When Behavioral Health Agencies Should Not Be Early Adopters

When Behavioral Health Agencies Should Not Be Early Adopters

At a time when behavioral health organizations are trying to find ways to improve their ability to serve clients, there is no shortage of new ideas for how to do that.  Some of these ideas will be truly transformative and help to meet the needs of clients better than ever before. Others are more like…

Why do you need a Project Manager to implement something new?

Why do you need a Project Manager to implement something new?

We at Behavioral Information Systems, LLC are proud to announce that Jennifer Davis, Senior Consultant, has passed her Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification exam!  We’ve always excelled at managing complicated EHR projects at BIS, but now Jen has completed her certification after months of hard work and is officially recognized.  Congratulations, Jen! So let’s talk…

Rise of Telehealth: Pros & Cons for Behavioral Health Agencies 

Rise of Telehealth: Pros & Cons for Behavioral Health Agencies 

Telehealth is a rapidly developing technology platform that has the potential to revolutionize health care delivery, including behavioral health. Telehealth services use electronic tools and devices to connect patients with their providers, who can monitor their condition remotely. Telecare companies provide therapeutic services for in-home monitoring, drug management programs and more. While telehealth has been…

Behavioral Information Systems, LLC is under new ownership!

2022 is going to be a big, exciting year of change for our business. It starts with the announcement that we’re now an employee-owned (and women-owned) company! First and foremost, we are thrilled to continue with the business that we have built over the last three decades. We work tirelessly to help our clients with…

Why you need a project manager for your EHR implementation

Why you need a project manager for your EHR implementation

EHR selection and implementation is a long, daunting, complicated process. It’s even more difficult if your company decides to “go it alone” without the help of an expert project manager who has been there before. Knowing the potential pitfalls, setbacks, and disruptions  is a critical part of a smooth implementation process. Project Managers can see…

Five Best Practices to Help Your Remote Audit Run Smoothly

Five Best Practices to Help Your Remote Audit Run Smoothly

Article Source: https://www.asaecenter.org/resources/articles/an_plus/2021/may/five-best-practices-to-help-your-remote-audit-run-smoothly Like so many other fields, financial auditors began working remotely during the pandemic. While audits used to happen in your office, the switch to virtual can be efficient if organizations and auditors follow a few simple best practices. It has been more than a year since we all had to learn how…

FBI Issues Alert Over Ransomware Attacks Targeting Healthcare Systems

FBI Issues Alert Over Ransomware Attacks Targeting Healthcare Systems

Source: https://www.cpomagazine.com/cyber-security/fbi-issues-alert-over-increased-conti-ransomware-attacks-targeting-the-healthcare-system-and-first-responder-networks/ The FBI says that the Conti ransomware group targeted at least 16 U.S. healthcare and first-responder networks. These victims are among over 400 organizations worldwide victimized by Conti, with 290 being in the United States. The global healthcare system experienced increased attacks from various ransomware gangs during the pandemic. Conti is just among more than a…