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Regional Telehealth Resource Center Program

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits
to Develop and Provide Remote Health Services

Agency Type:

Federal

Funding Source:

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US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) and Office for the Advancement of Telehealth (OAT)

Conf. Date:

11/17/20

Deadline Date:

01/21/21 11:59 PM ET

Description:

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Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit and for-profit entities, community-based and faith-based organizations, and tribes to develop and provide remote health services. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Funding is intended to support telehealth programs serving rural areas and populations.

This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Regional Telehealth Resource Center (RTRC) Program. RTRCs assist health care organizations, health care networks, and health care providers in the implementation of cost-effective telehealth programs to serve rural areas and populations. RTRCs also assist patients and families living in rural areas with telehealth technology to obtain health services. RTRCs will serve as focal points for advancing the effective use of telehealth technologies in their respective communities and states.

Applicants are encouraged to include populations that have historically suffered from poorer health outcomes, health disparities, and other inequities, as compared to the rest of the rural population, when addressing telehealth technical assistance. Examples of these populations include, but are not limited to, racial and ethnic minorities, people/persons experiencing homelessness, pregnant women, disabled individuals, youth and adolescents, etc.
Should the public health emergency still be in place at the time of this funding notice, and in response to this public health emergency, you may include COVID-19 related activities in your application. Activities could include an increased emphasis on telehealth support for providers and patients during the public health emergency response. Applicants that focus on such emergency use of telehealth should also outline plans to shift priorities for changing needs and uses of telehealth. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 193015

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$3,900,000

Number of Grants:

Up to twelve (12) cooperative agreements

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $325,000 per year

Term of Contract:

Period of Performance: September 1, 2021, through August 31, 2024 (three (3) years)

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligible applicants include domestic public, non-profit, and for-profit entities. Faith-based and community-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations are eligible to apply.

RTRCs can be collaborative organizations, composed of more than one entity, but only one entity is the applicant organization of record. All other organizations may be members of the consortium or network.

This program provides a funding preference for some applicants. For more information, see p. 29 of the NOFO in Supporting Documents below.

Pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 254c-14(k) you cannot use funds under this notice for the
following purposes:
(1) To acquire real property;
(2) For expenditures to purchase or lease equipment, to the extent that the expenditures would exceed 20 percent of the total award funds;
(3) In the case of a project involving a telehealth network, to purchase or install transmission equipment;
(4) To pay for any equipment or transmission costs not directly related to the purposes for this award;
(5) To purchase or install general purpose voice telephone systems;
(6) For construction; or
(7) For expenditures for indirect costs (as determined by the Secretary), to the extent that the expenditures would exceed 15 percent of the total award funds.

Pre-proposal Conference:

HRSA has scheduled the following technical assistance: Webinar
Day and Date: Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Time: 2 – 4 p.m. ET
Call-In Number: 1-888-566-6169
Participant Code: 4857449
Weblink: https://hrsa.connectsolutions.com/rtrc_ta_webinar_for_applicants/
Playback Number: 1-800-925-0851
Passcode: 1621

Pre-Application Information:

The due date for applications under this NOFO is January 21, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. ET. HRSA suggests submitting applications to Grants.gov at least 3 calendar days before the deadline to allow for any unforeseen circumstances.

HRSA will issue the Notice of Award (NOA) prior to the start date of September 1, 2021.

Required Registrations:
- Ensure your SAM.gov and Grants.gov registrations and passwords are current immediately! HRSA will not approve deadline extensions for lack of registration.
- You must obtain a valid DUNS number, also known as the Unique Entity Identifier (UEI), and provide that number in the application.

Registration in all systems, including SAM.gov and Grants.gov, may take up to 1 month to complete.

Multiple applications from an organization are not allowable and an organization cannot apply as both a Regional TRC (HRSA-21-022) and as a National TRC (HRSA21-023). Applicants may only apply to serve one region. You must specify which region you intend to serve.

View this opportunity on Grants.gov: https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=328966

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

You may request additional information and/or technical assistance regarding business, administrative, or fiscal issues related to this NOFO by contacting:
Nancy Gaines, Grants Management Specialist
Division of Grants Management Operations, OFAM
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane, Mailstop 10SWH03
Rockville, MD 20857
Telephone: (301) 443-5382
Email: ngaines@hrsa.gov

You may request additional information regarding the overall program issues and/or technical assistance related to this NOFO by contacting:
Michelle Carnes, Project Officer, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy
Attn: Regional Telehealth Resource Center Program
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane, Mailstop 17W59-D
Rockville, MD 20857
Telephone: (301) 443-0007
Email: mcarnes@hrsa.gov

HRSA Contact Center
Telephone: (877) 464-4772
TTY: (877) 897-9910
Web: http://www.hrsa.gov/about/contact/ehbhelp.aspx

GRANTS.GOV Applicant Support
1-800-518-4726
support@grants.gov

CFDA Number:

93.211

Funding or Pin Number:

HRSA-21-022

URL for Full Text (RFP):

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USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

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