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Health Center Controlled Networks

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.527
Sponsors
Bureau of Primary Health Care, Health Resources and Services Administration
Deadlines
Feb 1, 2016
Contact

For business, administrative, or fiscal questions:
Christie Walker, Grants Management Specialist
301.443.7742
cwalker@hrsa.gov

For programmatic or technical assistance questions:
Shannon McDevitt, Public Health Analyst
301.594.4300
BPHCHCCN@hrsa.gov

Purpose

The Health Center Controlled Networks (HCCN) funding opportunity will provide grants to support meaningful use of health information technology (HIT) strategies in health centers.

Funding will support technology-based quality improvement strategies designed to:

  • Strengthen health care quality, efficiency, and patient safety
  • Support delivery of care in a patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model
  • Facilitate participation in value based payment programs
Eligibility

Eligible applicants must be either:

  • A practice management network, hereafter referred to as a Health Center Controlled Network or HCCN, that is majority controlled and, as applicable, at least majority owned by Health Center Program award recipients
  • A health center funded for at least the two consecutive preceding years as a Health Center Program award recipient applying on behalf of an HCCN. The HCCN must:
    1. Be majority controlled and, as applicable, at least majority owned by Health Center Program award recipients, and
    2. Have its own governing board, independent of the boards of its health center members
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Total Funding Available: $33,000,000
Award Ceiling: $1,500,000
Award Floor: $500,000
Number of Awards: Up to 45

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application are available through grants.gov.

A technical assistance webinar will be held December 10, 2015 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Eastern
Dial-in number: 888.989.3416
Passcode: 5998688
Web link: https://hrsa.connectsolutions.com/hccnwebinar/

Tagged as
Federally Qualified Health Centers · Health information technology · Healthcare quality · Medical homes



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