NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 18, 2022) — To help simplify the complexity of evaluating electronic health record (EHR) vendors for behavioral health and human services organizations, Qualifacts today announced that the 2023 edition of How to Select the Best EHR: The Guide for Behavioral Healthcare Executives is now available online.
This 67-page manual, How to Select the Best EHR: The Guide for Behavioral Healthcare Executives is designed to help organizations feel more confident about finding the right EHR technology to meet their current and future needs. It includes helpful strategies for organizing an internal search team, identifying your data needs, building an EHR-capabilities scorecard and more. And in an effort to build upon industry-wide best practices, the guide also includes insights and proven strategies from HIT peer organizations and industry consultants.
“I consistently hear from customers that they were overwhelmed when shopping around for EHR vendors. And, they run the risk of experiencing a failed implementation which could have a lasting effect on their career,” said Robert Patten, Vice President of Implementation Services at Qualifacts. “This guide is a compilation of 20+ years of best practices we’ve learned when working with our customers to help them avoid those traps as well as successfully select and implement this technology within their unique organizations.”
In the 2023 edition, provides mobile capability considerations for community based care, details about the new workflow changes introduced with the launch of 988, as well as the growing importance of crisis response in mental health and substance abuse. The new edition has sections to help agencies navigate Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) data requirements for compliance that providers must meet in order to process claims and get paid for services. The guide also dives into Value Based Reimbursement models and the increasing popularity of the CCBHC care model and what is required for specific workflows, analytics, billing, etc.
Qualifacts is a leading provider of behavioral health software and SaaS solutions for clinical productivity, compliance and state reporting, billing, and business intelligence. Its mission is to be an innovative and trusted technology and solutions partner, enabling exceptional outcomes for its customers and those they serve. Qualifacts’ comprehensive portfolio, including the CareLogic®, Credible™, and InSync® platforms, spans and serves the entire behavioral health, rehabilitative and human services market supporting non-profit Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHC) as well as for-profit large enterprise and small business providers. Qualifacts has a loyal customer base, with more than 2,400 customers representing 75,000 providers serving more than 6 million patients. Qualifacts was recognized in the 2022 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report as having the #1 and #2 ranked Behavioral Health EHR solutions, with its Credible and CareLogic platforms, respectively.