCE Netsmart Technologies, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Lakeside Behavioral Healthcare Named Winner of First Annual Netsmart Technologies Customer Innovation Award
2. Netsmart Technologies InfoScriber™ e-Prescribing Service Receives Additional Surescripts® Certifications
3. Netsmart Technologies is First Behavioral Healthcare Software Provider to Pass Final Rule ARRA Certification Tests
4. Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Announces 2007 Second Quarter Financial Results
5. King Pharmaceuticals and Palatin Technologies Delay Immediate Plans for Phase 3 Clinical Program With Bremelanotide for Erectile Dysfunction
6. Rockwell Medical Technologies, Inc. Begins Patient Enrollment for its SFP Dose-Ranging Study
7. Rockwell Medical Technologies, Inc. Begins Dosing Patients for SFP Phase IIb Clinical Study
8. New Clinical Studies Confirm Mauna Kea Technologies Cellvizio(R) GI in Range of Procedures
9. Palatin Technologies, Inc. Reports Initiation of Human Trials for the Treatment of Congestive Heart Failure
10. Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Announces 2007 Third Quarter Financial Results
11. Senesco Technologies Initiates Preclinical Studies for Cancer Target
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2014)...  Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or "Company") (NASDAQ: ... of injectable drug delivery systems, today announced an ... facilities in response to increasing demand from pharmaceutical ... During the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2014, ... expenditures and R&D above normal quarterly investments. ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... N.Y. , July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ... -based medical device company, has announced today ... the velox CD™ Vascular Closure Device. Velox CD™ ... immediate hemostasis following percutaneous femoral procedures. The single ... broadly ranging in size from 5F to 8F.  ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... -- InnoPharma, Inc. today announced the first generic launch of ... injection), in Canada.  Olanzapine is indicated for the rapid ... schizophrenia or bipolar I mania. As the ... into an agreement with Sandoz Canada Inc., pursuant to ... market and distribute Olanzapine Injection in Canada ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Unilife Accelerates Investment to Meet Increasing Demand from New and Existing Customers 2Unilife Accelerates Investment to Meet Increasing Demand from New and Existing Customers 3Unilife Accelerates Investment to Meet Increasing Demand from New and Existing Customers 4Unilife Accelerates Investment to Meet Increasing Demand from New and Existing Customers 5Transluminal Technologies receives CE Mark approval for velox CD(TM) vascular closure device 2InnoPharma Announces Launch of Olanzapine for Injection, 10mg/vial in Canada 2
... Ill., Dec. 21, 2010 The American Veterinary Medical Association ... new federal guidelines on a useful and effective induction agent, ... making propofol a Schedule IV drug.  In a letter to ... the DEA keep this effective drug, which typically causes few ...
... Dec. 21, 2010 Based on its recent ... & Sullivan recognizes Cambridge, Mass.-based Semprus BioSciences with ... Award for Surface Functionalization Technologies . The company,s ... designed to reduce the complications associated with implanted ...
Cached Medicine Technology:AVMA Offers Important Guidance to DEA on New Controls for Induction Agent—Propofol 2Frost & Sullivan Presents the 2010 North American Enabling Technology of the Year Award for Surface Functionalization Technologies to Semprus BioSciences 2Frost & Sullivan Presents the 2010 North American Enabling Technology of the Year Award for Surface Functionalization Technologies to Semprus BioSciences 3
(Date:7/30/2014)... Daily Gossip mentions that the "Panic Away" method developed ... stop anxiety and eliminate all associated symptoms. It has been ... 150,000 people in getting their lives back. , The Panic ... system that will teach sufferers different techniques on how to ... to access, as it is available in a complex guide. ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 30, 2014 Throughout the month of ... free oral cancer screenings. Using a new technological tool ... detect the disease in its early stages. , Oral ... mouth, sinuses, throat and other areas in and around ... Epidemiology, and Ends Results (SEER) program, 30 percent of ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... VA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 ... Understanding Advanced Critical Thinking Skills and Innovative Techniques ... by Immel Resources and FDAnews**, Sept. 17-18, 2014 ... has been the #1 reason for 483 observations ... it clear: Developing a successful CAPA program has ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 30, 2014 Ticket Down is a ... in Ann Arbor, MI on Saturday, August 2nd. Two ... football will be competing on American soil on Aug. 2 when ... Ann Arbor, Mich. The home of the University of Michigan is ... most prestigious in all of American sports and has also hosted ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter ... the United States, at least 2,000 Americans die from extreme ... Heat waves, heat stroke or sun stroke caused nearly ... and 2010, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ... loss of body heat -- accounted for 63 percent of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Panic Away Review Reveals How to Stop Anxiety 2Health News:Restore Dental Offers Complimentary Oral Cancer Screenings in August 2Health News:FDAnews Workshop: Conducting Advanced Root Cause Analysis CAPA Investigations, Sept. 17-18, 2014, Raleigh, NC 2Health News:FDAnews Workshop: Conducting Advanced Root Cause Analysis CAPA Investigations, Sept. 17-18, 2014, Raleigh, NC 3Health News:FDAnews Workshop: Conducting Advanced Root Cause Analysis CAPA Investigations, Sept. 17-18, 2014, Raleigh, NC 4Health News:Manchester United vs. Real Madrid Tickets Ann Arbor: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Real Madrid vs. ManU Guinness International Champions Cup Match 2Health News:Manchester United vs. Real Madrid Tickets Ann Arbor: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Real Madrid vs. ManU Guinness International Champions Cup Match 3Health News:Manchester United vs. Real Madrid Tickets Ann Arbor: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Real Madrid vs. ManU Guinness International Champions Cup Match 4Health News: Extreme Weather Kills 2,000 in U.S. Each Year: CDC 2Health News: Extreme Weather Kills 2,000 in U.S. Each Year: CDC 3
... similar ailment experienced these subtle attacks, scientists say , , ... genetically altered to develop an Alzheimer,s-like illness undergo "silent" ... College of Medicine, the seizures may explain why some ... The seizures observed in the mice would not be ...
... Tenn., Sept. 5 NFL great Eddie George,believes there,s ... 40 to stay fit and,prevent disease -- and more ... to,undertake a six month experiment to see if he,s ... such stars as Donovan McNabb, Jerome Bettis,Reggie Wayne and ...
... 5 Your child has been,playing outside. His hands are ... a nightly ritual in millions of homes all over the ... washing isn,t just about dirt. The U.S. Centers for Disease,Control ... important,things children can do to help stay healthy. According ...
... Shipcom Wireless, Inc., a leading,global provider of ... mobility and RFID solutions, announced,today that it will ... second,generation Electronic Product Code (EPC Gen. 2) RFID ... Group,s Future Store Initiative. The Future Store ...
... Fitness Systems,based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, has been named ... which just released its,2007 Inc. 5000 ranking of ... be found on Inc. magazine,s website at ... Heartline achieved a 65.6% growth rate in ...
... Close Up TV News recognizes Dr.,David Cohen of ... and patient care. To view the Multimedia News ... and highly respected cardiologist for over 20 years,Dr. Cohen ... wide variety of new,catheter-based therapies for vascular diseases. Circulatory ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Alzheimer's Patients May Suffer 'Silent' Seizures 2Health News:Mothers Know Best: NFL Moms Team With Eddie George to Showcase a Better Way to a Healthier Lifestyle 2Health News:When Should Children Wash Their Hands? 2Health News:Shipcom Partners With DOKUMENTA for METRO's Future Store Initiative 2Health News:Shipcom Partners With DOKUMENTA for METRO's Future Store Initiative 3Health News:Heartline(R) Fitness Systems Named to Inc. Magazine's Inaugural List of the 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in U.S.... 2Health News:Video: Circulatory Care of New Jersey 2
Coolpix 4500 microscope package includes Coolpix 4500 digital camera, MDC-A relay lens and EH52 AC adapter....
... Fully automatic clinical chemistry & immunoturbidimetry ... fixed time and immunoturbidimetric methods. EOS ... batch analyzer designed to perform tests ... It can work in end point ...
... Stains for Geometric Data Hemastainer. ... Stains are quality control tested ... ensure proper staining and absence ... applications for a minimum of ...
Wright Stain Solutions...
Medicine Products: