Future goals for the Shawnee Mental Health mental health-primary care program include adding two additional full-time nurse practitioners and a part-time physician. Shawnee is also preparing to qualify for Medicaid incentive funds for Meaningful Use of an EHR based on their use of Netsmart solutions.
"We're most proud that our clients have regular, consistent contact with mental and physical health care experts in whom they trust, and that we're seeing tangible results from this integrated program," said Thacker.
About Netsmart Technologies, Inc.
Netsmart Technologies is an established, leading supplier of enterprise software and software as a service (SaaS) solutions for health and human services providers. More than 18,000 customer organizations, including 350,000 care providers and 40 state systems, use Netsmart products to help improve the quality of life for millions of people each year.
Netsmart customers include mental health and substance abuse treatment agencies, psychiatric hospitals, private and group mental health practices, public health departments, vital records offices and managed care organizations. Netsmart's products are full-featured information systems that operate on a variety of operating systems, hardware platforms, and mobile devices, and offer unlimited scalability.
Netsmart provides expertise and solutions that help its customers meet all the criteria for "meaningful use" of an Electronic Health Record (EHR) under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. These include experience in electronic hea
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