Bureau of Primary Health Care All Programs Quarterly Webcast February 4, 2014 Bureau of Primary Health Care Health Resources and Services Administration Department of Health and Human Services
FY 2013 In-Review • $21 million for 43 Health Center Controlled Networks • $80 million for 197 School Based Capital Awards • $156 million in Outreach and Enrollment support to Health Centers and PCAs • $48 million in Base Adjustments • $19 million for 32 New Access Points
FY 2014 Spend Plan • Awarded: $150 Million for 236 New Access Points • Awarded: $58 Million in 1,157 one-time Outreach and Enrollment Grants to Health Centers • $35 Million for PCMH Capital Awards • $50 Million for Mental Health Service Expansion - Behavioral Health Integration • $110 Million in Base Adjustments • $300 Million in Expanded Services and/or New Access Points
2014 Program Policies • FINAL Governance PIN • FINAL Sliding Fee Discount Program PIN • FINAL Revised Total Budget PIN • Updated Site Visit Guide • Program Requirements “Manual”
Affordable Care Act Updates • As of December 31, 2013, health centers trained nearly 11,000 outreach and enrollment workers nationwide • In 2013, health centers educated or assisted more than 2 million Americans on affordable insurance options • Upcoming reissuance of the Essential Community Provider List (health centers can still be written in if a site is not on the list) • Keep sharing best practices and experiences with HRSA to share with CMS
Important Reminders • BPHC Website Feedback– in the digest or on our homepage (bphc.hrsa.gov) • Be on the look-out for upcoming TA calls on soon to be / recently released Funding Opportunity Announcements
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