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Tennessee Nursing Home Civil Monetary Penalty Reinvestment Program

Tennessee Department of Health
Mar 19, 2021

Melissa Painter


The Tennessee Nursing Home Civil Monetary Penalty Reinvestment Program provides grants for the implementation of innovative, evidence-based programs that will improve the quality of life or care in nursing homes.

Applications should demonstrate impact in at least one of the focus areas:

  • Elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation
  • Customer service

Eligible organizations include:

  • Certified nursing homes
  • Academic or research institutions
  • Local, state, and tribal governments
  • Health-related service providers
  • Consumer advocacy organizations
  • Professional nursing home associations
  • Quality improvement organizations
  • State ombudsman programs
  • Quality improvement organizations
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Funding amounts will vary by circumstance and need; however, grants will typically not exceed $6,000,000 for a 3 year project period.

Application process

Links to additional guidance and required forms are available on the program website.

Submit the completed application using the online form.

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · Aging and aging-related services · Elderly population · Healthcare quality · Long-term care · People with disabilities · Tennessee

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