National Organizations for State and Local Officials (NOSLO) Cooperative Agreement, 59165 [2015-24964]

Download as PDF 59165 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 190 / Thursday, October 1, 2015 / Notices improvement package; identify systemslevel measures to monitor process and progress of individual communities and the initiative as a whole; and provide structured technical assistance to the selected communities. In consultation with MCHB, ACF, and the White House Rural Council, the AAP has developed guidance, and solicited for and reviewed letters of interest for the cohort of ten rural and tribal communities. Communities will be notified of the application outcome in late September 2015. For its expert workgroup, AAP has identified and invited experts in social service delivery, rural health, and quality improvement. A meeting of participating communities and the expert workgroup will be held in Washington, DC, in October 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marie Y. 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AGENCY: HRSA will be providing supplemental funds to support activities for the Center for Health Policy/National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP), to support the expanded program and costs for the Systems Integration Academy (SIA) that were not foreseen in the awardee’s approved application. The supplemental funds will be used to augment the awardee’s current activities to provide targeted technical assistance to a Learning Community of 16 states from awarded HRSA’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) State Implementation Grants for Enhancing the System of Services for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) through Systems Integration (D70). The purpose of this supplement is to expand the Learning Community and provide technical assistance to the D70 grantees to achieve a shared resource, crosssystem care coordination, and MCH 3.0 alignment. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Intended recipient of the award: Center for Health Policy/National mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES6 SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 21:04 Sep 30, 2015 Jkt 238001 Academy for State Health Policy, Washington, DC. Amount of the award: $281,810 for 2 years. Authority: Section 311(a) of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act. CFDA Number: 93.110. Project period: The period of the supplemental support is from September 1, 2015, to August 31, 2017. Justification for the Exception to Competition: Currently, the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) is serving as the national technical assistance provider to the 12 D70 grantee states supported by MCHB through the Systems Integration Grant Program. In order to do this, NASHP must expand the scope of this objective to provide the targeted technical assistance to the D70 states through a ‘‘Systems Integration Academy’’ (SIA). Redefining the new scope and activities under the SIA requires significant staff effort and reprioritization of other major activities in NASHP’s approved application. The SIA began in November 2014; representatives from the twelve D70 state grantees participated. Subsequently, three technical assistance webinars to support the state teams’ work have been convened. A technical assistance needs assessment was developed and disseminated to the state teams, and the information received will be used to guide other technical assistance activities within the SIA learning community. NASHP coordinated and developed the State Implementation Grants to Enhance Systems Integration for CYSHCN: Systems Integration Academy In-Person Meeting. NASHP launched a shared platform for the SIA to support the SIA states’ cross-state learning community. This platform supports the exchange of resources and provides an interactive forum for use by the current 12 states throughout the course of the project. 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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Health Resources and Services Administration


National Organizations for State and Local Officials (NOSLO) 
Cooperative Agreement

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

ACTION: Notice of Non-competitive Supplemental Funding Award.

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SUMMARY: HRSA will be providing supplemental funds to support 
activities for the Center for Health Policy/National Academy for State 
Health Policy (NASHP), to support the expanded program and costs for 
the Systems Integration Academy (SIA) that were not foreseen in the 
awardee's approved application. The supplemental funds will be used to 
augment the awardee's current activities to provide targeted technical 
assistance to a Learning Community of 16 states from awarded HRSA's 
Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) State Implementation Grants for 
Enhancing the System of Services for Children and Youth with Special 
Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) through Systems Integration (D70). The 
purpose of this supplement is to expand the Learning Community and 
provide technical assistance to the D70 grantees to achieve a shared 
resource, cross-system care coordination, and MCH 3.0 alignment.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Intended recipient of the award: Center for Health Policy/National 
Academy for State Health Policy, Washington, DC.
    Amount of the award: $281,810 for 2 years.
    Authority: Section 311(a) of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act.
    CFDA Number: 93.110.
    Project period: The period of the supplemental support is from 
September 1, 2015, to August 31, 2017.
    Justification for the Exception to Competition: Currently, the 
National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) is serving as the 
national technical assistance provider to the 12 D70 grantee states 
supported by MCHB through the Systems Integration Grant Program. In 
order to do this, NASHP must expand the scope of this objective to 
provide the targeted technical assistance to the D70 states through a 
``Systems Integration Academy'' (SIA). Redefining the new scope and 
activities under the SIA requires significant staff effort and 
reprioritization of other major activities in NASHP's approved 
application. The SIA began in November 2014; representatives from the 
twelve D70 state grantees participated. Subsequently, three technical 
assistance webinars to support the state teams' work have been 
convened. A technical assistance needs assessment was developed and 
disseminated to the state teams, and the information received will be 
used to guide other technical assistance activities within the SIA 
learning community. NASHP coordinated and developed the State 
Implementation Grants to Enhance Systems Integration for CYSHCN: 
Systems Integration Academy In-Person Meeting. NASHP launched a shared 
platform for the SIA to support the SIA states' cross-state learning 
community. This platform supports the exchange of resources and 
provides an interactive forum for use by the current 12 states 
throughout the course of the project.
    In fiscal year 2015, MCHB will expand the SIA Learning Community 
and provide technical assistance to four new D70 grantees, which will 
receive targeted technical assistance to achieve shared resource, 
cross-system care coordination and alignment with MCH 3.0.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:  Lynnette S. Araki, via email 
Laraki@hrsa.gov, or via telephone: (301) 443-6204.

    Dated: September 24, 2015.
James Macrae,
Acting Administrator.
[FR Doc. 2015-24964 Filed 9-30-15; 8:45 am]
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