Rural Health Clinic Policy and Clinical Assessment Program
HRSA-18-039 | Office of Rural Health Policy
Application Accepted: 01/10/2018 to 03/16/2018
Projected Award Date: 07/01/2018
Estimated Award Amount: N/A
This notice solicits applications for the Rural Health Clinic Policy and Clinical Assessment Program. The purpose of this program is to identify key policy, regulatory and clinical challenges facing Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) and identify possible solutions, while also informing them and other rural stakeholders about key RHC issues, including regulatory and programmatic changes that affect care delivery in these locations. The awardee will:
1) Identify gaps in knowledge among RHCs about issues such as regulatory and program compliance, billing and reimbursement, quality improvement, best practices, disease management, and care coordination;
2) Identify gaps in knowledge about clinical priorities including opioid abuse, mental health and child obesity; and
3) Propose tools, resources, and strategies to address them.
Eligible applicants include domestic public, private, for-profit and non-profit organizations. Faith-based and community-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations are eligible to apply.