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Health System Strategies to Address Disparities in Hypertension Management and Control

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
Letter of Intent (Required): May 31, 2023
Application: Aug 29, 2023

This program provides funding to support well-designed studies that compare health system strategies to improve blood pressure management and control in primary care, community, and safety net settings for populations experiencing disparities in outcomes, including Black, Hispanic, rural, and uninsured individuals.

Eligible projects may target a range of strategies including but not limited to:

  • Practice facilitation and redesign
  • Team-based care
  • Support for medication access and adherence, such as fixed-dose combinations, simplified medication regimens, 90-day prescriptions, use of mail-order pharmacies
  • Telehealth
  • Risk communication and shared decision-making tools
  • Community linkage, referral, or service provision
  • Community health workers

Eligible applicants include academic research, private sector research, or study-conducting entities. This may include agencies and instrumentalities of the federal government, nonprofit/for-profit research organizations, and colleges/universities, among others.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $10,000,000 for small studies and up to $15,000,000 for large studies

Project period: 5 years

Application process

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

Applicants must submit a letter of intent through the online system by May 31, 2023. Selected applicants will be invited to submit a full application, with a deadline of August 29, 2023.

Tagged as
Black or African American · Cardiovascular disease · Community health workers · Health disparities · Hispanic or Latino · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Research methods and resources · Telehealth · Uninsured and underinsured

Organizations (1)

  • Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, view details

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