Health Resources and Services Administration June 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-15051
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects (Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995), the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announces plans to submit an Information Collection Request (ICR), described below, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Prior to submitting the ICR to OMB, HRSA seeks comments from the public regarding the burden estimate, below, or any other aspect of the ICR.
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program; List of Petitions Received
Document Number: 2014-15047
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-27
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is publishing this notice of petitions received under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (the Program), as required by Section 2112(b)(2) of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, as amended. While the Secretary of Health and Human Services is named as the respondent in all proceedings brought by the filing of petitions for compensation under the Program, the United States Court of Federal Claims is charged by statute with responsibility for considering and acting upon the petitions.
Non-Competitive Program Expansion Supplement for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Part D Program, for Coordinated HIV Services and Access for Women, Infants, Children and Youth
Document Number: 2014-14873
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will issue a non-competitive program expansion supplement to up to 115 Ryan White HIV/AIDS Part D program grantees to support interventions that will positively impact the HIV health outcomes of women, infants, children, and youth in communities where Part D grantees are located. HRSA will provide such one-time program expansion supplemental awards for Part D grantees, in an amount not to exceed the lesser of $150,000 or 25 percent of each fiscal year (FY) 2014 grant award.
Health Careers Opportunity Program
Document Number: 2014-14808
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will be issuing non-competitive awards for the HCOP program. Approximately $9.8 million will be made available in the form of grants to the awardees listed in the chart below for the budget period beginning September 1, 2014. We have determined the need for significant program changes prior to launching a new competition to the field. This will enable the Bureau of Health Workforce to thoughtfully redesign the current program to ensure that it meets the needs of both the government and the field, and conduct a single competition in fiscal year (FY) 2015.
Lists of Designated Primary Medical Care, Mental Health, and Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas
Document Number: 2014-14806
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
This notice advises the public of the published lists of all geographic areas, population groups, and facilities designated as primary medical care, mental health, and dental health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) as of May 23, 2014, available on the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Web site at http:// www.hrsa.gov/shortage/. HPSAs are designated or withdrawn by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) under the authority of section 332 of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act and 42 CFR part 5.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-14804
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-25
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
In compliance with Section 3507(a)(1)(D) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has submitted an Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. Comments submitted during the first public review of this ICR will be provided to OMB. OMB will accept further comments from the public during the review and approval period.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-14193
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-18
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects (Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995), the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announces plans to submit an Information Collection Request (ICR), described below, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Prior to submitting the ICR to OMB, HRSA seeks comments from the public regarding the burden estimate, below, or any other aspect of the ICR.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection: Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-14192
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-18
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
In compliance with the requirement for opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects (Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995), the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announces plans to submit an Information Collection Request (ICR), described below, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Prior to submitting the ICR to OMB, HRSA seeks comments from the public regarding the burden estimate, below, or any other aspect of the ICR.
Advisory Committee on Infant Mortality; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2014-13527
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-11
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
Discretionary Grant Program
Document Number: 2014-13002
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-05
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
HRSA will be issuing a 1-year non-competitive continuation budget period beyond the planned 3-year project period for the Autism Intervention Research Network on Behavioral Health (AIR-B Network) and the Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health (AIR-P Network) programs. Approximately $1,500,000 in funding will be made available in the form of a cooperative agreement to the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), Cooperative Agreement Number UA3MC11055, during the budget period of September 1, 2014, through August 31, 2015. Approximately $3,000,000 in funding will be made available in the form of a cooperative agreement to the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Cooperative Agreement Number UA3MC11054, during the budget period of September 1, 2014, through August 31, 2015. The AIR-B Network (UA3MC 11055) and the AIR-P Network (UA3MC11054) programs, CFDA No. 93.110, are authorized by the Public Health Service Act, Sec. 399BB(f) (42 U.S.C. 280i-1(f)), as amended by the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011 (Pub. L. 112-32), which is scheduled to sunset on September 30, 2014. The AIR-B Network is an interdisciplinary, multi-site network of researchers working together with communities to provide national leadership in research to improve the behavioral, mental, social, and/ or cognitive health and wellbeing of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. The AIR-B Network conducts protocol-based research to advance effective intervention strategies aimed at improving social and behavioral health and well-being among underserved children and adolescents with ASD, in both home and school settings; provides a research environment that is supportive of the professional development of emerging researchers interested in autism intervention research; disseminates critical information on its research findings to inform researchers, care providers, policymakers, other stakeholders in the field, and the public, including families with children and adolescents with ASD; and promotes the translation of network findings into practice settings and communities that will result in improved care. The AIR-P Network is an interdisciplinary, multi-site research network of clinicians and researchers that provides national leadership in research to improve the physical health and well-being of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. The AIR-P Network conducts protocol-based research to advance effective treatment strategies; develops and updates evidence-based guidelines and validates tools for interventions; provides a research environment that supports the professional development of emerging researchers interested in autism intervention research; disseminates critical information on its research findings to inform researchers, care providers, policymakers, other stakeholders in the field, and the public, including families with children and adolescents with ASD; and promotes the translation of findings into practice settings and communities that will result in improved care.
Discretionary Grant Program
Document Number: 2014-13005
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
HRSA will be issuing non-competitive awards under the F2F HIC program. Approximately $5 million will be made available in the form of a grant to current grantees (see below) covering the period of 6/1/ 2014-5/31/2015. This will provide for an extension of the program, as provided for in Section 1203 of the Pathway for SGR Reform Act of 2013 (Pub. L. 113-67) and Section 207 of the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 (Pub. L. 113-93) with the least disruption to the states, communities, and constituencies that currently receive assistance and services from these grantees.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request
Document Number: 2014-13003
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-04
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
In compliance with Section 3507(a)(1)(D) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has submitted an Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. Comments submitted during the first public review of this ICR will be provided to OMB. OMB will accept further comments from the public during the review and approval period.
Statement of Organization, Functions and Delegations of Authority
Document Number: 2014-12726
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-03
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration