HHS Issues $12 Million ACA Funding to Support Health Centers Train Primary Care Providers


credit: Flickr

Health and Human Services (HHS) announces $12 million Affordable Care Act funds to help 32 Teaching Health Centers implement training in their primary care residency programs nationwide.

The funding will enable to train over 300 residents during the 2013-2014 academic year. The Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education Payment Program is created by the Affordable Care Act and administered by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).


Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Service Learning

Programs that combine meaningful service to the community with curriculum based learning and structured reflection so that students connect what they are learning to the service performed. Community-based Learning; Community Service; Learn and Serve America Programs; Service-learning

    Federal Programs Related to - Health Care, General/Other

    Programs which help people achieve and maintain physical well-being through prevention, screening, evaluation and treatment and the provision of family planning, maternity and other services that relate to human reproduction.

    Federal Programs Related to - Quality of Health Care

    Programs concerned with the levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality. Evaluation of Health Care; Health Care Quality; Health Professions Review; Medical Audit; Medical Peer Review; Medical Review;

    Federal Programs Related to - Health Care Equipment & Supplies Provision

    Programs that provide necessary medication, sickroom equipment, medical bandages, respiratory aids and other medical supplies that are required by people who are convalescing following surgery or illness. Adapted Health Care Devices; Adhesive Dressings; Air Purifiers; Apnea Monitors; Bandages; Bed Pans; Bed Trays; Blood Pressure Monitors; Cardiac Monitors; Clinitron Beds; Colostomy Supplies; Diabetic Supplies; Gauze; Heart Monitors; Hernia Supports; Ileostomy Supplies; Incontinence Supplies; Insulin; Ionizers; IV Equipment; Medical Dressing; Medication Dispensing Systems; Monitoring Equipment; Ostomy Supplies; Oxygen Concentrators; Parasitic Disease Drug Service; Patient Sanitary Appliances; Portable Urinals; Portable Volume Ventilators; Prescription Drugs; Respiratory Aids; Sanitary Chairs; Sickroom Equipment; Sickroom Supplies; Splints; Surgical Stockings; Therapy Beds; Traction Equipment; Urostomy Supplies; Ventilators


      Share This Page


      Social Entrepreneurship
      Spotlight



      Social Enterprise Provides Transformative, Authentic Mentoring To Canada’s At-risk Youth

      Social Enterprise Provides Transformative, Authentic Mentoring To Canada’s At-risk Youth
      Chris Blackwood is the founder of Helping Neighbourhoods Implement Change, a social enterprise that offers...

      Share on Facebook

      Jobs Sponsored By
      Loans for Community Growth

        Social Services Jobs
        Education Jobs
        Executive Director Jobs
        Substance Abuse Jobs
        Program Director Jobs


      Community Information and News

      Community Information and News