The Rural Health Care Services Outreach program expands health care delivery in rural areas. Funding may be used to conduct health screenings, health fairs, education and training, and any other health service delivery activity that does not involve inpatient care. Projects are based on evidence-based or promising practice models and demonstrate health status improvement in rural communities. The community being served must be involved in the development and ongoing operations of the program, to appropriately address the needs of the population. This is a three-year grant program with maximum individual grant awards of $200,000 a year.
The Rural Health Care Services Outreach (Outreach) Program is authorized by Section 330A of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 254c), as amended.
Lead applicants must be:
The next competitive grant Request for Proposal is expected to be available in Summer/Fall 2014 for a May 1, 2015 start date.
Rural Health Care Services Outreach grantees with active projects
Linda Kwon, firstname.lastname@example.org, 301-594-4205