Harmony Information Systems Announces Availability of Enhanced Adult Protective Services Solution

Latest Edition Improves Usability and Enables Seamless Integration between Harmony for APS and Harmony for Aging

RESTON,  VA – August 17, 2010 – Harmony Information Systems Inc., the leader in integrated health and human services management, announced today that a new version of Harmony for Adult Protective Services (APS) is now generally available.  This latest release of Harmony for APS improves overall usability and enables the alignment of adult protective services and aging services organizations through seamless, secure integration of Harmony for APS and Harmony for Aging.

Harmony for APS is a comprehensive on-demand case management system for state and county adult protective services organizations that meets their full range of requirements. With Harmony for APS, organizations can reduce the risk of a catastrophe involving case participants through tools and reports that detect problems and prompt corrective action.

“The newest release of Harmony for APS adds significant user productivity improvements and enables the vast network of Harmony for Aging customers to easily and securely integrate existing Harmony for Aging systems with Harmony for APS,” said Keith Ewell, Ph.D, director of product management for Harmony.  “Through the secure integration of these two systems, Harmony customers are able to consolidate information about senior citizens being cared for in their homes and communities with data from investigations related to reports of abuse and neglect of senior citizens and dependent adults to better serve and protect them.”

New features delivered in the latest release of Harmony for APS include:

  • Seamless and secure integration with Harmony for Aging to automate service referrals and eliminate the need for redundant data entry
  • Caseload Transfer Utility which enables bulk and individual caseload transfer
  • People Utility module to allow users to merge and edit individual records
  • Improved search functionality

The Harmony suite of solutions is rapidly becoming the standard for aging services organizations throughout the country.  Harmony for Aging is the most widely-used solution in the United States for home and community-based care and is relied on by the majority of agencies across the national aging network.  Harmony for APS, which was introduced in 2009, is already live in three state-wide deployments.  Together, these two Harmony products make up the only fully integrated suite of off-the-shelf solutions for aging services organizations and their web-based delivery model shortens implementation times, decreases upfront capital expenses and provides anywhere, anytime access by case workers.

To learn more about Harmony for APS visit: http://www.harmonyis.com/products/adult-protective-services.php.

About Harmony

Harmony Information Systems Inc., (Harmony), the leader in integrated health and human services management, provides comprehensive solutions that enable organizations to manage growing consumer case loads with existing resources. The company’s end-to-end solutions manage the delivery of care for elders and intellectually disabled persons, enabling organizations to maximize outcomes while increasing service delivery efficiency, ensuring compliance with funding requirements, and automating Medicaid waiver processes. Harmony products are used by more than 450 state, local, and private provider human service organizations to manage both traditional and consumer-directed models of service. For more information on Harmony products and solutions, visit www.harmonyis.com or call us at 866.951.2219.