Office of Primary Care and Rural Health
New Grant Application Available Now!
August 15, 2014
2014-2016 State Primary Care Grant Program Applications
The application and guidance for the State Primary Care Grant Program will be posted August 18, 2014. There will be two applications posted; one for primary care agencies, and one for referral agencies. Please carefully read through all of the documents associated with your application to ensure accuracy and completeness. This is a competitive grant application cycle, so the quality of the application is extremely important. Applications will be due September 2, 2014 by 5 p.m. MST. They must be emailed, as no faxed, mailed or hand delivered copies will be accepted.
- Letter from OPCRH, RE: Additional State Primary Care Grant Program
- Primary Care Agency guidance and application
- Referral Agency guidance and application
Rule Amendment Published for Primary Care Grants Program for Medically Underserved Populations
July 15, 2014
A rule Amendment has been published in the Utah State Digest, Division of Administrative Rules, for R434.30 Primary Care Grant Program (new name).
Comments will be accepted no later than at 5:00 PM on August 14, 2014. Rule MAY become effective on August 21, 2014.
The change in Section 26-10b and rule allow the department to provide financial assistance to new and continuation public entities and community based organizations that provide primary health care to medically underserved populations. Applicants selected to receive an award will provide primary health care within their specified project to Utah medically underserved populations.
Please go to the following Link to review:
Post Your Health Care Professional Job Opportunities FREE of CHARGE
July 1, 2014
Utah practice sites, including rural hospitals, federally qualified health centers, certified rural health clinics, public health departments, not-for-profit practices, as well as for-profit practices can post employment opportunities on the 3RNet site FREE OF CHARGE through the Utah Department of Health, Office of Primary Care and Rural Health, membership in the 3RNet.
Membership in the 3RNet for the Office of Primary Care and Rural Health is 100 percent funded through the federal Primary Care Office, grant award number U68HP11436, CFDA number 93.130, and the federal State Office of Rural Health, grant award number H95RH00129, CFDA number 93.913.
If you have questions about the 3RNet site, you can contact them directly at www.3rnet.org or you can contact the Office of Primary Care and Rural Health, Ms. Erin L. Olsen, at 801-273-6618, email@example.com
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October 21, 2013
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