Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Evaluation

HRSA-19-083 | Office of Rural Health Policy

Application Accepted: 03/06/2019 to 05/06/2019

Projected Award Date: 09/01/2019

Estimated Award Amount: N/A

Program Description:

·         The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to evaluate the impact of Rural Community Opioid Response Program (RCORP) initiatives which currently include the RCORP-Planning, RCORP-Implementation, and RCORP-Technical Assistance (RCORP-TA) activities, and to develop valuable RCORP-based evaluation tools and resources for use in rural communities and to inform future rural health initiatives. Working with all RCORP award recipients, the RCORP-Evaluation anticipated activities include collecting and analyzing award recipient-reported data, defining and implementing impact indicators to assess the effectiveness of TA and award recipient activities, working with the RCORP-TA provider to identify RCORP best practices, using RCORP findings to identify research needs, and making recommendations to enhance RCORP activities and inform future rural health initiatives.

Additional Eligibility

Eligible applicants include domestic public or private, non-profit or for-profit organizations.  Institutions of higher education, faith-based and community-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations are eligible to apply.  Applicants may be a single entity or a consortium.

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Contact Information

Fraser Byrne

fbyrne@hrsa.gov

Phone: (301) 443-2299