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  Funding Opportunity Details
 
 -326187-Flex Program Operational Performance Improvement RFP 58820018
  Health Care Delivery Systems
  Application Deadline: 11/05/2019 4:00 PM
 
 
Award Amount Range: Not Applicable
Project Start Date: 01/01/2020
Project End Date: 08/31/2020
Award Announcement Date: 12/03/2019
Eligible Applicant:
Program Officer: Melana Hammond
Phone: 515-281-4900 x
Email: melana.hammond@idph.iowa.gov
Categorical Area:
 
 
Description
 
 

It is the responsibility of the Applicant to review all Attachments listed below for additional details regarding this Funding Opportunity.

The issuance of this Funding Opportunity in no way constitutes a commitment by IDPH to award a contract.

Purpose

The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) # 58820018 is to solicit applications that will enable the Iowa Department of Public Health (referred to as Department) to select the most qualified applicant to provide operational services and support to Iowa’s 82 critical access hospitals (CAHs) to improve operational performance.

The Department is actively working to strengthen our capacity to address health inequities in Iowa. Health equity is defined as the attainment of the highest possible level of health for all people by achieving the environmental, social, economic and other conditions in which all people have the opportunity to attain their highest possible level of health. This program promotes health equity through promoting operational improvement of CAHs serving rural Iowans.

Schedule of Important Dates (All times and dates listed are local Iowa time.)

The following dates are set forth for informational purposes.  The Department reserves the right to change them.

EVENT

DATE

RFP Issued

September 24, 2019

Written Questions and Responses

 

Round 1 Questions Due:

Responses Posted By:

October 1, 2019

October 8, 2019

Final Questions Due:

Responses Posted By:

October 15, 2019

October 22, 2019

Applications Due

November 5, 2019 by 4:00 PM Local Iowa Time

Post Notice of Intent to Award

December 3, 2019

 
 
 
 Attachments
 
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Description File Name File Size
A Flex Program Operational Improvement RFP 58820018 A Flex Program Operational Improvement RFP 58820018.pdf 277 KB
B IowaGrants Registration Instructions B IowaGrants Registration Instructions.pdf 874 KB
C IDPH Application Instruction Guidance C IDPH Application Instruction Guidance.pdf 1.9 MB
D DRAFT FY20 Flex Program Operational Improvement Contract Template D DRAFT FY20 Flex Program Operational Improvement Contract Template.pdf 206 KB
E DRAFT FY20 Flex Program Operational Improvement Application Score Tool E DRAFT FY20 Flex Program Operational Improvement Application Score Tool.pdf 240 KB
 
 
 Website Links
 
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URL Description
http://www.ruralcenter.org/tasc/mbqip MBQIP Resources
http://www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Medicare-Learning-Network-MLN/MLNProducts/downloads/CritAccessHospfctsht.pdf CMS Critical Access Hospital Information
http://idph.iowa.gov/finance/funding-opportunities/general-conditions DPH General Conditions
http://www.ruralcenter.org/tasc/flex Flex Program Information
 
 
 
 
 
 
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