Grant Opportunities

BPHC Announces One-Time Funding for HIT Improvements–Applications Due July 20

BPHC announced a new supplemental funding opportunity to support existing Health Center grantees in making strategic investments in Health Information Technology enhancements.  Called Delivery System Health Information Investment, or DSHII (pronounced DISH-ee), these funds are intended to “accelerate health centers’ transition to value-based models of care, improve efforts to share and use information to support better decisions, and increase

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Fiscal Year 217 New Access Points (NAP) Funding (HRSA-17-009) separate webinars for Co-op Agreement partners and NAP Applicants

HRSA has released the FY 2017 New Access Points funding opportunity announcement (FOA). Approximately $50 million will be available for 75 awards to new and existing health centers for operational support of new primary care service delivery sites.  See http://bphc.hrsa.gov/programopportunities/fundingopportunities/NAP for NAP technical assistance (TA), including webcasts, FAQs, guides, and samples. HRSA will hold two TA calls to provide an overview

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CMS Extends Deadline for Accountable Health Communities Funding Opportunity to Improve Community Linkages to Address SDOH to May 18, 2016

Over a five-year period, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) will implement and evaluate a three-track Accountable Health Communities Model based on emerging evidence that addressing health-related socials needs through enhanced clinical-community linkages can improve health outcomes and reduce costs. Each track features interventions of varying intensity that link beneficiaries with community services (from referrals to actual

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CMS Announces Accountable Health Communities Funding Opportunity to Improve Community Linkages to Address SDOH

Over a five-year period, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) will implement and evaluate a three-track Accountable Health Communities Model based on emerging evidence that addressing health-related socials needs through enhanced clinical-community linkages can improve health outcomes and reduce costs. Each track features interventions of varying intensity that link beneficiaries with community services (from referrals to actual

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CMS Announces Accountable Health Communities Funding Opportunity to Improve Community Linkages to Address SDOH

The Accountable Health Communities Model is based on emerging evidence that addressing health-related socials needs through enhanced clinical-community linkages can improve health outcomes and reduce costs. Over a five-year period, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) will implement and evaluate a three-track model based on promising service delivery approaches. Each track features interventions of varying intensity that link beneficiaries

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HRSA Conference Call to review recent news, the HRSA grant process, and answer questions about EHBs on Tues., Nov. 3 at 12noon-2pm CT (11am-1pm MT) or on Wed., Nov. 4 at 8:30-10:30am CT (7:30am-9:30am MT)

The HRSA electronic grants administration system known as Electronic Handbooks (EHBs) is an important tool for administering your HRSA grant(s). The EHB enables you to efficiently submit and retrieve HRSA grant information electronically. To ensure that all HRSA grantees are informed, the grants office is conducting two conference calls to review recent news, the HRSA grants process, and to answer your questions. Each conference call will include

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Capital Link Affiliate Receives NMTC Allocation: Health Centers with Capital Project Plans Should Act Now!

The latest round of New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) awards was announced this morning by the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund). The 76 Community Development Entities (CDEs) that received these awards are actively seeking projects to finance, including near-term health center expansions and renovations! We are happy to announce that Capital Link’s affiliate organization, Community Health

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NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program opens Jan. 2015 – Have your facility eligibility reviewed Nov. 6-Dec. 2, 2014

The next NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program (LRP) Application Cycle is expected to open in January 2015. To expedite the application review process, potential applicants and facility administrators are encouraged to have the eligibility of their current facility location reviewed for participation in the NURSE Corps LRP Eligible NURSE Corps sites or Critical Shortage Facilities (CSFs) are defined as a health care facility located in, designated as,

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Benefits Enrollment Center Grants from the National Council on Aging’s Center for Benefits Access – Due Nov. 21

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) GRANT INVITATION AND GRANT APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS ISSUED BY: The National Council on Aging’s Center for Benefits Access Released October 27, 2014 Funding Opportunity Title: Benefits Enrollment Center Grants Grant Interest Area: All eligible agencies are encouraged to apply. We are most interested in geographic areas without a current Benefit Enrollment Center and with a large number of Medicare beneficiaries with incomes

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2014 Health Center Quality Awards: PCMH Recognition

HRSA has announced the availability of funds for health centers that have been recognized as PCMH by Thursday, July 1, 2014.  HRSA will award the supplemental base awards to health centers based on information on the PCMH Webpage. Please check the PCMH Webpage to verify that your health center’s information is correct no later than Friday, July 11, 2014. View more information on the awards.

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