Improving Quality of Care and Patient Outcomes During Care Transitions (R01)
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) provides funding for health services research that will test promising interventions aimed at improving communication and coordination during care transitions.
Areas of research interest include:
- Care transitions between primary care, acute care, and specialty providers
- Care transitions between different institutional care settings
- Care transitions with a focus on patients, their families, and communities
AHRQ supports research, evaluations, and demonstration projects concerning the delivery of healthcare in inner-city and rural areas (including frontier areas), and healthcare for priority populations.
Priority populations include:
- Women and children
- Individuals with special healthcare needs, including individuals with disabilities and those who need chronic care or end-of-life healthcare
Eligible applicants include:
- Higher education institutions
- Public/state controlled institutions
- Private institutions
- Nonprofit organizations
- With 501(c)(3) status
- Without 501(c)(3) status
- Native American tribal organizations
- Faith-based or community-based organizations
- Regional organizations
- City or township
- Special districts
- Federally recognized Indian/Native American tribal governments
- Indian/Native American tribal governments (other than federally recognized)
- Eligible agencies of the federal government
- U.S. territory or possession
Total costs should not exceed $400,000 in any given year and $2,000,000 for the 5-year project period.
For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.