We provide a uniquely informed starting point for improving outcomes for children, families and communities by regularly convening thought leaders and distilling the latest
thinking about human service integration and interoperability.
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Human Services 2.0
Through innovative and customized consulting processes and hands-on training
workshops, we mesh consumer-centric insight with proven business and technology
practices to drive cross-program and cross-agency linkages among federal, state,
county and nonprofit organizations.
To support federal, state, and county leaders we research and collect
outstanding examples of innovative and emerging interoperability efforts
nationwide and make them readily available to the community.
Featured Video Of The Month
Bryan Sivak, DHHS CTO, speaks on experimentation, entrepreneurship, and open data at the 8th Annual SOC Symposium.
Author: Paul WormeliThroughout the developed world, and at all levels of government, the latest explosive innovation linked to government use of IT is the rush to make government data open. Particularly in larger cities in the U.S. and Europe, state and local governments are finding more and more datasets never heretofore made public and are publishing these new sources of information that may be relevant to solving important social problems. MORE»
Learn more about the Stewards of Change Institute’s 8th
Annual Symposium, held in collaboration with Johns Hopkins
University on June 10 – 12, 2013. Artifacts including session
slides, video, and graphic are now available on our site.
For leaders seeking new approaches and methodologies to move their organizations toward interoperable and integrated information resources, we are very pleased to offer HS 2.0: Getting Started on the Road to Interoperability.
Learn more about the Stewards of Change 7th Annual Symposium
held in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins University. The
symposium primer is posted on the site. We plan to post all
presentations, videos and graphics soon.
View video highlights from the symposium.
All presentations, videos, and graphics now available.
SOC’s ongoing work on a proposed electronic health and human
services record was an outgrowth of the recent statewide
conference co-hosted by the California Judicial Council, Blue
Ribbon Commission on Children in Foster Care, California
Department of Health and Human Services and Stuart Foundation.
Distinguish between the myths and realities of
confidentiality and information-sharing rules, with insights
from this groundbreaking think tank.
Stewards of Change introduced Human Services 2.0 –
InterOptimability approach to the Administration for
Children and Families and provides ongoing implementation
The National Interoperability Community of Practice, hosted by Stewards of Change, is a collaborative site where colleagues across health, education and human services come together to create and support a national interoperability vision and strategy. We hope you’ll find it a useful and engaging tool.MORE »
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