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Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program

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Announcement Number:

Bureau of Health Workforce

Date(s) to Apply:
11/08/2018 to 02/06/2019

Estimated Award Date:

What is the program?

The program improves health outcomes for older adults. It develops a healthcare workforce that maximizes patient and family engagement, and combining geriatrics and primary care.

Are you eligible?

Eligible applicants are accredited health professions schools and programs.

Eligible Entities

  • Schools of Allopathic Medicine
  • Schools of Veterinary Medicine
  • Schools of Dentistry
  • Schools of Public Health
  • Schools of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Schools of Chiropractic
  • Schools of Pharmacy
  • Physician Assistant Programs
  • Schools of Optometry
  • Schools of Allied Health
  • Schools of Podiatric Medicine
  • Schools of Nursing

Eligible Accredited Graduate Programs

  • Health Administration
  • Behavioral Health and Mental Health Practice, including:
    • Clinical Psychology
    • Clinical Social Work
    • Professional Counseling
    • Marriage and Family Therapy

Additional Eligible Applicants

  • A health care facility;
  • A program leading to certification as a certified nurse assistant;
  • A partnership of a school of nursing such and facility; or
  • A partnership of such a program and facility

Contact Us

Nina Tumosa

Phone: (301) 443-5626

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