County HHS Using App to Gather Data, Track Child-Welfare Cases
The program, called Traverse, has drawn praise from Yuba County officials, who say it will help caseworkers do their jobs more efficiently while helping with data gathering, sharing and storage.
Yuba County Health and Human Services is investing in new technology with an app called Traverse, which uses artificial intelligence to gather and document key case information that child-welfare caseworkers use to make critical decisions.
Caseworkers will use the Web-based app in the office to scan and upload documents and a companion app to easily take photos and complete forms during home visits. All the data and content is automatically...