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Lawrence County Drug & Alcohol Commission, Inc. chooses Celerity for their EMR Solution

Buffalo, NY (February 6, 2016) – Celerity LLC, the nation’s fastest growing software provider for chemical dependency and mental health treatment providers, welcomes another partner in Pennsylvania, Lawrence County Drug & Alcohol Commission, Inc. CAM, currently used by over 150 facilities in 32 states with over 4,000 users daily, is an ONC certified, low-cost, highly effective solution to reduce the amount of time a clinician spends on paperwork and creates greater operational efficiencies facility wide.

Their mission statement is “The Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol Commission is committed to ensuring that quality drug and alcohol prevention, intervention and treatment services are provided for Lawrence County residents and to developing innovative programs to meet the needs of our community.” They offer several services which include Administration, Case Management, Prevention/Education, Student Assistance Program, Kauffman’s Korner and Recovery Support Services. Those services are internal but at LCDAC,Inc. they also contract to offer out-of-county services which includes Intervention, Halfway House, Inpatient Non-Hospital Detox & Residential, Intensive Outpatient, Methadone Maintenance, Outpatient and Partial Hospitalization.

With all the services LCDAC, Inc. offer there is a service for anyone who needs assistance. With Case Management services a case manager will make the necessary referral arrangements to a licensed drug and alcohol provider and assist the individual throughout the treatment process. Student Assistance Program assists schools in identifying any issues that may be going on in the school district and assist them to determine what the next steps should be. Kauffman’s Korner is a drug and alcohol free safe environment that supports the recovery community by connecting individuals new to recovery with those who have experience in recovery. At LCDAC, Inc. under their Prevention/educational services they offer Classroom education, educational programs for school personnel, businesses, parents, etc. Also, they offer Camp R.O.C.K. which is a summer day camp and Recovery support services that is peer-based and may help with GED, housing, medical, and much more.

Peter Labaki, President of Celerity LLC stated, “We at Celerity are proud to be partners with Lawrence County Drug & Alcohol Commission, Inc. and their goal of supporting and strengthening their community. We are extremely grateful to be working with the dedicated team at Lawrence County Drug & Alcohol Commission, Inc.”

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New Hope Manor chooses Celerity for their EMR Solution

Buffalo, NY (January 6, 2016) – Celerity LLC, the nation’s fastest growing software provider for chemical dependency and mental health treatment providers, welcomes another partner in New York, New Hope Manor. CAM, currently used by over 150 facilities in 32 states with over 4,000 users daily, is an ONC certified, low-cost, highly effective solution to reduce the amount of time a clinician spends on paperwork and creates greater operational efficiencies facility wide.

New Hope Manor has two facilities, an Intensive Residential Program in Barryville, NY and a Community Residence in Poughkeepsie, NY. They offer an all-female, residential substance abuse treatment with variable lengths of stay with programs designed to promote greater self-respect, self-worth, and the ability to care for oneself and enter into healthy relationships all with the help of their caring staff.

At New Hope Manor Barryville they operate research-based services that helps women reclaim their lives regardless of their past treatment history. At New Hope Barryville location residences offer women, pregnant women, and women with infants and toddlers designed to meet the unique needs of each individual. Some of their services that are offered are Individualized Counseling and Treatment Planning, Group and Family Therapy, Mother-infant Program which includes Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery, Pre-natal Care, WIC program, Pediatric Care and more. They also offer a Licensed Children’s Resource room where the staff provides care while mother’s participate in treatment, Spiritual Development with transportation provided, Assistance in accessing resources like social services, food stamps, public assistance etc. At New Hope Barryville location they also offer Recreation, Hobby and Leisure activities to help improve coordination and general physical condition and of course Individualized Educational and Vocational Training which includes courses in computers, career planning and much more.

Their New Hope Poughkeepsie residence location also offers women, pregnant women, and women with infants and toddlers many services. Women participate in work, volunteer services, outpatient programs and other activities in the local community. The services that New Hope Poughkeepsie offers are Individualized Counseling and Treatment Planning like cognitive, motivational, research based treatment with a focus on changing thinking, feelings, and habits. Also offered are Group and Educational Seminars, non-confrontational environment with a home-like atmosphere, Group and Family Therapy, Psychiatric Services and Medication Management, Vocational Counseling and Career Coaching and also assisting clients with accessing services available in the community. As you can see between the two locations there is multiple services for women who need help with a variety of different services that are offered.

Peter Labaki, President of Celerity LLC stated, “We at Celerity are proud to be partners with New Hope Manor and their goal of supporting and strengthening families. We are extremely grateful to be working with the dedicated team at New Hope Manor.”

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Employee Assistance Resource Services has Selected Celerity’s CAM for their EMR Solution

Buffalo, NY (July 14, 2015) – Celerity LLC, the nation’s fastest growing software provider for chemical dependency and mental health treatment providers, welcomes another partner in New York, Employee Assistance Resource Services, Inc. (EARS Drug Abuse Outpatient). CAM, currently used by over 150 facilities in 32 states with over 4,000 daily users, is a low-cost highly effective solution to reduce the amount of time a clinician spends on paperwork and creates greater operational efficiencies facility wide.

Substance abuse is viewed by the medical community as a long term illness and most treatment services are often designed specifically for the patient. Since physical changes occur within the brain when a person becomes addicted, overcoming the illness can be a long and uphill battle. Employee Assistance Resource Services, Inc. is a drug or alcohol rehabilitation center with a primary focus on substance abuse treatment based in Smithtown, New York. EARS provides outpatient services and have special groups and programs for adolescents, persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, DUI and DWI offenders and criminal justice groups. At EARS they also provide buprenorphine services which can be used to manage opioid dependence. They are there to help with outpatient services through classes, visits, or group meetings and will assist you with recovery.

Peter Labaki, President of Celerity LLC quoted, “Our partnership with Employee Assistance Resource Services and their dedicated staff reinforces our commitment to helping those that need help receive the highest quality care possible.

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Serenity Light Recovery has Selected Celerity’s CAM for their EMR Solution

Buffalo, NY (July 13, 2015) – Celerity LLC, the nation’s fastest growing software provider for chemical dependency and mental health treatment providers, welcomes another partner in Texas, Serenity Light Recovery. CAM, currently used by over 150 facilities in 32 states with over 4,000 daily users, is a low-cost highly effective solution to reduce the amount of time a clinician spends on paperwork and creates greater operational efficiencies facility wide.

“Addiction does not discriminate no matter what race, childhood background, family life, or relationship you are in. Addiction can happen to you.” At Serenity Light Recovery they understand this and believe strongly in group counseling so that addicts can meet other people with the same problems and can hear their struggles as well as their successes so that they can understand that they are not alone and that there other people who have overcome their issues with addiction. In an effort to keep their outlook and efforts fresh they are constantly looking for ways to develop resources within their programs that will separate their clients from the very root of their addictions.

Serenity Light Recovery offers many programs such as 12 step programs, faith based studies, family programs, relapse prevention programs, trigger awareness programs, veteran programs and dual diagnosis programs. With so many programs there to help fight your addiction whether you like to use the system based on Alcoholics Anonymous, looking to incorporate faith to help you overcome your problems, or have a loved one that is fighting addiction and would like to be involved in supporting them on their path to recovery there is something in anyone of their programs that will assist you in your recovery process.

Peter Labaki, President of Celerity LLC quoted, “Our partnership with Serenity Light Recovery and their dedicated staff reinforces our commitment to helping those that need help receive the highest quality care possible.”

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The Bridge, Inc. has Selected Celerity’s CAM for their EMR Solution

Buffalo, NY (July 10, 2015) – Celerity LLC, the nation’s fastest growing software provider for chemical dependency and mental health treatment providers, welcomes another partner in Nebraska, The Bridge, Inc. CAM, currently used by over 150 facilities in 32 states with over 4,000 daily users, is a low-cost highly effective solution to reduce the amount of time a clinician spends on paperwork and creates greater operational efficiencies facility wide.

The mission of The Bridge, Inc. is “to provide a holistic substance abuse recovery program for women and their families in a safe and nurturing environment.” Treatment is for adult women who have struggled with alcohol and or chemical dependency and have failed attempts at treatment. Treatment is approximately 12 months in a therapeutic, transitional setting in a residential area of Hastings, Nebraska. The Bridge provides daily living in a family atmosphere that helps individual develop a sense of normalcy and community in a non-threatening environment that is alcohol and chemical-free.

At The Bridge all programs and services are carried out by the Director, counselors and support staff and they are available to residents 24 hours a day. Treatment is directed toward overcoming the lack of awareness of the effects of substance related problems on an individual’s life, as well as enhancing an individual’s readiness to change. The program provides psychological skill building long-term, highly structured set of peer-oriented treatment activities but are also aimed at treating each resident as an individual with individual needs.

Peter Labaki, President of Celerity LLC quoted, “We are extremely grateful and proud to be working with the very fine people at The Bridge and helping them with their mission of supporting clients in applying new skills to live a chemically free life by providing around the clock accountability.”