Notice of Single Source Award Based on Non-Statutory Earmark to the Delta Region Community Health Systems Development Program
The purpose of the Delta Region Community Health Systems Development program is to support collaboration with and input from the Delta Regional Authority to develop a pilot program to help underserved rural communities in the Delta region identify and better address their health care needs and to help small rural hospitals improve their financial and operational performance. The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 appropriations increased the funding line that supports the Delta Region Community Health Systems Development program by $4,000,000. This increases the overall FY 2019 award for the Delta program from $4,000,000 to $8,000,000. The current award recipient has a need for additional funds to support activities performed under the scope of this program. The current award recipient will use a multipronged approach to deliver phased-in technical assistance (TA), in an effort to provide intensive assistance to all eight Delta Region communities.
Notice of Supplemental Award to the Association of State Territorial Public Health Nutrition Directors for the Children's Healthy Weight Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Cooperative Agreement
HRSA announces the award of a supplement in the amount of $300,000 for the Children's Healthy Weight Collaborative Improvement and Innovation (CoIIN) cooperative agreement. The supplement will permit the Association of State Territorial Public Health Nutrition Directors, the cooperative agreement recipient, during the period of September 1, 2019-August 31, 2020, to collect and analyze additional data from state teams and conduct a robust evaluation of their collective impact approach to prevent childhood obesity.