Entries by CareDirector

The Better Child Welfare Solution at the ISM Conference 2019

CareDirector, the Better Child Welfare Solution will be exhibiting at ISM 2019 in Milwaukee, WI from 22-25th September.  You will have an opportunity to see a demo of our better CCWIS solution for Child Welfare agencies at our booth – No. 204. This is a great opportunity to meet some of our team who recently […]

Family First Prevention Services Act

  Across the nation, child abuse prevention has long been recognized as critical to ensuring safe, stable and nurturing relationships and environments for children and families. To this end, child welfare agencies and lawmakers alike have sought to adopt and/or enact many prevention strategies and programs.  These include the Safe Haven Act, Home Visitation, Nurturing […]

BETTER CONNECTIVITY THROUGH INTEROPERABILITY

Systems of care, multi-disciplinary teams, family response assessments: significant undertakings within child welfare, are all woven together with a consistent, unifying thread. They are models of child welfare practice that seek to gain a complete view of a child, youth and his/her family. This guides decision making and better outcomes. Another vital way such practices […]

The Better CCWIS Solution at the HHS Summit

CareDirector accelerates CCWIS development and delivery of functional value to users, while at the same time lowering risk. Deploying CCWIS with CareDirector as a human services platform accelerator to Dynamics is a more economical, efficient and effective technology than alternatives such as a pure development approach. See the better CCWIS Solution for yourself at the […]

CareDirector Connect Webinar: Mobile Functionality

CareDirector recently held a 30-minute webinar of CareDirector Connect, a modular mobile solution that can empower case workers to access and collect data in the field, directly from the source which improves overall data quality. This online tour will review mobile functionality including: Managing appointments and alerts Access to offline and online information of household Taking […]

5 Lessons for developing a mobile workforce

Over the past five years or so, mobile capability has become an important consideration by health and human service agencies to enable their workers to function more efficiently while in the field. For caseworkers, their office is essentially everywhere so they need to be able to access vital information anywhere, any time. CareDirector Connect is a […]

Case workers want mobile technology

Despite overwhelming availability of modern mobile technology in one’s private life, professionally, most child welfare workers do not have access to basic case and client information in the field. This continues to affect their ability to effectively serve children, youth and families while keeping up with the burden of case documentation. In recent years, workforce […]

5 lessons for implementing predictive analytics in child welfare

In child welfare, one problem is the accurate identification of children at risk of maltreatment, work that requires a gauge of not only immediate risk, but also the future likelihood of harm. Predictive risk modeling (PRM) offers new and exciting chances to solve entrenched problems like this. PRM enables child welfare staff to identify earlier […]

Artificial Intelligence taking China by storm

Artificial intelligence (AI) seems poised to transform healthcare all over the world, especially in China. Developing the systems that power artificial intelligence requires correlating thousands of variables spanning patient medical data and then developing software that can identify related trends among these variables and predict medical outcomes. In China, this poses a challenge: there’s a shortage […]

How Chile’s IT architecture is transforming its healthcare

Not long ago, more than 1,000 remote medical facilities in Chile lacked connectivity and many of its healthcare systems could not easily interoperate. To change this, Soledad Munoz Lopez, the CIO of Chile’s Ministry of Health (MINSAL), developed a new approach to IT architecture. Ms. Lopez implemented an API-based architecture. The API architecture dovetails into […]