Search our online database to find details on beneficiaries of major grants, funding strategies and more, dating back to 1992, or download the database here. A few select grant types, such as sponsorships, are not included here; complete grant listings are available in our federal tax returns. While we continue to translate all of these entries into Spanish, please note that some of this information is currently available only in English.Showing 10 of 220 results
Colorado Health Professions Workforce Policy Collaborative
$510,000
2008 to 2012

Managed by the Colorado Rural Health Center, the Collaborative convened policy leaders, health care providers, educational institutions, and economic development and workforce planning authorities to collectively establish a strategic public policy framework for Colorado to advance health professions workforce priorities to address the shortage of providers and strengthen the health care system.

Nurse Workforce and Patient Care Task Force (Colorado Hospital Association)
$35,000
2008

Supported the Colorado Hospital Association in developing standards and processes to measure and disclose nurses' contribution to the quality of patient care in licensed health care facilities, pursuant to Executive Order B 002 07.

National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)
$20,000
2008

Supported the NCSL to conduct an intensive health policy seminar for Colorado state legislators to provide them detailed information on each of the policy strategies included in the report from the Blue Ribbon Commission on Health Care Reform.

Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc.
$34,103
2008

Conducted local outreach in support of the Frontline film Sick Around the World, which explores how other industrialized countries deliver health care and what the United States might learn from their experience. A follow-up film, Sick Around America, focuses on the 225 million Americans under 65 not covered by Medicaid or Medicare who seek access to health care via the private insurance market. Learn more.

Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence – Expanding Advanced Nursing Skills for Leading Quality Initiatives
$380,000
2008 to 2012

Supporting the Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence in expanding the leadership skills of some 140 frontline nurses to implement quality initiatives that improve patient care statewide. The program built on evidence gained from a HRSA-funded nurse leadership program.

Patient-centered Medical Home Pilot Evaluation
$200,000
2008 to 2012

A multi-state, quasi-experimental evaluation of the Patient-centered Medical Home (PCMH) model in Colorado was conducted by the Harvard University School of Public Health. This evaluation identified factors associated with the implementation of the PCMH model as well as the outcomes related to patient and physician experiences, changes in quality of care measures and cost. With claims data from the participating insurance companies, the evaluation examined utilization and costs for patients in the pilot sites relative to similar patients in the comparison groups.

Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) – System Improvements
$946,830
2007 to 2011

Funding to strengthen HCPF staff, planning, outreach and public education efforts to support the development and implementation of health care system improvements in Colorado. As well, through the Colorado Governor's Building Blocks to Health Care Reform and Executive Order D 005 08, the establishment of the Center for Improving Value in Health Care (CIVHC) to identify and pursue strategies for quality improvement, cost containment and improved population health.

Office of the Colorado Governor
$445,280
2007 to 2012

Supported a staff position in the Colorado Governor's Policy Office to assist with the implementation of laws that will increase access to health for all Coloradans.

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