Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program
Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program that focus on care coordination activities for diabetes, congestive heart failure, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Applicants must develop creative and innovative approaches to address outcomes in one or more of the three conditions.
Applicants may address the prevalence and management of diabetes, CHF, and COPD conditions using innovative or evidence-based care coordination strategies, relevant to their community needs. At a minimum, networks will be asked to report on four outcome measures for each chronic condition.
To the extent possible, grantees are encouraged to bill for third party reimbursement for covered services and participate in pay-for-performance and other incentive programs, to aid in the sustainability of the project.
Lead applicants must be rural public or private nonprofit entities and represent a formal network of at least three healthcare providers that are separately owned entities involved in a formal organizational arrangement and have collaborated on projects previously.
Network partners can include, but are not limited to:
- Healthcare clinics
- Educational institutions
- Faith-based organizations
- Federally-recognized tribal governments
- Local government agencies
- Social service organizations
- Other relevant organizations
The applicant organization must be physically located in a non-metropolitan county or in a rural census tract of a metropolitan county and all services must be provided in a non-metropolitan county or rural census tract.
Rural eligibility can be ascertained by referencing HRSA's Rural Health Grants Eligibility Analyzer.
Award ceiling: $200,000 per year
Number of awards: Up to 8
Project period: 3 years
Total funding available: $1,600,000
Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.
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