A cooperative agreement to a State Health Department engaged in the following: (1) statewide primary health care planning and resource coordination; (2) health systems development; (3) National Health Service Corps monitoring activities; (4) supporting the use of State resources (including Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance Program, Area Health Education Centers, and Maternal and Child Health) for primary care purposes to medically underserved populations; and (4) promoting partnerships with State and Regional Primary Care Associations, State Offices of Rural Health, Ryan White, and Maternal and Child Health.
The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.
|Recipient||Amount||Start Date||End Date|
|Health, New York Department Of||$ 1,010,365||   ||2009-04-01||2019-03-31|
|Health, Louisiana Department Of||$ 1,100,415||   ||2009-04-01||2019-03-31|
|Health, Louisiana Department Of||$ 140,966||   ||1986-10-01||2009-03-31|
|Health & Human Services, Michigan Department Of||$ 258,952||   ||1991-09-30||2009-03-31|
|Health And Environmental Control, South Carolina Department Of||$ 177,453||   ||1985-10-01||2009-03-31|
|Human Services, Oregon Department Of||$ 205,225||   ||1985-10-01||2009-03-31|
|Human Services, Vermont Agency Of||$ 117,027||   ||1990-10-01||2009-03-31|
|Health And Human Services, Nebraska Department Of||$ 152,236||   ||1987-10-01||2009-03-31|
|Indiana State Department Of Health||$ 129,388||   ||1989-10-01||2009-03-31|
|Wyoming, Department Of Health||$ 98,862||   ||1992-04-01||2009-03-31|
In FY 08, 53 applicants were funded. It is anticipated that 53 new awards will be funded in FY 09.
Uses and Use Restrictions
Recipients will be expected to perform State-wide primary care planning and resource coordination, including Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance program, State Offices of Rural Health, Ryan White Area Health Education Centers, Maternal and Child Health, etc.; support health systems development, primary care practitioners retention and recruitment, National Health Services Corps monitoring activities, as well as activities relating to other special populations including rural populations; and conduct operational and administrative support activities.
States or territories, political subdivisions of States, agencies of States, or other public entities that operate solely within one State.
Medically underserved populations within States will benefit from this program.
Applicants should review the individual HRSA Guidance documents issued under this CFDA program for any required proof or certifications which must be submitted prior to or simultaneous with submission of an application package.
Aplication and Award Process
This program is excluded for coverage under E.O.
Grant applications and required forms for this program can be obtained from Grants.gov. Please visit the Grants.gov Web site at www.grants.gov to both find and apply for all Federal grant opportunities. All qualified applications will be forwarded to an objective review committee which will make funding recommendations to the Associate Administrator for the Bureau of Health Professions. The Associate Administrator has the authority to make final selections for awards.
The Division of Independent Review is responsible for managing objective reviews within Health Resources and Services Administration. Applications will receive an objective and independent review performed by a committee of experts. Applications are reviewed for merit and are recommended for approval or disapproval. Each applicant will receive written notification of the outcome of the objective review process, including summary of the expert committee's assessment of the application's merits and weaknesses, and whether the application was selected for funding. Applicants who are selected for funding may be required to respond in a satisfactory manner to conditions placed on their application before funding can proceed. Final decisions are made jointly by the Associate Administrator for Health Professions and the Associate Administrator for Primary Care. Letters of notification do not provide authorization to begin performance. The Notice of Grant Award, which is signed by Grants Management Officer and is sent to the applicant's agency's Authorized Representative, is the authorizing document.
Public Health Service Act, Section 330(k), 330(m) and 333(d).
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
90 to 120 days.
Support is recommended for a specified project period, not in excess of 3 years. After initial awards are made, projects may be renewed annually depending on the submission and approval of a satisfactory a