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Welcome to the FreshTrak Blog.  Here you'll find compelling articles about all of the work being done by users of FreshTrak.  Look for tips and tricks, system updates, data insights, Food Is Health information and partner highlights.

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What is Alternate ID?

Inside FreshTrak: Service alternate ID is another way to find households that is faster and more efficient than other methods of search.

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FreshTrak:Updates

FreshTrak:Features

Feeding America’s Support for FreshTrak

Feeding America’s Support for FreshTrak

We are delighted to share with you that Feeding America has agreed to take FreshTrak to the next level! FreshTrak will be available as a free Service Insights tool for the entire Feeding America Network.

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Creating a digital relationship – FreshTrak:Public

Creating a digital relationship – FreshTrak:Public

For the first time, we are able to work one-on-one with each customer and help that individual get full use of our network and partnerships through our mobile responsive web-based platform FreshTrak:Public. Struggling households have the ability to find the help that best meets a variety of needs and sign up for services ahead of time. Most importantly, these tools allow everyone to stay safe during the pandemic by reducing the need to meet in-person while still collecting high quality information.

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Our Introduction: Past and Future

Our Introduction: Past and Future

PantryTrak is a leader in food pantry software. Our work prioritizes two things: putting the person in need first and gathering accurate data. The next phase is in the rebranding of PantryTrak to FreshTrak and the addition of several new feature sets.

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FreshTrak:Haks (tips & tricks)

What is Alternate ID?

What is Alternate ID?

Inside FreshTrak: Service alternate ID is another way to find households that is faster and more efficient than other methods of search.

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FreshTrak:Health

Food and Telehealth – a pandemic outcome connecting more people to healthy food

Food and Telehealth – a pandemic outcome connecting more people to healthy food

The Mid-Ohio Farmacy program and partners move to telehealth enrollment in response to Covid. Remote enrollment allows for continuity of care for patients during times when we cannot meet in person. It also allows for increased access for patients that do not have access to transportation but do have access to a smartphone or other technology to reach their medical provider.

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Looking at the Whole Picture

Looking at the Whole Picture

Addressing social determinants of health is critical to making significant and measurable improvements in individual health outcomes. The connection between food insecurity and health has been widely documented, and we know that people who are living in poverty are more likely to have poor health outcomes.

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Food Is Health

Food Is Health

Mid-Ohio Farmacy and FreshTrak sought to create a closed loop referral system and bring health providers, patients, and food bank agency partners together to improve health and address food insecurity, specifically through access to produce.

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FreshTrak:Focus

The Power of Statistics in Extraordinary Times

The Power of Statistics in Extraordinary Times

The Power of Statistics in Extraordinary Times. Data collected through FreshTrak can be used to provide trends for MOFC and its partner agencies. The trend of an increased need for food is clear indicating food insecurity is on the upswing.

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Using Data to Mythbust

Using Data to Mythbust

For a decade we have used the data gathered from FreshTrak to help educate ourselves and our communities about the truths of our customers and to help disprove prevailing myths.

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