Rural Access to Emergency Devices Grant and Public Access to Defibrillation Demonstration Grant

The purpose of the Rural Access to Emergency Devices (RAED) Grant Program is to (1) purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs) that have been approved, or cleared for marketing, by the Food and Drug Administration; (2) provide defibrillator and basic life support training in automated external

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defibrillator usage through the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross, or other nationally recognized training courses, and (3) place the AEDs in rural communities with local organizations.



The Public Access Defibrillation Demonstration Project (PADDP) grant program supports innovative, comprehensive, community-based public access defibrillation demonstration projects that: (1) provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation to cardiac arrest victims in unique settings; (2) provide training to community members in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation; and (3) maximize community access to automated external defibrillators (AED).


The purpose of the Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal (ROOR) Grant Program is to reduce the incidences of morbidity and mortality related to opioid overdoses in rural communities through the purchase and placement of emergency devices used to rapidly reverse the effects of opioid overdoses and training of licensed healthcare professionals and emergency responders on their use.

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.

RAED Program Contact: Michele Pray Gibson, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 17W21-C, Rockville, MD 20857.

Telephone: (301) 443-7320.

PADDP Program Contact: Michele Pray Gibson, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 17W21-C, Rockville, MD 20857.

Telephone: (301) 443-7320. ROOR Program Contact: Michele Pray Gibson, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 17W21-C, Rockville, MD 20857.

Telephone: (301) 443-7320.
Website Address

http://www.hrsa.gov


Relevant Nonprofit Program Categories





Selected Recipients for this Program


RecipientAmount Start DateEnd Date
Penn Highlands Healthcare $ 100,000   2015-09-012017-08-31
Erie, County Of $ 100,000   2015-09-012017-08-31
Meadows Regional Medical Center, Inc. $ 300,000   2014-09-012017-08-31
Ashe Memorial Hospital, Inc $ 186,541   2014-09-012017-08-31
Pleasant Valley Hospital, Inc. $ 66,830   2015-09-012017-08-31
South Carolina Office Of Rural Health $ 300,000   2014-09-012017-08-31
Baystate Franklin Medical Center $ 91,118   2015-09-012017-08-31
Desert View Regional Medical Center Holdings, Llc $ 35,135   2015-09-012017-08-31
Michigan Rural Ems Network $ 300,000   2014-09-012017-08-31
The Health & Hospital Corp Of Marion County $ 276,926   2014-09-012017-08-31



Program Accomplishments

Not Applicable.

Uses and Use Restrictions

All funds awarded are to be expended solely for the purposes outlined in the approved projects.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility

RAED program: Awards will be made to community partnerships for purchase, placement and training for AEDs in eligible rural areas.

These partnerships are defined as a consortium of first responders (e.g., EMS, law enforcement and fire departments) and local for-profit and nonprofit entities that may include but are not limited to, long-term care facilities, rural health clinics, community health centers, post offices, libraries and other civic centers, athletic facilities, senior citizen and day care facilities, faith-based organizations and schools without AEDs.

An applicant must be part of a statewide, regional or multi-county consortium or rural community organization applying as a community partnership.

In addition to eligible rural areas in the 50 States, applicants or members of the partnership can be located in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Territories of the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Compact Free Association Jurisdictions of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia.

Federally-Recognized Indian Tribal Government and Native American Organizations are eligible to apply as long as they meet the eligibility requirements. PADDP program: Awards will be made to applicants for the purchase and placement of AEDs and for training on the use of the AEDs and cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

An applicant must be a political subdivision of a State, a Federally Recognized Native American Organization, or a Federally Recognized Indian Tribal Government. Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal (ROOR) program: Awards will be made to community partnerships comprised of local emergency responders, and other local non-profit and for profit entities involved in the prevention and treatment of opioid overdoses.

In addition to eligible rural areas in the 50 States, applicants or members of the partnership can be located in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Territories of the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Compact Free Association Jurisdictions of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia.

Federally-Recognized Indian Tribal Government and Native American Organizations are eligible to apply as long as they meet the eligibility requirements.

Beneficiary Eligibility

See above.

Credentials/Documentation

Applicants should review the individual HRSA funding opportunity announcement 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

Preapplication coordination is required.

Environmental impact information is not required for this program.

This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.

12372.

Application Procedures

2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. HRSA requires all applicants to apply electronically through Grants.gov. All qualified applications will be forwarded to an objective review committee. Based on the advice of the objective review committee, the HRSA program official with delegated authority is responsible for final selection and funding decisions.

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 Improvement Act Title IV ? Cardiac Arrest Survival, Subtitle B ? Rural Access to Emergency Devices, Section 413, Public Law 106-505 (42 U.S.C. 254c); Section 313 of the Public Health Service Act, (42 U.S.C. 245); P.L. 107-188 and P.L. 111-8, Section 4.

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

Approximately six months.

Appeals

Not Applicable.

Renewals

Awards may be made for up to 3-year project periods. Subject to availability of funds, after initial awards, projects may be renewed non-competitively contingent upon submission and approval of an application, availability of appropriated funds, and awardee's satisfactory performance.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

Statutory formulas are not applicable to this program. This program has no matching requirements. This program does not have MOE requirements.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

Awards are made annually. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Grantee drawdown funds, as necessary, from the Payment Management System (PMS). PMS is the centralized web based payment system for HHS awards.

Post Assistance Requirements

Reports

A final program report will be submitted to the Secretary, DHHS via ORHP within 90 days after the close of the budget period.

This report will include a retrospective review of how the AED(s) affected response times, pre-hospital mortality rates, etc.

No cash reports are required.

The awardee will be required to submit performance and progress reports as well as status-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) 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.

No expenditure reports are required.

A Performance Improvement Measurement System Report will be due annually within 30 days of the end of each budget period.

A Non-competing Continuation report is required once a year throughout their project period.

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.

Records

Grantees are required to maintain grant accounting records 3 years after the date they submit the Federal Financial Review (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

(Project Grants) FY 16 Not Available; FY 17 est $0; and FY 18 est $0 - Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal. (Project Grants) FY 16 Not Available; FY 17 est $0; and FY 18 est $0 - Rural Access to Emergency Devices. (Project Grants) FY 16 $0; FY 17 est $0; and FY 18 est $0 - Public Access Defibrillation Demonstration.

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

Rural Access to Emergency Devices Program: $93,603 to $200,000, $152,429 (average); Public Access Defibrillation Demonstration Project - $85,752 to $146,997, $116,375 (average); Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal Program: est. $100,000 to $100,000, $100,000 (average).

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

This program is subject to the provisions of 45 CFR Part 75. 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. RAED Program Contact: Michele Pray Gibson, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 17W21-C, Rockville, MD 20857. Telephone: (301) 443-7320. PADDP Program Contact: Michele Pray Gibson, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 17W21-C, Rockville, MD 20857. Telephone: (301) 443-7320. ROOR Program Contact: Michele Pray Gibson, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 17W21-C, Rockville, MD 20857. Telephone: (301) 443-7320.

Headquarters Office

Office of Rural Health Policy, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 5A 05, Rockville, Maryland 20857 Phone: (301) 443-0835.

Criteria for Selecting Proposals

For additional information, refer to the specific funding opportunities announcement.




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