Technical and Non-Financial Assistance to Health Centers

To provide necessary technical and non-financial assistance to potential and existing health centers, including training and assistance to: (1) increase access to care; (2) achieve operational excellence; and (3) enhance health outcomes and health equity for individuals and communities (performance improvement
and special initiatives).

Agency - Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.

Office - See Regional Agency Offices.

See Regional Agency Offices.

For questions about National Cooperative Agreements funding notices, email BPHCNCA@hrsa.gov.

For questions about Primary Care Association funding notices, email BPHCPCA@hrsa.gov.
Website Address

http://www.hrsa.gov/




Selected Recipients for this Program


RecipientAmount Start DateEnd Date
North American Management And Business Corporation $ 788,231   2011-09-012014-06-30
Community Health Centers Of Arkansas Inc $ 106,875   2006-09-012011-02-28
Tennessee Primary Care Association $ 106,875   2006-09-012011-02-28
Michigan Primary Care Association $ 103,786   2006-09-012011-02-28
Wisconsin Primary Health Care Association, Inc. $ 107,375   2006-09-012011-02-28
New Mexico Primary Care Association $ 106,875   2006-09-012011-02-28
Rhode Island Health Center Association $ 106,875   2006-09-012011-02-28
Oklahoma Community Health Centers Inc $ 106,875   2006-09-012011-02-28
Mid-atlantic Association Of Community Health Centers, Inc. $ 106,875   2006-09-012011-02-28
North Carolina Community Health Center Association $ 106,867   2006-09-012011-02-28



Program Accomplishments

Not Applicable.

Uses and Use Restrictions

Recipients will be expected to provide certain technical and non-financial assistance to health centers and other qualified organizations at a state or national level.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility

Eligible applicants include public, non-profit, and for-profit entities, including federally recognized Indian Tribal governments and Native American and faith-based organizations, that can provide training and technical assistance on a national or state/regional level to health centers and other community-based organizations with similar missions. Applications may be submitted by current State and Regional Primary Care Associations, National Cooperative Agreements, or new organizations that care to provide training and technical assistance to potential and existing health centers.

Beneficiary Eligibility

Population groups in medically underserved areas, medically underserved populations, and special populations such migratory and seasonal agricultural workers, people experiencing homelessness, and public housing residents.

Credentials/Documentation

Applicants should review the applicable HRSA notice(s) of funding opportunity issued under this CFDA program for any required proof or certifications which must be submitted prior to or simultaneous with submission of an application package. 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles applies to this program.

Aplication and Award Process

Preapplication Coordination

Pre-application coordination is required.

Environmental impact information is not required for this program.

This program is eligible for coverage under E.O.

12372, 'Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs.' An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review.

Environmental impact information is not required for this program.

This program is eligible for coverage under E.O.

12372, 'Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs.' An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review.

Application Procedures

2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program.

Award Procedures

Notification is made in writing by a Notice of Award.

Deadlines

Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.

Authorization

Public Health Services Act, as amended, Title III, Section 330(l), (42 U.S.C 254b).

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

From 120 to 180 days. Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.

Appeals

Not Applicable.

Renewals

Awards to support projects beyond the first budget year will be contingent upon Congressional appropriation, compliance with applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, demonstrated organizational capacity to accomplish the project's goals, satisfactory performance, and a determination that continued funding would be in the best interest of the federal government.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

This program has no statutory formula. This program has no matching requirements. This program does not have MOE requirements.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

Awards are made annually. After awards are issued, funds are released in accordance with HHS payment procedures, which may be through an Electronic Transfer System or a Monthly Cash Request System. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Awardees draw down funds, as necessary, from the Payment Management System (PMS). PMS is the centralized web based payment system for HHS awards. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Awardees draw down funds, as necessary, from the Payment Management System (PMS). PMS is the centralized web based payment system for HHS awards.

Post Assistance Requirements

Reports

The awardee will be required to submit federal financial reports (see the program announcement and notice of award for details for each required report).

The awardee must submit a quarterly electronic Federal Financial Report (FFR) Cash Transaction Report via the Payment Management System within 30 days of the end of each calendar quarter.

A Federal Financial Report (SF-425) is due according to the following schedule: http://www.hrsa.gov/grants/manage/technicalassistance/federalfinancialreport/ffrschedule.pdf.

A final report is due within 90 days after the project period ends.

If applicable, the awardee must submit a Tangible Personal Property Report (SF-428) and any related forms within 90 days after the project period ends.

New awards (?Type 1?) issued under this funding opportunity announcement are subject to the reporting requirements of the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act (FFATA) of 2006 (Pub.

L.

109?282), as amended by section 6202 of Public Law 110?252, and implemented by 2 CFR Part 170.

Grant and cooperative agreement recipients must report information for each first-tier subaward of $25,000 or more in federal funds and executive total compensation for the recipient?s and subrecipient?s five most highly compensated executives as outlined in Appendix A to 2 CFR Part 170 (FFATA details are available online at http://www.hrsa.gov/grants/ffata.html).

Competing continuation awardees, etc.

may be subject to this requirement and will be so notified in the Notice of Award.

Expenditure reports are not applicable.

Performance monitoring includes ongoing work plan collaboration, review of technical assistance materials, and review of annual progress reports; it may include periodic site visits.

The awardee must submit a quarterly electronic Federal Financial Report (FFR) Cash Transaction Report via the Payment Management System within 30 days of the end of each calendar quarter.

A Federal Financial Report (SF-425) is due according to the following schedule: http://www.hrsa.gov/grants/manage/technicalassistance/federalfinancialreport/ffrschedule.pdf.

A final report is due within 90 days after the project period ends.

If applicable, the awardee must submit a Tangible Personal Property Report (SF-428) and any related forms within 90 days after the project period ends.

New awards (?Type 1?) issued under this funding opportunity announcement are subject to the reporting requirements of the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act (FFATA) of 2006 (Pub.

L.

109?282), as amended by section 6202 of Public Law 110?252, and implemented by 2 CFR Part 170.

Grant and cooperative agreement recipients must report information for each first-tier subaward of $25,000 or more in federal funds and executive total compensation for the recipient?s and subrecipient?s five most highly compensated executives as outlined in Appendix A to 2 CFR Part 170 (FFATA details are available online at http://www.hrsa.gov/grants/ffata.html).

Competing continuation awardees, etc.

may be subject to this requirement and will be so notified in the Notice of Award.

Expenditure reports are not applicable.

Performance monitoring includes ongoing work plan collaboration, review of technical assistance materials, and review of annual progress reports; it may include periodic site visits.

Audits

In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503. In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503.

Records

Awardees are required to maintain grant accounting records for 3 years after the date they submit the Federal Financial Report (FFR). If any litigation, claim, negotiation, audit, or other action involving the award has been started before the expiration of the 3-year period, the records shall be retained until completion of the action and resolution of all issues which arise from it, or until the end of the regular 3-year period, whichever is later.

Financial Information

Account Identification

75-0350-0-1-550.

Obigations

(Cooperative Agreements) FY 16 $67,348,597; FY 17 est $54,000,000; and FY 18 est $54,000,000 - State and Regional Primary Care Associations. (Cooperative Agreements) FY 16 $20,802,695; FY 17 est $21,000,000; and FY 18 est $21,000,000 - National Cooperative Agreements.

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

$448,662 to $6,375,000; average $1,008,290.

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

This program is subject to the provisions of 45 CFR Part 92 for State, local and tribal governments and 45 CFR Part 74 for institutions of higher education, hospitals, other nonprofit organizations and commercial organizations, as applicable. HRSA awards are subject to the requirements of the HHS Grants Policy Statement (HHS GPS) that are applicable based on recipient type and purpose of award. The HHS GPS is available at http://www.hrsa.gov/grants.

Information Contacts

Regional or Local Office

See Regional Agency Offices. See Regional Agency Offices. For questions about National Cooperative Agreements funding notices, email BPHCNCA@hrsa.gov. For questions about Primary Care Association funding notices, email BPHCPCA@hrsa.gov.

Headquarters Office

Bureau of Primary Health Care 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 16N16, Rockville, Maryland 20857 Phone: (301) 594-4300

Criteria for Selecting Proposals

Applicants seeking to provide technical and non-financial assistance to health centers will be evaluated on their ability to provide national, state, or regional-specific training and technical assistance in the following areas: (1) increase access to care; (2) achieve operational excellence; and (3) enhance health outcomes and health equity for individuals and communities (performance improvement and special initiatives). Activities under each core function must support and advance the HRSA mission. The extent and type of activities under each core function should depend on demonstrated programs needs and HRSA priorities. See specific details in each Notice of Funding Opportunity issued with this CFDA number.



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