What is CAREAPP?
A new initiative led by the Howard County Health Department that aims to improve community service navigation by assisting Howard County residents with accessing social support services and resources.
CAREAPP is powered by Healthify, a web-based platform that features:
a live, searchable Howard County resource database
a needs assessment screening tool;
a bi-directional referral tracking system; and
data analytics that will be used by a network of partner organizations in the County.
Who can use CAREAPP?
A network of participating providers within governmental and community-based organizations who link County residents to critical resources & support - such as health, access to care, transportation, education, employment, food assistance and housing.
How does CAREAPP help our community?
CAREAPP enables providers to communicate at the time of the visit by:
Linking vulnerable clients to critical resources & support
Enhancing care coordination processes
Identifying unmet health and social needs in the community