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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
Bureau of Primary Health Care, Health Resources and Services Administration
Feb 1, 2016

For business, administrative, or fiscal questions:
Christie Walker, Grants Management Specialist

For programmatic or technical assistance questions:
Shannon McDevitt, Public Health Analyst


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

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
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $1,500,000 per year
Award floor: $500,000 per year
Number of awards: Up to 45
Project period: 5 years
Total funding available: $33,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application are available through

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

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