Linking Eligibility Across the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Parts - Dissemination Assistance Provider

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
January 3rd, 2024
Close Date
March 4th, 2024
Total Funding
$2,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$2,000,000.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
HRSA-24-057

Agency

Health Resources and Services Administration (HHS-HRSA)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Health

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is offering funding for the Linking Eligibility Across the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Parts - Dissemination Assistance Provider program. This program aims to improve access to care for people with HIV by promoting efficiencies in RWHAP eligibility and confirmation across all RWHAP Parts. The program will fund one cooperative agreement for up to two years. The recipient of the award will be responsible for examining current eligibility determination and confirmation processes, identifying barriers facing providers and clients, developing and disseminating materials about eligibility processes, and facilitating peer-to-peer information exchange. The program objectives include promoting efficiencies in intake, navigation, and determination of RWHAP client eligibility, improving the customer experience with applying for and continuing RWHAP services, reducing administrative burden for clients and providers, and increasing the availability of tools for streamlining eligibility processes. Organizations eligible for funding include public or private non-profit entities, state or local governments, academic institutions, local health departments, non-profit hospitals or outpatient clinics, community health centers, and tribal organizations. The deadline for applications is March 4, 2024. For more information, contact LaQuanta P. Smalley at lsmalley@hrsa.gov.

Description

This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Linking Eligibility Across the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Parts - Dissemination Assistance Provider program. The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB) will fund one cooperative agreement for up to two years to: 1. Examine current eligibility determination and confirmation processes in place across all RWHAP Parts and identify administrative, technical, and legal barriers facing providers and clients. 2. Identify best practices and facilitators that improve navigation for clients who seek services from multiple RWHAP recipients and subrecipients. 3. Develop and disseminate materials about eligibility determination and confirmation processes including cost analysis tools, examples, and lessons learned. 4. Facilitate peer-to-peer information exchange and dissemination of information. Specifically, the award recipient will conduct activities noted in the Program Requirements and Expectations section. The goal of the Linking Eligibility Across the RWHAP Parts - Dissemination Assistance Provider program is to increase access to care for people with HIV by promoting efficiencies in RWHAP eligibility and confirmation across all RWHAP Parts. The program objectives are as follows: • Promote efficiencies in the intake, navigation, and determination of RWHAP client eligibility and eligibility confirmations across all RWHAP Parts. • Improve the customer experience with applying for and continuing RWHAP services. • Reduce administrative burden for RWHAP clients and providers. • Increase the availability of tools that RWHAP recipients and subrecipients can adopt and adapt to help streamline eligibility processes across all RWHAP Parts. For the purposes of this funding opportunity, “all RWHAP Parts” refers to RWHAP Parts A through D and Part F (dental programs). For more details, see Program Requirements and Expectations.

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Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant