District of Columbia Community Health Administration (CHA) and Department of Health (DC Health)
10/18/19 6:00 PM
Grants ranging from $25,000 to $45,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit, public, and private primary care clinics, federally qualified health centers, and health systems for clinical quality-improvement interventions and clinical quality data monitoring. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying.
The goal of the program is to improve diabetes, hypertension, and blood cholesterol control through a Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycle approach. The target populations are adults, age 18 and older, including women of childbearing age at high risk for development of heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, and/or high cholesterol; low-income residents; African American residents; and residents of Wards 5, 7 and 8.
Although DC has a robust health care system, there are still major disparities that exist in the utilization of preventive care and the
prevalence and impacts of cardiovascular disease and related risk factors.
Applicants must choose at three of the five following strategies:
For additional information about these strategies, see: https://opgs.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/opgs/publication/attachments/Million%20Hearts%20QI%20RFA_09.13.19.pdf#page=15
Grantees will also participate in DC Health’s DC Million Hearts Learning Collaborative (MHLC) comprised of a diverse group of partners, including national and regional organizations, community organizations and programs, local health care systems, and academic organizations. Project activities can include designing and implementing CQI activities within a health system to support chronic disease care (specifically related to heart disease, diabetes, hypertension and cholesterol) and establishing protocols/policy changes within a health system’s workflow and structure to support and encourage sustainable intervention implementation among all involved staff.
GrantWatch ID#: 186995
Up to 6
Minimum Award Amount: $25,000
Maximum Award Amount: $45,000
The anticipated project period is four years: December 1, 2019 – June 29, 2023. The projected first budget period is December 1, 2019 – June 29, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register and aApply online: https://dcdoh.force.com/GO__ApplicantLogin2
Riana Buford, MSA, MCHES, Public Health Analyst, Chronic Disease Division
Brenda Ramsey-Boone, Office of Grants Monitoring & Program Evaluation
Office of Grants Management and Resource Development
(202) 442- 9237
Community Health Administration
DC Department of Health
899 North Capitol Street, NE, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20002
FO-CHA-PG-00004-028 (RFA# CHA_MHQI09.13.19)
USA: Washington, DC