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Foster care agency goes mobile with Capriza
This article is part of the Access issue of May 2017, Vol. 1, No. 3
The IT pro: Sarah Hemmerling is a business IT program manager at KVC Health Systems, a foster care contractor in Olathe, Kan. Sarah Hemmerling The problem: KVC is the legal guardian of more than 3,500 children and must report incidents that occur -- emergency room visits or car accidents, for example -- to the state within 24 hours. Employees who file and approve these reports require quick and easy access to the company's legacy software no matter where they are or what time of day it is. The strategy: KVC used mobile app development software from Capriza to mobilize its desktop application. Capriza built an initial mobile app -- with all the functionality of the desktop app -- to get the nonprofit started right away. The vendor also trained KVC's IT staff on how to build more with its no-code software. KVC has since built 13 additional apps for many different purposes. The result: KVC uses the app for about half of the four to five critical incidents it reports daily. An employee creates a report and sends it to his or her ...
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