Health and Human Services

48 articles
Top 5 Human Services Executive Stats of 2017

Top 5 Human Services Executive Stats of 2017

The DATIS 2017 Executive Priorities Survey received responses from over 400 Health and Human Services executives. Their participation enabled us to gain insight into the current challenges they face in regards to the top HR trends including Recruiting & Retention, Employee Engagement & Satisfaction, and the Drive Towards Digital. These three top trends were identified in our 2017 State of…
Five Question Fridays with Gabby Frost

Five Question Fridays with Gabby Frost

Welcome to ‘Five Question Fridays.’ This unique interview series features some of the most influential thought leaders, executives, advocates, and experts in the Health and Human Services sector. Our last guest was none other than Linda Rosenberg, President and CEO of the National Council for Behavioral Health. Linda went into detail about her role in Mental Health First Aid and…
Five Question Fridays With Linda Rosenberg

Five Question Fridays With Linda Rosenberg

Our ‘Five Question Fridays’ interview series is back this week with another exciting guest. The goal of this interview series is to talk to the brightest minds in the Health and Human Services about everything from technology to policy. In our last interview, we spoke with Dr. Lloyd Sederer, the Chief Medical Officer of the New York State Office of…
HR Software For Human Services Organizations

HR Software For Human Services Organizations

My new Amazon Echo arrived in the mail yesterday. I could not resist ordering one a few weeks ago when they were offered half-price on Amazon Prime Day. It was amazing that a device so powerful and intelligent could be set up and able to be used in a matter of minutes. Immediately my 7-year-old son and I began peppering…
Overcoming Obstacles to Success in Human Services Organizations

Overcoming Obstacles to Success in Human Services Organizations

It’s no secret that Health and Human Services agencies across the country are faced with annual budget constraints. Organizations are constantly pushed to “do more with less.” Sound familiar? State and federal aid may provide temporary relief, but agencies are expected to meet the ever-increasing demand and expectations of their services, regardless of their budget size. While budgeting restraints might…
Five Question Fridays With Dr. Lloyd Sederer

Five Question Fridays With Dr. Lloyd Sederer

Welcome to the latest installment of our ‘Five Question Fridays’ interview series. This interview series aims to discuss everything from technology to policy with some of the most respected thought leaders, executives, and advocates in the industry.  Our last guest was Glenda Wrenn, Director of Behavioral Health for the Kennedy-Satcher Center for Mental Health Equity, who talked about the current…
Stay Away from Remote Software Implementations

Stay Away from Remote Software Implementations

Today’s Health and Human Services executives are constantly on the lookout for different ways to make their organizations more efficient and effective. As innovation becomes a requirement to keep up with the increase in demand for services, a great number of organizations are on the verge of investing in software that would enhance their internal processes and allow them to…
Five Question Fridays With Dr. Glenda Wrenn

Five Question Fridays With Dr. Glenda Wrenn

This is the second installment of our ‘Five Question Fridays’ interview series. The goal of this interview series is to talk to the brightest minds in the Health and Human Services about everything from technology to policy. Last week, we spoke to the CEO of Mental Health America, Paul Gionfriddo, about the recent increase in demand for Mental Health services…
Five Question Fridays with Paul Gionfriddo

Five Question Fridays with Paul Gionfriddo

Welcome to the first installment of our ‘Five Question Fridays’ interview series, where we will be talking to some of the Health and Human Service industry’s leading thought leaders about everything from technology to policy. Check back here every Friday to learn from some of the industry’s most respected speakers, authors, executives, and experts. Our first guest is Paul Gionfriddo.…
Why Trust is the Solution to Compassion Fatigue for Healthcare Workers

Why Trust is the Solution to Compassion Fatigue for Healthcare Workers

This DATIS Blog Article, “Why Trust is the Solution to Compassion Fatigue for Healthcare Workers“, was originally posted by Kristen McCammon, Great Place to Work on June 23rd, 2017 and was reposted with permission. For most of us, going to the hospital can be stressful.  That’s why a nurse or technician who goes above and beyond to make you feel comfortable can have such a positive…