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…

April is Stress Awareness Month – here are some free resources!

April is Stress Awareness Month – here are some free resources!

Stress can be debilitating, and it can cause and/or aggravate health problems. And since stress is a normal part of human existence — especially during this past year with the pandemic looming over us and around us — it’s important to arm ourselves with knowledge so that we recognize when stress rears its ugly head….

A Look At Behavioral Health in 2021: An Interview with Joyce Kelty

Joyce Kelty, Executive Director of Behavioral Information Systems, LLC, has seen major changes in the behavioral health landscape as she helps agencies meet the challenges presented and provide best practices services to their clients. Our staff wanted to share Joyce’s perspective on the future of behavioral health, at least the near term, and asked for…

Warburg Pincus and Martis Capital Announce the Merger of Qualifacts and Credible Behavioral Health

Warburg Pincus and Martis Capital Announce the Merger of Qualifacts and Credible Behavioral Health

Behavioral Health Leaders Combine to Provide Best-in-Class Technology and Services NASHVILLE, Tenn. and ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Warburg Pincus, a leading global private equity firm focused on growth investing, and Martis Capital, a private equity firm focused exclusively on the healthcare sector, have agreed to merge their respective portfolio companies, Qualifacts and Credible…

Spotlight on Talent at BIS: Jennifer Davis is now Senior Consultant

Spotlight on Talent at BIS: Jennifer Davis is now Senior Consultant

Hello, I wanted to share some wonderful news from inside our firm. I’m pleased to announce the promotion of Jennifer Davis to the role of Senior Consultant. Jen joined Behavioral Information Systems, LLC in 2015 as a Consultant. Jen’s clinical background and expertise in the areas of workflow, process improvement, and agency best practices, along…

Behavioral Health EHR Customers Report Lowest Satisfaction Scores

Behavioral Health EHR Customers Report Lowest Satisfaction Scores

Source: https://ehrintelligence.com/news/behavioral-health-ehr-customers-report-lowest-satisfaction-scores April 08, 2020 – The majority of customers using a behavioral health EHR vendor are highly dissatisfied with the overall product, according to a recent KLAS report. Behavioral health issues are an underfunded and overlooked area of the healthcare industry, forcing the need for more comprehensive software solutions. Of the seven vendors that were scored, all…

News & Resources in the Wake of COVID-19 for Behavioral Health Providers

News & Resources in the Wake of COVID-19 for Behavioral Health Providers

We’re re-sharing this incredible list of resources compiled by our friends at the NHPA. News & Resources in the Wake of COVID-19 for Behavioral Health Providers Update 4/17/20 Supporting People with Substance Use Disorder in NH during the Pandemic – The NH Center for Excellence/JSI in collaboration with the Healthcare Task Force of the NH Governor’s Commission on Alcohol…

Massachusetts Attorney General Announces Agreements To Expand Access To Behavioral Health Services

Massachusetts Attorney General Announces Agreements To Expand Access To Behavioral Health Services

Washington, D.C., March 4, 2020 – Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey last week announced an agreement between five health insurance companies and two companies that manage behavioral health coverage for insurers that will provide improved access to behavioral health services for more than one million residents in the state and modify how reimbursement rates are…

Capital Corner: An Update From Mental Health First Aid

Capital Corner: An Update From Mental Health First Aid

We’ll be covering more finance news in the behavioral health industry on our blog. Today we’re sharing some great news from the mental health funding world. “In late December, the federal government appropriated nearly $23 million in funding for Mental Health First Aid projects in FY 2020. Grant applications are now available, and we encourage…