The FAMCare Blog

Workflow Wizard #1 - The Case Alert Wizard

Posted by George Ritacco on May 27, 2015 11:31:00 AM

In this video we show you Workflow Wizard #1 - The Case Alert Wizard and how to systematically create and "set" case alerts to trigger on important events or situations - notifying and helping to keep caseworkers on track!

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Topics: Videos

HOW TO: Audit Records in FAMCare

Posted by George Ritacco on May 27, 2015 11:11:00 AM
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Topics: Videos

A Tiny House with Big Ideas

Posted by George Ritacco on May 26, 2015 12:49:00 PM

As promised, I will tell a social worker success story every month to balance out the problem solving tone of most of my blog posts. 

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Topics: Social Services Industry News

It's High Time - Nonprofits on Social Media

Posted by George Ritacco on May 19, 2015 1:03:00 PM
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Topics: Fundraising Ideas, FAMCare Tips and Tools

Productivity - Our Most Important Product

Posted by George Ritacco on May 12, 2015 1:11:00 PM

Social Service Agencies, both governmental and non-profit, are currently studying the productivity of their case workers. As caseloads increase and budgets restrict hiring, productivity is becoming topic number one. Agency management is desperately trying to isolate the working conditions that impede efficient work flow and demoralize an already overworked staff. 

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Topics: Global Vision Technologies, Government, FAMCare Tips and Tools

Celebrating Our Mothers

Posted by George Ritacco on May 8, 2015 1:44:00 PM

Moms should truly be celebrated 365 days out of the year, but Mother's Day gives us the opportunity to really show them our appreciation.

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Topics: Global Vision Technologies, Foster Care, Adoption, Elderly/Aging Long Term Care

A FREE Report by Software Advice for Nonprofits

Posted by George Ritacco on May 7, 2015 1:30:00 PM
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Topics: Special Reports, Technology Speak

Giving Respect - Where it's Needed Most

Posted by George Ritacco on May 5, 2015 1:00:00 PM

“I Get No Respect I tell Ya… I Get No Respect” 

It seems that most people only think about social workers when the media runs another story about a child dying at the hands of their neglectful or abusive parents. Every time, the authorities are judged to have failed, the social worker is usually at the front of the queue as the blame is assigned. Although public services need to be held to account, these tragedies make easy headlines and it is too simplistic to always lay the fault at the foot of an individual social worker. 

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Topics: Social Services Industry News