The Bureau of Community and Environmental Health’s Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Programs will be soliciting work plan and budget proposals from eligible primary care healthcare systems and ADA/AADE diabetes self-management education programs (DSME) to develop and implement strategies that improve hypertension and diabetes outcomes for the fiscal year (July 1, 2016 – June 29, 2017).
The goals of this funding are to improve hypertension and diabetes outcomes through:
• Improved delivery and use of quality clinical and other health services aimed at preventing and managing high blood pressure and diabetes; and
• Increase links between community and clinical organizations to support prevention, self-management and control of diabetes, high blood pressure, and obesity
To apply for the funding outlined above download the FOA
, review and join the Hypertension and Diabetes Improvement Funding Opportunity Q&A call on Monday, August 1, 2016.
Please see the timeline below for important dates and information related to this funding opportunity.
Monday, July 18, 2016 Funding Opportunity Announcement
Monday, August 1 2016
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. M.T.
Access Code: 832-768-965 Conference call for Q & A
Friday, August 19, 2016
Application deadline by 5:00 pm M.T.
Friday, September 2, 2016 Grantees will be notified
September 6 - 30, 2016
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 Estimated Activities Start Date
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Funds must be spent and activities completed