Construction of the Rocky Mountain Cancer Rehabilitation Institute at the University of Northern Colorado, Midwest Center for Rural Health at Union Hospital in Terra Haute, Indiana, and equipment for the Telemedicine Program at Magee Women's Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.
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.
Funds were awarded for construction, renovation projects, and equipment only projects. There were no funds awarded in FYs 2006 or 2007. It is estimated that 700 awards will be provided to projects in FY 2008.
Uses and Use Restrictions
All funds awarded should be expended solely for carrying out the approved projects in accordance with the provisions of the fiscal year 2008 Congressional Appropriations Bill, Public Law 110-161.