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New York Telehealth Capital Program

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New York State Department of Health
Jan 18, 2022

The New York Telehealth Capital Program will provide grants to support new community infrastructure to expand telehealth access among Medicaid eligible persons, as well as low-income, minority, rural, older, and other underserved communities in New York that lack connectivity, remote patient monitoring devices, or private spaces necessary to access telehealth.

Projects may include:

  • Creation of "community telehealth hubs" that are accessible to underserved communities and contain a private, connected and device-equipped space to facilitate a telehealth encounter
  • Purchase or renovation of a telehealth-equipped van or similar vehicle
  • Purchase of telehealth equipment for individual use at an originating site
  • Other innovative activities to increase access to telehealth among communities that experience connectivity gaps

Applicants must be a legally existing organization capable of entering into a binding contract with New York State Department of Health and one of the following provider types:

  • Diagnostic and treatment centers certified or licensed under Article 28 of the Public Health Law (PHL) including local health departments that are licensed Article 28 facilities
  • Mental health clinics certified or licensed under Article 31 of the Mental Health Law (MHL)
  • Alcohol and substance abuse treatment clinics certified or licensed under Article 32 of the MHL
  • Clinics licensed or granted an operating certificate under Article 16 of the MHL
  • Voluntary foster care agencies providing other limited health-related services as defined in schedule C and D of the 29-I VFCA health facilities license guidelines and licensed under Article 29-I of the PHL
Geographic coverage
New York
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $25,000
Project period: 12 months
Estimated total program funding: $1,500,000

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the online grants gateway portal are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Access · Capital funding · Telehealth · New York

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