What is an HRSA grant?
HRSA fulfills its mission through grants and cooperative agreements. A grant is money, property, or direct help we award to a qualified non-federal entity (NFE). A cooperative agreement is like a grant in that we award money to NFEs. However, we also help with program activities.
How do I get an HRSA grant?
You can find all HRSA funding opportunities on our site and on Grants.gov….Find Opportunities and Submit an Application
- Find open funding opportunities at Grants.gov.
- Download the instructions and application from Grants.gov.
- Complete the application, including all required forms, assurances and certifications.
What does HRSA stand for?
Health Resources and
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Agency Overview. Page 1. Agency Overview. HRSA programs provide health care to people who are geographically isolated, economically or medically vulnerable.
Is HRSA part of NIH?
HRSA: Health Resources and Services Administration; part of HHS. NIH: National Institutes of Health; part of HHS. NIOSH: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health; part of CDC.
What is HRSA insurance?
The HRSA COVID-19 Coverage Assistance Fund reimburses providers for claims for COVID-19 vaccine administration provided to individuals who have health insurance, but whose health plan either does not include COVID-19 vaccination as a covered benefit or covers COVID-19 vaccine administration but with cost-sharing.
Is HRSA federal funding?
For more information, please visit HRSA.gov. This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $2,724,632 with 0% financed with non-governmental sources. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.
What does HRSA pay for?
A separate program, the HRSA COVID-19 Coverage Assistance Fund, is available to reimburse providers for COVID-19 vaccine administration to underinsured individuals whose health plan either does not include COVID-19 vaccination as a covered benefit or covers COVID-19 vaccine administration but with cost-sharing.
Why is HRSA important?
Established in 1980, HRSA is the primary federal agency responsible for ensuring access to health care services for people who are uninsured, isolated, or medically vulnerable, including those living with HIV/AIDS, mothers and children, and those living in rural areas.
Is HRSA state or federal?
The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy supports rural communities by increasing access to care, building health care capacity, and advising the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on health care issues.
How do I report to HRSA?
Read the Reporting and Auditing FAQ. For all other questions related to reporting, call the Provider Support Line at 866-569-3522; for TTY dial 711. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday.
How has the HRSA oral health expansion Supplement Program impacted health centers?
2016: 420 health center grantees received additional funding to increase oral health services as part of the HRSA Oral Health Expansion Supplement effort. 2016: Health centers provided more than 14 million dental visits — an increase of 56% since 2010.
How can I expand my health center program services?
Expanding comprehensive primary health care services at existing Health Center Program service delivery sites located at schools. Expanded services will include general primary medical care, mental health, substance use disorder, oral health, vision, and/or enabling services. Contact the Program Official listed on your Notice of Award.
What is an oral health workforce development program?
Oral Health Workforce Development Programs help build and train the oral health workforce, improving access to quality oral healthcare for those most in need.
How does SBSS funding expand access to health services?
SBSS funding expands access to health center services by increasing the number of patients who access comprehensive primary health care services through Health Center Program service delivery sites located at schools. Award recipients will accomplish this by: