Home Visiting Program, 53313 [2015-21886]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 171 / Thursday, September 3, 2015 / Notices participating at state and national levels. To support this primary activity, it would also develop an inventory of current resources related to family leadership development, create a National Family and Youth Leadership Team, and provide technical support and assistance to family leaders to ensure they have the ongoing capacity to participate in community, state, and national systems change. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: LaQuanta Person Smalley, MPH, 53313 Division of Services for Children with Special Health Needs, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 13–103, Rockville, Maryland 20857; lsmalley@hrsa.gov. Grantee/Organization name Grant No. State FY 2015 authorized funding level FY 2015 estimated supplemental funding Family Voices, Inc ....................................................................................................... U40MC00149 NM $475,000 $118,700 Dated: August 27, 2015. James Macrae, Acting Administrator. [FR Doc. 2015–21885 Filed 9–2–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4165–15–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Health Resources and Services Administration Home Visiting Program Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice of Single-Case Deviation for a 12-month project period extension with full funding to the Home Visiting Research Network Cooperative Agreement to the Johns Hopkins University, Grant Number UD5MC24070. AGENCY: HRSA has issued a 12-month project period extension with full funding for the Home Visiting Research Network Cooperative Agreement (HVRN) for the current budget period to Johns Hopkins University (JHU). JHU will continue responsibility for the HVRN and receive one year of additional funding for year 4 in the amount of $299,000 for Grant Number UD5MC24070, during the budget period SUMMARY: of 7/1/2015–6/30/2016 to support the objectives of the HVRN. The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program is authorized by the Social Security Act, Title V, Part D, Section 511(h)(3) (42 U.S.C. 711(h)(3)). The Home Visiting Research Network carries out a continuous program of research and evaluation activities in order to increase knowledge about the implementation and effectiveness of home visiting programs, with the goal of improving health, development, and family outcomes for mothers, infants, and young children. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Intended Recipients of the Award: The Johns Hopkins University. Amount of the Non-Competitive Award: $299,000. CFDA Number: 93.505. Current Project Period: 07/01/2012– 06/30/2015. Period of Low-Cost Extension: 7/1/ 2015–6/30/2016. Authority: Social Security Act, Title V, Part D, Section 511(h)(3) (42 U.S.C. 701(h)(3)). Justification HRSA has awarded a 12-month project period extension with full funding of the approved Federal direct cost budget authorized for the current budget period to Johns Hopkins University for the Home Visiting Research Network (HVRN) for the purpose of continuing the HVRN for an additional year. The current HVRN recipient continues to achieve the original goals required by HRSA and an additional award year will further accelerate the project to build on its national leadership in the field of home visiting research, seamlessly continue its cultivation of new funders to support new network translational and practicebased research, and capitalize on the increasing visibility of MIECHV which engages more communities, stakeholders and investors. Not only will this additional year allow for uninterrupted growth of the network activities, but also this additional time will also allow HRSA to better align future HVRN funding opportunity announcements with current home visiting research needs based on the outcomes of the FY 2014 performance improvement assessment and benchmark improvement needs. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Willis, MD, FAAP, Division of Home Visiting and Early Childhood Systems, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 10–86, Rockville, Maryland 20857; DWillis@hrsa.gov. Grant No. State FY 2014 authorized funding level FY 2015 estimated funding level The Johns Hopkins University ..................................................................................... tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Grantee/Organization Name UD5MC24070 MD $462,069 $299,000 Dated: August 27, 2015. James Macrae, Acting Administrator. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES [FR Doc. 2015–21886 Filed 9–2–15; 8:45 am] National Institutes of Health National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; Notice of Closed Meetings BILLING CODE 4165–15–P Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:42 Sep 02, 2015 Jkt 235001 PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 amended (5 U.S.C. 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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 171 (Thursday, September 3, 2015)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2015-21886]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


Home Visiting Program

AGENCY: Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department 
of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ACTION: Notice of Single-Case Deviation for a 12-month project period 
extension with full funding to the Home Visiting Research Network 
Cooperative Agreement to the Johns Hopkins University, Grant Number 
UD5MC24070.

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SUMMARY: HRSA has issued a 12-month project period extension with full 
funding for the Home Visiting Research Network Cooperative Agreement 
(HVRN) for the current budget period to Johns Hopkins University (JHU). 
JHU will continue responsibility for the HVRN and receive one year of 
additional funding for year 4 in the amount of $299,000 for Grant 
Number UD5MC24070, during the budget period of 7/1/2015-6/30/2016 to 
support the objectives of the HVRN.
    The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program is 
authorized by the Social Security Act, Title V, Part D, Section 
511(h)(3) (42 U.S.C. 711(h)(3)).
    The Home Visiting Research Network carries out a continuous program 
of research and evaluation activities in order to increase knowledge 
about the implementation and effectiveness of home visiting programs, 
with the goal of improving health, development, and family outcomes for 
mothers, infants, and young children.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Intended Recipients of the Award: The Johns Hopkins University.
    Amount of the Non-Competitive Award: $299,000.
    CFDA Number: 93.505.
    Current Project Period: 07/01/2012-06/30/2015.
    Period of Low-Cost Extension: 7/1/2015-6/30/2016.
    Authority: Social Security Act, Title V, Part D, Section 511(h)(3) 
(42 U.S.C. 701(h)(3)).

Justification

    HRSA has awarded a 12-month project period extension with full 
funding of the approved Federal direct cost budget authorized for the 
current budget period to Johns Hopkins University for the Home Visiting 
Research Network (HVRN) for the purpose of continuing the HVRN for an 
additional year.
    The current HVRN recipient continues to achieve the original goals 
required by HRSA and an additional award year will further accelerate 
the project to build on its national leadership in the field of home 
visiting research, seamlessly continue its cultivation of new funders 
to support new network translational and practice-based research, and 
capitalize on the increasing visibility of MIECHV which engages more 
communities, stakeholders and investors.
    Not only will this additional year allow for uninterrupted growth 
of the network activities, but also this additional time will also 
allow HRSA to better align future HVRN funding opportunity 
announcements with current home visiting research needs based on the 
outcomes of the FY 2014 performance improvement assessment and 
benchmark improvement needs.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Willis, MD, FAAP, Division of 
Home Visiting and Early Childhood Systems, Maternal and Child Health 
Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, 5600 Fishers 
Lane, Room 10-86, Rockville, Maryland 20857; DWillis@hrsa.gov.

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                                                                                    FY 2014          FY 2015
             Grantee/Organization Name                  Grant No.       State      authorized       estimated
                                                                                 funding level    funding level
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The Johns Hopkins University.......................            UD5MC24070  MD         $462,069         $299,000
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    Dated: August 27, 2015.
James Macrae,
Acting Administrator.
[FR Doc. 2015-21886 Filed 9-2-15; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4165-15-P