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FY 2021 Telehealth Awards

In August 2021, HRSA awarded more than $19 million to 36 award recipients to improve telehealth in rural and underserved communities. The funds will support five programs: Telehealth Technology-Enabled Learning Program, National Telehealth Resource Centers, Regional Telehealth Resources Centers, Telehealth Centers of Excellence, and the Evidence-Based Direct to Consumer Telehealth Network Program.

Telehealth Technology-Enabled Learning Program

9 awards totaling $4,242,350

Award Recipient State Award Amount
Community Health Center, Inc. Connecticut $451,575
American Academy of Pediatrics Illinois $475,000
University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute, Inc. Kansas $475,000
Medical Care Development, Inc. Maine $474,993
JSI Research and Training Institute, Inc. Massachusetts $466,080
President and Fellows of Harvard College Massachusetts $474,743
University of New Mexico New Mexico $475,000
Oregon Health & Science University Oregon $475,000
Puerto Rico Science, Technology & Research Trust Puerto Rico $474,959

National Telehealth Resource Centers

2 awards totaling $650,000

Award Recipient State Award Amount
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Inc. Alaska $325,000
Public Health Institute California $325,000

Regional Telehealth Resource Centers

12 awards totaling $3,900,000

Award Recipient State Award Amount
University of Arizona Arizona $325,000
University of Arkansas System Arkansas $325,000
California Telehealth Network California $325,000
Georgia Partnership for Telehealth, Inc. Georgia $325,000
University of Hawaii Systems Hawaii $325,000
Indiana Rural Health Association Indiana $325,000
University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute, Inc. Kansas $325,000
Medical Care Development, Inc. Maine $325,000
Regents of the University of Minnesota Minnesota $325,000
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Texas $325,000
University of Utah Utah $325,000
Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia Virginia $325,000

Evidence-Based Direct to Consumer Telehealth Network Program

11 awards totaling $3,812,826

Award Recipient State Award Amount
HealtHIE Georgia Corporation Georgia $350,000
Cornerstone Whole Healthcare Organization, Inc. Idaho $350,000
Drake University Iowa $328,989
University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute Kansas $350,000
Baptist Health Foundation Corbin, Inc. Kentucky $350,000
Maine Health Maine $349,493
University of Mississippi Medical Center Mississippi $343,358
Lester E. Cox Medical University Missouri $341,049
Ben Archer Health Center, Inc. New Mexico $350,000
East Carolina University North Carolina $350,000
Texas A&M University Texas $349,937

Telehealth Centers of Excellence

2 awards totaling $6,500,000

Award Recipient State Award Amount
University of Mississippi Medical Center Mississippi $3,250,000
Medical University of South Carolina South Carolina $3,250,000
Date Last Reviewed:  August 2021