Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program

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Announcement Number:
HRSA-19-008

Bureau/Office:
Bureau of Health Workforce

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

Estimated Award Date:
07/01/2019


What is the program?

The purpose of this program is to improve health outcomes for older adults by developing a healthcare workforce that maximizes patient and family engagement, and by integrating geriatrics and primary care.


Are you eligible?

Eligible applicants are accredited health professions schools and programs. The following entities are eligible applicants:

? 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

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? Schools of Optometry

? Schools of Allied Health

? Schools of Podiatric Medicine

? Schools of Nursing

The following accredited graduate programs are also eligible applicants:

? Health Administration

? Behavioral Health and Mental Health Practice including:

o Clinical Psychology

o Clinical Social Work

o Professional Counseling

o Marriage and Family Therapy

Additional eligible applicants are:

? 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

ntumosa@hrsa.gov

Phone: (301) 443-5626