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Increasing Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) in Rural Primary Care Practices (R18)

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.226
Sponsor
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Deadlines
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 1, 2016
Application: Mar 4, 2016
Contact

Nghia Vo
301.427.1191
nghia.vo@ahrq.hhs.gov

Purpose

Increasing Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) in Rural Primary Care Practices (R18) will fund demonstration research projects that implement Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder in primary care practices in rural areas of the United States.

Proposals should address barriers to implement MAT in rural communities and how their proposed model will address those barriers. Grantees will also create training and implementation resources to support future efforts to expand access to MAT.

Eligibility

Eligible entities include:

  • Public or non-profit private institution, such as a university, college, or a faith-based or community-based organization
  • Unit of local or State government
  • Eligible agency of the Federal government
  • Indian/Native American Tribal Government (Federally recognized)
  • Indian/Native American Tribal Government (Other than Federally recognized)
  • Indian/Native American Tribally Designated Organization
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Total Funding Available: UP to $4,000,000 in the first year and up to $12,000,000 over three years

Number of Awards: Up to 4

While no cost sharing is required, institutional support from the applicant indicates a greater potential of success and sustainability.

Application process

Applicants are encouraged, but not required to submit a letter of intent. Letters of intent should be emailed to Phillip Jordan at phillip.jordan@ahrq.hhs.gov.

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

A technical assistance call will be held on January13, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern. To register, send an email request to phillip.jordan@ahrq.hhs.gov.

Tagged as
Illicit drug use · Primary care · Substance abuse



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