Challenges With Telehealth

Over the past few weeks dozens of programs have been offering services via telehealth platforms and we expect this number to grow dramatically. We applaud providers for increasing access to care during this crisis. There are several potential gaps with telehealth that need to be addressed such as the increased risk of patient attrition, challenges…

Are You At Risk?

How are you communicating with your alumni? If you are like most treatment programs, it’s a mixture of follow up phone calls, emails, texts and social platforms. Your program may be vulnerable to several risks if you are using text and social platforms though. Risks include privacy violations, lack of continuity and the potential for…

Patient Retention and Engagement Through Rewards

We know that patient retention, engagement, and ultimately patient outcomes are important to our customers. Contingency management (CM) has been found to be effective in retaining patients, reducing substance use, and improving patient outcomes.    “A review of 15 controlled studies found that it increased the rate of abstention from opiates, cocaine, and tobacco during…

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New Feature – Assessments

The CaredFor app now contains industry standard assessments to surface actionable insights to app administrators and clinicians. Assessments play a crucial role in the treatment process, including Outcomes collection Prioritizing treatment goals Identifying strengths and problem areas Determining stage of change Gathering historical information Noting established and probably diagnoses Establishing substance use severity Determining level…