March 24, 2014
The Office of Rural Health Policy (ORHP) is pleased to announce the release of the FY 2014 Rural Access to Emergency Devices Grant Program (funding opportunity announcement number: HRSA-14-129). The purpose of ORHP’s Rural Access to Emergency Devices Grant Program is to: 1) purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs) that have been approved, or cleared for marketing, by the Food and Drug Administration; 2) provide defibrillator and basic life support training in automated external defibrillator usage through the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross, or other nationally recognized training courses; and 3) place the AEDs in rural communities with local organizations. Successful applicants may request up to $150,000 per for up to three years. ORHP expects to fund approximately 3 grantees.
January 10, 2014
Missouri Rural County Changes and Rural Eligibility and Telehealth Reimbursement
Counties that no longer have any eligible rural area:
Bollinger, Caldwell, Cape Girardeau, Cass, Dallas, Lincoln, Osage, Warren, Webster
Counties that now have eligible areas:
Counties that were part rural but are now all rural:
The websites for Rural Eligibility and Telehealth Reimbursement are:
December 6, 2013
The original date for this announcement was today, but we now have a new deadline. The NEW HRSA-14-044 deadline for application submission is on December 9th, 2013 at 11:59 P.M. EST. Grants.gov will be offline this weekend beginning Friday, December 6th, at 12:01 AM until Sunday, December 8th, 2013 at 11:59 PM. Please inform applicants as they approach you regarding any issues they may have submitting into www.grants.gov. The system should be up and running first thing Monday morning and we recommend applicants submit as soon as it is back up.