Riverstone Clinic, Lane County, OR, 2011
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Announced in February 2014
FY14 Mental Health Service Expansion - Behavioral Health Integration (BHI)
This funding opportunity is intended to expand the delivery of mental health services through the existing network of 330-funded health centers (excluding health centers newly funded in FY13 and FY14). BPHC is expected to award $50 million through approximately 200 grants. Successful applicants will demonstrate BHI through the use of evidence-based screening, increased staffing for behavioral health treatment, and the use of team-based care to support services. The initial portion of the application is due March 3, 2014, so start planning now. A link to the full funding announcement is available here.
Affordable Care Act Patient Centered Medical Home: Facility Improvements (P-FI) Grant Program
Subject to the availability of funds, HRSA anticipates awarding approximately $35 million in fiscal year (FY) 2014 through competitive one-time capital development awards to existing health centers receiving operational awards under the Health Center Program (section 330 of the Public Health Service (PHS), 42 U.S.C. 254b, as amended) for a two-year project period. This announcement is available for existing Health Center Program grantees to address facility modifications needed to improve or enhance a health centers capacity to deliver care using the PCMH model. Applicants for the 2014 P-FI funding will address PCMH-related capital needs at an existing facility (i.e., an active service delivery site listed within the health centers Form 5B) for the following project types: Alteration/renovation (AandR):Project types include work required to modernize, improve, and/or reconfigure the interior arrangements of an existing facility. A link to the full funding announcement is available here. Closing Date: March 14, 2014
(FoA)Targeting Community Health Centers that receive Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funding
The purpose of this initiative is to enhance the capacity and readiness of funded demonstration sites to adapt and re-align their workforce systems to improve the provision of quality care to people living with HIV (PLWH). This announcement provides an opportunity for eligible organizations to assess their workforce capacity issues and propose innovative strategies to increase access to well trained, qualified, and diverse HIV care providers to improve integration of HIV care into primary care and community healthcare settings. Funding will be provided to promote the design, implementation, and evaluation of system-level changes in staffing structures that improve health outcomes along the HIV Care Continuum.
Eligible demonstration site applicants must be public or private non-profit organizations that receive funding under Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009. This includes Community Health Centers (CHCs) receiving support under Section 330 of the PHS act; Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) as described in Title XIX, Section 1905 of the Social Security Act, faith-based and community-based organizations, and/or Indian Tribes or tribal organizations. For more information go here. Deadline for application: March 10, 2014.
Announced in January 2014
National Network of Libraries of Medicine Pacific Northwest Region:
Technology Improvement Grant
To enhance the capacity of a library or community organization to offer electronic health information services by supporting the purchase, installation, and/or upgrading of hardware and software. Up to $10,000. For more information click here.
Submit Intent to Apply By: February 13, 2014. Application Deadline: March 6, 2014.
FY2014 National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Opportunity
This program is open to licensed primary care medical, dental, and mental and behavioral health providers who are employed or seeking employment at approved sites. Awardees receive up to $50,000 in exchange for two-years of service if they practice in a Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) of 14 and above (Tier I). Awardees can also receive up to $30,000 in exchange for two-years of service if they practice in a HPSA of 13 and below. Click here for more information. The competitive application cycle will close on Thursday, March 20, 2014, 7:30 pm, ET.
Announced in November 2013
Rural Health Network Development & Planning Program
This grant program (HRSA-14-043) aims to assist in the planning and development of an integrated healthcare network by bringing together key parts of a rural health care delivery system to work together to establish and improve local capacity and coordination of care.To be eligible, the lead applicant organization must be a rural non-profit or rural public entity that represents a consortium/network of three or more health care providers. Application closing date: January 16, 2014.
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