The Return of the FUTURES!

If you’ve been around the Netsmart campus this week, you might notice a few new and friendly faces! This week, we are very excited to welcome 33 students to our Overland Park, KS and Great River, NY campuses for our 10-week “FUTURES Experience” summer internship program. Of those 33, we have eight FUTURES returning for a second year! Check out why each of them is back for round two:

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Get In-the-Know – What to Expect When You Apply at Netsmart

We know that sometimes the jobs search can be a little tedious. Networking, resumes, applications, phone interviews, face-to-face interviews, thank you notes – there’s a lot to keep track of. You may have applied to companies and haven’t heard anything or don’t know where you stand in the process. It can be confusing and frustrating.

At Netsmart, we want to keep our recruitment process clear and easy to understand, so you’re not left hanging in job-search limbo. Just like you’re trying to find the perfect company for you, we want to find the perfect fit for our candidates. We want your experience with us to be a positive one!

We are excited that you may be considering applying to Netsmart to join our family of more than 1,300 associates. Watch below as one of our awesome Netsmart Talent Acquisition Specialists Ashley DeMond, gives a brief overview of what a typical candidate experience may be during our recruitment process so you can know what to expect from us.

To learn more about the career opportunities at Netsmart and to join our Talent Network, visit our Careers page by clicking here.

Walk The Walk, Talk The Talk – Netsmart Associates Become Mental Health First Aid Instructors

CPR. We’re all aware of this vital, life-saving technique. It is a training many of us have learned at some point in life – in Boy Scouts, after school programs or first aid training because it is a simple way to potentially save someone’s life. But, what if there was a health issue that affected more people than heart attacks and only 1 million people across the United States knew how to save someone from it?

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Tricia (left) and Julie at their Mental Health First Aid training.

Mental illness affects more than 43.8 million adults. That number continues to grow, creating a significant need to prepare individuals to know how to help in mental health emergencies. Managed and operated by the National Council for Behavioral Health and the Missouri Department of Mental Health, Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an 8-hour course that gives people the skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.

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To Be a Netsmart Superhero: Be a Buddy, Not a Bully

We welcomed more than 75 superheroes from second through eighth grade on April 27 to our Overland Park, KS, and Great River, NY campuses for National Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day. We showed them our awesome office space and talked about how being a buddy is about being empowered to stand up to bullies or for those who are being bullied. We also got some great ideas from our guests about how to find our superhero strength to fight for what’s right!

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Parents and their superheroes enjoyed a delicious pancake breakfast, mingled with each other and compared super powers.

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Meet Mary Gannon – Netmart’s Chief Nursing Officer

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At Netmart, we have talented, experienced associates and we’re proud of it. The first installation of our “Meet the Clinicians” series focuses on Mary Gannon, our Chief Nursing Officer and Director, Product Management. Mary is one of many associates who bring lots of experience and insight to Netsmart which provides us the opportunity to develop our solutions for real-life, everyday use. Learn more about Mary and her incredible experience on CareThreads.

ICYMI – Overland Park Goody Delivery Featured on Kansas City News

Each week, a group of individuals with Heartstrings Community Foundation stops by our Overland Park, Kan., office to give our associates a chance to indulge in tasty treats. Their Goody Delivery service visits the office on Wednesdays and the program provides an opportunity for individuals with developmental disabilities to work and develop skills for everyday life. Check out their segment on KSHB!

Netsmart Gives Nod to Female Technology Pioneer

It’s no secret that Ngrace_hopperetsmart takes pride in being a leader in providing electronic health record solutions to human services and post-acute communities. We strive every day to move forward on our path to success and aim to remain aware of how history has grown and shaped our industry. As part of this understanding, we have honored a variety of ground-breaking individuals in the fields of technology and science in our Netsmart offices. Among those pioneers is notable Navy Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper. She was a true asset to public service and to the development of modern technology and we’re proud to honor her.

Check out our feature about Hopper and her tremendous contributions to our industry on CareThreads.

 

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